Question: Hello I am 5 week pregnant can I take folic acid tab without consulting a doctor
Answer: Hello dear. Ideally you should consult gynae once you have tested oositive for getting the prenatal vitamins prescribed. Also get ur beta hcg done to see the growth of ur pregnancy. Hope it helps.
Question: Hii doctors, I want for planing next month, should i take folic acid??
Folic acid helps in neural birth defects in baby and lower the chance of miscarriage by preventing anemia, it does not work as a medicine which increases the chance of conception and assure conception.
Folic acid helps the body to create and maintain new cells specially RBC.
To ensure pregnancy and conceive you need to look at the other aspects too like;
Deciding to try for a baby is exciting. To have a healthy baby there are few things which needs to be workrd upon,
Firstly your health- Its not only the woman health but the mans health too is important for a healthy baby , you need to ensure it by sticking to a good diet, maintaining a healthy diet.
There are few food which boosts fertility like milk, cheese, yogurt, fatty fish, whole grains, eggs and loads of water and cut down on coffee, alcohol, processes food.
Secondly Intercourse- It plays major role in planning a baby, you need to get intimate on the most fertile days of yours which is at your ovulation time, which is generally 11-16 days after your first day of your last period.
There are a range of therapies too which boosts the fertility in you.
Keep yourself happy-healthy and without stress , enjoy a healthy conjugal life to welcome a healthy baby.