Folic acid is a form of folate, a water-soluble B vitamin with multiple health benefits. It’s an essential pre-natal supplement, but it has plenty of other health-boosting properties for women and men in general.
- Improves fertility (in both men & women)
- Supports healthy tissue growth during pregnancy
- Keeps mom’s immune system strong during pregnancy
- Supports normal formation of baby’s spine & brain
- Protects against birth defects (neural tube defects like spina bifidia)
- Helps the body to produce & maintain healthy new cells
- Helps to make new red blood cells; prevents some types of anaemia
- Lowers risk of heart disease & stroke
- Improves breakdown of triglycerides; helps to prevent type 2 diabetes
- Helps cells combat DNA changes associated with cancer development
- Supports brain health; protects the brain from dementia & the effects of ageing
- Lifts the mood & combats depression
Viridian’s pure folic acid supplement is derived from organic lemons, certified by the Soil Association. It takes 385 lemons to produce 1kg of this folic acid extract, and each capsule has a fixed amount (400ug) of folic acid to give you the optimum daily dose.
Viridian Organic Folic Acid contains no pesticides, herbicides, preservatives or additives.
Each vegetarian capsule contains: Organic lemon extract (Orgen FA), providing 400ug of natural folic acid, in a base of organic alfalfa
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