why do we eat folwise tablets?

Question (Posted on :  18 May 2010 )


why do we eat folwise tablets?

Doctor's Response (Posted on : 19 May 2010 )


Hi.Folwise is combination of folicacid and Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) is an omega-3 fatty acid.Folwise is only needed in the early stages of pregnancy. It is given to prevent neural tube defects in the baby and morning sickness during the pregnancy.


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