Increasing folate supplementation for selected groups of Canadian women.

  title={Increasing folate supplementation for selected groups of Canadian women.},
  author={Gideon Koren and Y. Ingrid Goh},
  journal={Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Journal d'obstetrique et gynecologie du Canada : JOGC},
  volume={29 12},
After review of current evidence related to the potential risks and benefits of folic acid supplementation, we conclude that unless clinicians can be assured that pregnant women will reliably use prenatal vitamin supplements containing 0.8-1.1 mg of folate, the prenatal vitamin supplements should be combined with 5 mg of folate. 

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