Q. Can I take Spirulina 500 mg tablet twice, to replace the intake of 2. 5 mg Folic acid and Vitamin B?

Answered by Dr. Deepak Kishore and medically reviewed by iCliniq medical review team.

 

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Can Spirulina 500 mg tablet be taken twice to replace the intake of 2.5 mg folic acid and vitamin B?


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Dr. Deepak Kishore
MBBS., MS(GENERAL SURGERY)., MCH(PEDIATRIC SURGERY
General Surgery, Paediatric Surgery, Paediatrics

Hi,

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The amount of folic acid or vitamin B available in a capsule of Spirulina is not sufficient to meet the daily requirements of these vitamins. So, it is essential to substitute it by other vitamin supplements.

 
 
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