Blackmores Folic Acid 90 tablets


Blackmores Folic Acid 500mcg optimises folic acid levels to support the healthy development of your baby’s nervous system in preconception and the first trimester of pregnancy.

Folic acid assists in healthy red blood cell production, supporting general health and wellbeing. It can also be taken as a supplement for those whose diet may not provide adequate folic acid levels.

Why use

  • Suitable for use prior to conception and throughout pregnancy
  • Supports the healthy, normal development of baby’s nervous system
  • Supports healthy red blood cell production

The Blackmores difference

Blackmores Folic Acid 500mcg is a convenient dose of folic acid developed for women planning pregnancy who may not get adequate levels of folic acid in their diet.

Blackmores also has other products containing folic acid which may be more suitable depending on your needs.

If you are trying to conceive consider taking Blackmores Conceive Well Gold™ formulated to support pre-conception health, it supplies nutrients that are important to support conception and pregnancy, including folic acid.

Once pregnant consider changing to Blackmores Pregnancy & Breast-Feeding Gold. This is a premium, comprehensive formulation which contains vitamins, minerals and essential fatty acids to support both mother and baby.

Active ingredients per tablet

Folic acid

A water-soluble B group vitamin, folate is involved in the synthesis of DNA and RNA and the activation of vitamin B12 into it's active form. Folic acid is found in fresh green leafy vegetables, broccoli, mushrooms, legumes, nuts and fortified cereals.


Adults – Take 1 tablet a day with a meal, or as professionally prescribed

Contraindications and cautions

  • If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional
  • If you have had a baby with a neural tube defect you should seek specific medical advice before using this product
  • Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet
  • Always read the label
  • Use only as directed
  • If you have any pre-existing conditions, or are on any medications always talk to your health professional before use
  • Some products should be ceased at least two weeks before any elective surgery, please confirm with your health professional

Physical description

A creamy, biconvex tablet