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5MTHF (Folic Acid)

Benefits of 5MTHF (Folic Acid):

Required for DNA synthesis and cell repair • Supports the healthy development of the fetus during pregnancy • Helps to prevent neural tube defects
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Folic acid (or folate) is vitamin B9, a water-soluble vitamin that plays a key role in DNA and RNA synthesis, red blood cell production, the metabolism of proteins, and healthy genetic expression
The body needs folic acid but can’t synthesize it on its own and as such must be consumed from foods or dietary supplements
Lifestyle, diet and some medications and diseases can deplete the body’s folate supply
L-5-methyltetrahydrofolate (L-5-MTHF) is the active form of folate that is used in the body