Does folic acid work?
The overall effectiveness rating for folic acid is 3 out of 3. This rating means there is ample evidence that using folic acid will lead to positive results.
There is one study in the database on folic acid; the confidence rating is 20. A score above 80 means the effectiveness rating for this supplement is reliable. A score under 80 means there is insufficient evidence to ensure a reliable effectiveness rating. Note, this rating is for folic acid as a whole. There are also individual ratings for the claims below.
Products Containing Folic Acid
There are 23 products in the database containing Folic Acid. Follow the link to see the full list.
The overall ratings above do no necessarily reflect each claim about folic acid. Individual claims can have higher or lower ratings. For example, some supplements may have a lot of backing for one claim, but be completely useless for another. Click on claims below for more information.
|Mental Health Claims||Effectiveness Rating||Confidence Rating|
|improve cognitive ability|