Q: About Vitamins and NTD


 

Nutrition Question N-05

 

 

                                   Yorgos Nikas. Wellcome Images

 

 

A very anxious 30 year-old female patient go to your office because she is late 7 days. Pregnancy tests confirm pregnancy. The patient tells you that in a former pregnancy, she had a fetus with anencephaly. Which of the following vitamins you indicate to the patient that she should begin to take immediately for avoiding a Neural Tube Defect?

 

a)     Ascorbic acid

 

b)     Folic Acid

 

c)      Lipoic acid

 

d)     Nicotinic acid

 

e)     Panthotenic acid

 

 

 

 

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