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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