Our +ferti range uses 5-MTHF folate (not synthetic folic acid) which is the most bioavailable folate available for food supplements. This formula ensures maximum absorption Read our article to find out more.
Folic acid is relevant for both women and men. Results from two independent studies* suggest that high doses of supplemental folate may help the body reduce the negative effects of environmental pollutants on fertility. It is also described as the vitamin of life.
Higher intakes of 5-MTHF have been correlated with a reduced risk of infertility, shorter time to pregnancy, lower risk of miscarriage and better outcomes from fertility treatments.
- Folate contributes to the growth of maternal tissue during pregnancy.
- Folate plays a role in the process of cell division.
- Folate supplementation increases maternal folate status. Low maternal folate status increases the risk of neural tube defects in the developing foetus.
Dietary folate intake and modification of the association of urinary bisphenol A concentrations with in vitro fertilization outcomes among women from a fertility clinic. Lidia Mínguez-Alarcóna, Audrey J. Gaskinsb, Yu-Han Chiub, Irene Souterd, Paige L. Williamsc, Antonia M. Calafatf, Russ Hausera, Jorge E. Chavarrob, and the EARTH.