What is a Folate Blood Test?
The Folate Blood Test measures the Folate level in the blood.
Why is a Folate Blood Test important?
Vitamin B9 is essential for cell health and red blood cell production. Deficiencies can contribute to anemia, an increased risk of heart disease and stroke, and mood disorders.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Vitamin B9 (Folate) Test is a blood test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
Fasting is not necessary.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.