How Folic Acid interacts with Alcoholic beverages

Interaction type: Depletions

Interaction rating: Study Supported

Long term use of alcohol may cause low blood and tissue levels of folic acid. Supplementation with the affected nutrient may be necessary. (1)

These drugs include beer, wine, hard liquor, mixed drinks


  1. View Abstract: Lambie DG, et al. Drugs and Folate Metabolism. Drugs. Aug1985;30(2):145-55.