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Possible Interaction: Alcohols and Folate





Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

These results suggest that the risks of postmenopausal breast cancer may be increased among women with low intakes of folate if they consume alcohol-containing beverages.
Epidemiology  •  2001  |  View Paper
This study indicates that ethanol and other alcohols inhibit the intestinal transport of folates , that the degree of inhibition is related to the concentration and chain length of the alcohol, that the inhibition is not specific for folates and finally that the mechanism of inhibition is multifactorial.
Digestion  •  1986  |  View Paper