Planning before pregnancy

I am planning for my first baby now. I just got to know that folic acid should be taken before pregnancy. Could you please tell me if these should be taken ? What other supplements(vitamins) are advisable before pregnancy ?
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Hi, one month prior to pregnancy you should start taking folic acid 5mg once a day and continue till term. No other medicines are mandatory.
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