What is ferrous ascorbate?

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8 Aug 2012

Ferrous Ascorbate is an iron supplement, used to treat or prevent iron deficiency anemia.

The most common side effects associated with its use are: nausea, constipation and dark colored stool.

For more details please seek advice from a doc/pharmacist, take care.

Best wishes!

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sashiknnth 8 Aug 2012

Hi Rajive ,Thank you for your answer .I am so much confused b/w ferrous and folic as i am not a chemistry student.I appreciate you for clarifying my doubt.

Rajive Goel 9 Aug 2012

Most welcome!

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