8 Aug 2010
Most of the time when this is listed as an instruction for a medication, it is so that the medicine will have time to go down further in the intestinal tract to dissolve or be absorbed. If you are lying down, the medication will have a harder time descending and possible dissolving.
- Ferrous Sulfate Information for Consumers
- Ferrous Sulfate Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Ferrous Sulfate (detailed)
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1 answer • 28 Apr 2010
Recently diagnosed with anemia. A couple years ago same diagnoses. I have left over Ferrous Sulfate... (2yrs) have doctors app't in 2 weeks ...
1 answer • 30 Jun 2010
1 answer • 25 Aug 2010
Was taking ferrous sulfate for hair loss, now iron level is normal but notice big increase in hair loss when I stop taking ferrous sulfate. (female)
1 answer • 9 Oct 2013
I take ferrous sulfate twice a day and right now I have an upset stomach and would like to take an Alka-Seltzer would it be ok?
0 answers • 28 May 2014