Yes. Unfortunately stomach cramping and constipation are considered common side effects of Slow Fe (ferrous sulfate).
If the constipation becomes a problem you should mention it to your doctor.
Depending on your need for the iron supplement - you could try adding more iron rich foods to your diet see https://www.drugs.com/cg/iron-rich-diet.html
You may then be able to decrease the dose of the supplement (on your doctor's advice).
You could also try increasing the fiber in your diet or taking a fiber supplement (such as Metamucil). A proper exercise routine and drinking plenty of water will also help.
Taking the iron supplement with vitamin C rich foods (such as orange juice) will make sure that the iron absorption is maximized.
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