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Will Alcohol Interfere with Oral Iron Supplements for Iron Deficiency Anemic Patients?

Posted 15 May 2011 5 answers

Will heavy alcohol consumption interfere with the effects of taking Ferrous Sulfate orally for a person with has Iron Deficiency Anemia

What is the typical dose for ferrous sulfate?

Posted 4 Aug 2009 1 answer

Ferrous sulfate vs elemental iron from dried ferrous sulfate?

Posted 22 Sep 2009 1 answer

Ferrous sulfate has 65mg elemental iron per 325 mg, dried ferrous sulfate has 50mg elemental iron per 160mg. The RDA percentage listed on the bottles 47.5mg ferrous sulfate is 264%, while 50mg of elemental iron from 160mg dried is listed as being 277% of RDA. This cannot possibly be correct. ...

Gaining weight on Bupropion HCL?

Posted 14 Jan 2015 5 answers

I've been on the generic form of Wellbutrin XL aka Bupropion HCL for about a month now. I was told to take 150 mg for two weeks and then up it by 300 mg. I honestly don't feel it is working. My depression has gone down but my anxiety is through the roof. Also, I am eating like crazy. ...

Can a glass of wine affect the taking of ferrous sulfate?

Posted 21 Jun 2018 1 answer

Drinking a glass of wine with your dinner can hardly be called "drinking alcohol", so my question is: is it safe to have a glass of wine after 2 hours of taking a table of ferrous sulfate?

Iron Deficiency Anemia - Does Lansoprazole interfere with iron tablets?

Posted 30 Jun 2013 1 answer

If Lansoprazole interefers with iron absorption then I'm wasting my time but these two medications have been prescribed by my Dr so I am confused

Take ferrous sulfate with food?

Posted 23 Jun 2018 2 answers

My doctor prescribed ferrous sulfate 325 mg(65 fe mg)twice a day. He said take it with food but when I look it up it says take it on an empty stomach I never take medicine on an empty stomach. What about the side effects?

Ive been taking ferrous sulfate for 3mths n Im losing alot of hair is this a side effect or no??

Posted 29 Dec 2015 1 answer

I have been on ferrous sulfate pills for 3 plus mths and I am losing alot of hair n need to know if this is a side effect of just taking this medication?? Or is it a side effect of this med and another meds mixed together?? Like I take this pill twice a dy and at same time I take an antibiotic ...

Is it common to feel like you have the flu when on iron supplements?

Posted 30 Jun 2010 3 answers

I have low iron stores and issues with a botched gastric bypass. I want to improve my iron levels but feel achy/irritable when on iron. There are even infected sores on my face and increased sensitivity of my gums that seem to correlate to each time I try iron supplements. Is it just coincidence or ...

Iron Deficiency Anemia - what is the difference between ferrous fumarate210mg and basic iron ones?

Posted 17 Oct 2013 2 answers

All supermarkets sell Iron tablets 14mg for so cheap and what is the difference in a prescribed ones witch does cost a lot more..

With or without food?

Posted 20 Apr 2011 1 answer

i have been prescribed ferrous sulfate 325 mg ec. Some instructions say take with water. Can I take it just with water?

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