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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

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..

Stopping Depo Provera-risks/side effects?-What can I expect?

Posted 9 Aug 2017 1 answer

I have been battling iron deficiency anemia since 2013(I am currently 49) and need iron infusions every 3-6 months. In quest to find an answer it was also determined I had possible adenomyosis and small fibroids. OB/GYN put me on Depo shot to stop bleeding to see if that contributed to my anemia ...

Can this drug affect iron deficiency anemia?

Posted 28 Jun 2014 1 answer

have taken Plavix and Clopidogrel for 6 years following DES Stent DES placement

Can I take dietary supplement of iron instead of the drug my doctor prescribed for iron deficiency?

Posted 9 Jun 2017 1 answer

The drug my doctor prescribed contains "iron iii hydroxide poly-maltose complex and folic acid -"100 mg elementary iron" but I heard it might cause constipation which I have been suffering. I was wondering if I can use dietary supplement instead. I know a brand that have iron ...

Lexapro multiple missed doses?

Posted 25 Mar 2018 1 answer

I currently take 10 mg of lexapro. I also have iron deficiency anemia which I receive iron infusions for. Lately I've been very bad about taking my lexapro/escitalopralam. I'm supposed to take it around dinner time but have forgotten quite frequently lately. I'm not experiencing ...

What is causing my iron-deficient anemia?

Posted 18 Apr 2018 1 answer

... I've had 5 iron infusions in the last year for iron-deficiency anemia for which a casue cannot be determined. I've had endoscopy, capsule endoscopy and colonoscopy procedures to search for a cause with no findings. I've had a pelvic ultrasound to look for a gynecological cause ...

Iron Deficiency Anemia - I am Pescitarian and eat/drink a very iron rich diet incl curly kale, beans

Posted 2 Feb 2015 1 answer

... and lentils, water cress etc. I have been told I have iron def anaemia. Can it just be the lack of meat or what?

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