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I have to take 2 325mg iron pills a day, should I take them both a the same time?

Posted 8 Aug 2013 by marti545 1 answer

I was in the hospital with low hemoglobin and iron... I started at 1 a day and tomorrow I have to start 2. What is the best source of iron? I have no appetite at all..

Is hyper-pigmentation after iron infusion normal?

Posted 29 Jul 2015 by genies 6 answers

i recently just had an iron infusion about two weeks ago and i immediately noticed that my skin has turned darker than it normally is. it was a 1000 mg of dark brown fluid and im afraid it has darkened my skin. my eyes have since turned brown too. is this something i shouldve expected and is it ...

Will it be harmful to take Doxycycline with Iron supplements?

Posted 26 Jun 2013 by mc6 1 answer

I just started taking iron supplements and I also need to take doxycycline for a short period of time. Will either of the 2 affect each other?

Iron Deficiency Anemia - Does Lansoprazole interfere with iron tablets?

Posted 30 Jun 2013 by Jemimartoo 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

How much food should I eat when I take my Effexor? I take 150mg of Effexor XR each morning. It?

Posted 15 Feb 2015 by sparkle108 2 answers

... makes me antsy, so I definitely can't take it at night. The directions say to take it with food. However, at the time of day I take it, I can't have food containing calcium or iron because of the thyroid medication I also take. So very often I do not eat when I take my Effexor or I ...

I get a lot of canker sores typically 1-5 at once and very often?

Posted 20 Apr 2016 by Emobaby 3 answers

I get canker sores wayyy to often and wayy to many at a time. I've read the internet and how anxiety and stress and low iron or vitamin came cause it. I do stress a lot and do have anxity, I don't bite my gums or anything like that

Doxycycline for acne (100g) with or without food? Dairy? Calcium?

Posted 9 Dec 2016 by Bob13000 1 answer

Doxycycline for my acne (100g) label says to take a pill twice a day "with food", then it says not to take it with Iron products or antacids. From what I ve read online everone says to take it on an empty stomach, and to leave a 2 hour gap from dairy products, calcium, iron... etc So I m ...

Can having too much iron in your blood cause anxiety?

Posted 4 Feb 2018 1 answer

I have to donate blood occasionally to get the iron levels in my blood within normal ranges, as suggested by my last nurse practitioner, after reviewing my blood test results. Can this condition be causing me to be a more anxious person? What could be causing me to have high iron levels in my ...

I have been on xarelto for 8 weeks?

Posted 28 Jun 2013 by chipalicious 2 answers

I had a heavy period on my normal cycle after 2 weeks on xarelto. I am now two weeks late and NOT pregnant. I already have a high iron count. Should I be concerned or do anything about this. thankyou.

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

Posted 17 Oct 2013 by busybee13 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..

If taking 325 mg of Ferrous Sulfate, and ran out; how many tablets of 65 mg of elemental iron?

Posted 25 Jun 2015 by bjhorger 2 answers

would be needed to replace it. The box says something about 220 mg of Dried Ferrous Sulfate.

Is there an antacid that does not slow down the absorption of Iron as Tums does?

Posted 8 Sep 2014 by jlmc 1 answer

I have been found to be anemic and I have a low Iron level. I often take Tums or a generic antacid but found out that they interfere with absorption of Iron. Is there a substitute that doesn't have this side effect?

Hashimoto's Disease - Do you experience hair loss ?

Posted 10 Jan 2016 by loukazoo 5 answers

I have Anemia, low vitamin D and Iron and My hair is thinning quite a bit, does anyone else experience this ?

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