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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Iron chelator: Desferoxamine is used to chelate excess iron in someone who has received multiple transfusions or has a genetic abnormality causing excess iron absorp ... Read More

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Slightly: According to the website rxmed.Com, "although primarily effective in raising iron and aluminum excretion, Deferoxamine may also cause a slight increas ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Allen Seely
30 years experience in General Practice
NOT usually: Deferoxamine for injection is indicated for the treatment of acute iron intoxication and of chronic iron overload due to transfusion-dependent anemias ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Transfusions: Desferoxamine is used to chelate excess iron in someone who has received multiple transfusions. Thalassemia by itself is not a reason for this treatm ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Depends: It would depend on the clinical indication for the use of the drug. You may consult this site for information on this topic: https://www.drugs.com/pro ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Combinations can: Be used to remove iron quickly. This must be done under close medical supervision
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
It does not: You may wish to check your question and restate.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Cooper
47 years experience in Pediatrics
No, but---: Desferal is a chelating agent that binds iron. Usually sickle patients accumulate too much iron from blood transfusions and desferal will help in thi ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience in Pediatrics
Day: Have a nice day.

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