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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
I am not: Aware of any association between iron supplementation and migraine headaches.
Dr. John Lipman
35 years experience Radiology
Maybe anemia: Im not aware of iron causing migraines however there is an association between migraines and anemia. We often see women your age with heavy periods of ... Read More
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Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
Allergic to all p.: There is a difference between allergic to a medicine and having side effect to it . All medication has side effect and usually if we start low and g ... Read More
Dr. Thomas Heston
28 years experience Family Medicine
Maybe: The cause of constipation in infants can be from many causes, one common cause would be a low fiber, nutrient poor diet with relative dehydration lead ... Read More
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Sometimes: When a child's anemia reaches levels where therapeutic iron is needed, cramps & constipation are seen occasionally. Full srength juices will sometimes ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
No it will not: Iron supplement will not cause insomnia.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ladislav Volicer
61 years experience Geriatric Psychiatry
Unlikely: The main side effect of iron supplement is constipation.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Mcgee
49 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Possibly: Oral iron supplements do not cause skin color changes. Iron injections into muscle or skin can result is iron deposits in the skin causing color chan ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Definitely yes,: iron supplement tend to stain the teeth. This very common side effect, but the good news, this stain can be professionally removed during your next de ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Magdy Shaaban
40 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Low ferretin: ferritin is an indicator of the iron stores of the body. low ferritin means the iron stores are depleted due to blood loss..most common blood loss fro ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nishan Dallakoti
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Iron supplement: Iron is not known to increase appetite. Instead, it may cause dyspepsia, bloating thereby decreased appetite. Good for you bcoz you will not quit tak ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
16 years experience Family Medicine
Many: Dyspepsia (heartburn symptoms) nausea vomiting constipation diarrhea dark stools.
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