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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes,take both: You can eat liver,spinache & dark fruits to increase iron level. Sea food& meat also rich in iron.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
30 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Diet, oral iron: First, the dietary intake of iron has to be maximised with green vegetables, red meatsand other iron containing foods. Use of vitamin c can maximise i ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christian Schultheis
24 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Possibly: There is a enzyme if I remember right called Tmprss6. Mutations in this can cause iron deficiency. I do not think it is available as a test yet. It ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
18 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: There can be many reasons for iron deficiency anemia. It is best to have an evaluation by a physician for possible causes.
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A female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
? Pumping Iron: You're pumping up your blood when you make sure you get enough iron! Just a thought ... hope you get more/better suggestions! Good luck!
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
21 years experience Hematology and Oncology
More: It should be daily.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Iron deficiency: Iron deficiency can be caused by lack of iron in the food you eat, bleeding, inability to absorb iron as in celiac disease and pregnancy.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Microcytic: Iron is needed in order for the body to produce hemoglobin (hb) -a substance in red blood cells (rbc) that enables them to carry oxygen.Without hb, RB ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
IDA: Lack of iron usually due to too much blood loss. At your age it is most likely due to menses.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marybeth Lambe
45 years experience Travel Medicine
Multiple Ways: Stop ongoing losses: help heavy menstrual bleeding, fix ulcers, cure leukemia. Build iron supplies: red meat, egg yolk. Mollusks (oysters, clams, sc ... Read More
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