A 39-year-old female asked:
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My pd diagnose that my 5 month old is lack of iron, he is currently taking iron supplement, does it help him in long term basis?

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Dr. Gregory Fehr
44 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Iron: Milk is a poor source of iron. Supplements are usually recommended. It does take time to start improving the hemoglobin. Around 3 months.
Answered on Dec 8, 2015
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