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can i give probiotic to my 7yr old son along with iron supplement?does its affect iron absorption?for how long can i give him probiotic?

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Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Probiotic & Iron: There should be no reason that iron supplements cannot be given at the same time as probiotics. Adding Vitamin C will help iron absorption. Probiotics can be given daily in appropriate doses.
Answered on Jul 3, 2017
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