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what is the maximum dose os iron supplements used for treating anemia?

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Dr. Ritesh Rathore
29 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Three time daily: Typically iron sulfate tablets are given maximum 3 times daily at a dose of 325 mg each.
Answered on Feb 24, 2018
Dr. Su Fairchild
23 years experience Integrative Medicine
Type: Type of iron supplement is also important. Some are harsher than others. Stick with the polysaccharide kind and avoid the sulfate. Extra vitamin c helps iron absorption, so you may not need as much.
Answered on Feb 24, 2018
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