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Hopewell Junction, NY
A 51-year-old female asked:

Im 51 w/ heavy periods. im struggling with fatigue; ferritin came back at 7 ng/ml, everything else normal. dr. did not suggest iron supplements?

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Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 41 years experience
Iron supplements: can help a little, however your blood loss may exceed your ability to absorb iron to replace loss. Discuss a plan to control bleeding with your doctor.
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