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A 22-year-old female asked:

Does dexorange capsules contains sugar? as i heard dexorange syrup contains sugar. can i take the capsules on daily basis if my diabetes is in border line and have pcod. my hemoglobin and iron level is low so can i take?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
I would like you to verify that the capsules don't contain sugar. I wouldn't think so. Of course the syrup form most likely does. For true iron deficiency dexorange capsules probably don't contain sufficient iron. Do they make your stools blackish? Your MD, who knows your iron level can advise you best.
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