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Is 3 65 mg iron pills overdose?

Is 3 65 mg iron pills overdose?

No: You may get sick to your stomach or have some discomfort in your lower intestines. ...Read more

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Can I take 65 mg iron pill three times a day? ... I recently lost a lot of blood and my RBC level and hgb level are very low rite now.

Can I take 65 mg iron pill three times a day? ... I recently lost a lot of blood and my RBC level and hgb level are very low rite now.

Yes: For iron deficiency/ dietary supplement its fine to take 65 mg elemental iron 2 to 3 times daily. Remember your doctor will be the best to counsel/dose this for you so please keep your appointments for monitoring/continuous care. Take iron with orange for better absorption/ with food to reduce abdominal discomfort. Common side effects include, nausea, constipation, diarrhea, dark stools. Take care. ...Read more

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Why would RDW go up after a month on 65 mg iron+ 500 mg vit C tid? CBC in Aug, Hgb 11.1, MCV 86, RDW 13.7. CBC in Sept Hgb 12.2, MCV 86.7, RDW 17.4

Why would RDW go up after a month on 65 mg iron+ 500 mg vit C tid? CBC in Aug, Hgb 11.1, MCV 86, RDW 13.7. CBC in Sept Hgb 12.2, MCV 86.7, RDW 17.4

You're healing: This is expected. The RDW reflects how much your red cells vary in size. With iron deficiency getting worse and then getting better over the period, average size MCV may stay about the same but your cells are now a mix of iron deficient littke cels and iron-rich big cells. Or some ogre factor may be operating. ...Read more

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I'm vegetarian n anemic iron defiecency. I purchased 65 mg iron tablets. Is this amount okay and is it okay to crush the tablets if trouble swallowing?

I'm vegetarian n anemic iron defiecency. I purchased 65 mg iron tablets. Is this amount okay and is it okay to crush the tablets if trouble swallowing?

You can: They may upset your stomach more than they did before. Ask your physician about a liquid that you could swallow, but it may stain your teeth. ...Read more

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I have brittle hair & hair loss. Had iron levels checkd. Put on 65 mg iron for 3 mos. What other effects can low iron hav on someone? My heart flutters

I have brittle hair & hair loss. Had iron levels checkd. Put on 65 mg iron for 3 mos. What other effects can low iron hav on someone? My heart flutters

Fatigue: Iron deficiency can cause symptoms related to poor total body iron stores. Tired and fatigued are the most common with ice craving being very prevalent.
iron is important for hair growth, skin rejuvenation, and all your bodily functions as well as necessary to produce red blood cells. Is carried on the hemoglobin of your red blood cell. Anemia may increase your risk of heart palpitations ...Read more

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I have an iron deficiency and was told to take 65 mg of iron a day. Can I also take 2000 of B12 a day too? Thanks

I have an iron deficiency and was told to take 65 mg of iron a day. Can I also take 2000 of B12 a day too? Thanks

Sure: Were your B12 levels tested also? If not good to get this baseline along with folic acid levels. I presume when you mention 2000 you mean 2000 mcg? If so, this dosing is acceptable. ...Read more

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I'm a 19 year old male, I weigh about 135 I accidentally took 65 mg of iron or 325 mg of Ferrous Sulfate. Is this toxic?

I'm a 19 year old male, I weigh about 135 I accidentally took 65 mg of iron or 325 mg of Ferrous Sulfate. Is this toxic?

Not toxic: Still within recommended dosage, but be careful to to exceed prescribed or recommended doses, good luck ...Read more

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Would taking a 65 mg supplement of iron a day help relieve pain &/or inflammation of my traumatized cherry angioma? I have been told I have low iron

Would taking a 65 mg supplement of iron a day help relieve pain &/or inflammation of my traumatized cherry angioma? I have been told I have low iron

Not likely: The pain from your angioma is probably unrelated to your low iron level. Taking iron may help your iron level, as well as eating iron rich foods (dark green leafy vegetables, lentils, red meat, etc.). ...Read more

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Is it safe to take vitamin c 1000mg, biotin 5000 mcg, L-lysine 1000mg, super b-complex, vitamin A 8000 iu, iron 65 mg, & zinc 50 mg all at the sametim?

Is it safe to take vitamin c 1000mg, biotin 5000 mcg, L-lysine 1000mg, super b-complex, vitamin A 8000 iu, iron 65 mg, & zinc 50 mg all at the sametim?

Does not matter: I would not take ANY of these. Some are harmful. All are useless in the absence of specific indications. If you have medical problems, see your DR. If you have no symptoms, realize that the purveyors of all these are making a sucker out of you. ...Read more

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What is the proper amount of iron for a woman over 65?

What is the proper amount of iron for a woman over 65?

It depends: If your hemoglobin is normal fe-sat from 15-22% can be normal, ferritin around 100-150, you may not nee dto take any additional iron supplement if you rlevels are normal at that age. ...Read more

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How much iron?

How much iron?

Would watch iron: Unless you have been diagnosed with iron deficiency, I would be very careful with iron. Iron can accumulate in vital organs like the heart and lungs and cause major problems. ...Read more

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Why is my iron high?

The most common: Reasons are altered metabolism known as hemochromatosis and loading from multiple red blood cell transfusions. ...Read more

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Why do we need iron?

Why do we need iron?

Blood: Iron is an essential component in the hemoglobin molecule. Hemoglobin is in the red blood cells and carries oxygen to the body. ...Read more

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Which foods has iron?

Which foods has iron?

Iron rich diet: Red meat, green leafy vegetables, certain fruits like banana, dates etc are rich in iron.


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Why do I get low iron?

Why do I get low iron?

Low iron: Low iron in females is commonly caused by heavy and irregular mensturation. ...Read more

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Does ice have iron in it?

No it does not: Ice is just frozen water and there is noiron in it
but persons with irondeficiency crave for ice, so if a patient presents with craving for ice, you have to check the hemoglobin an iron lvels and invariably you will find iro deficiency. ...Read more

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What can cause iron loss?

What can cause iron loss?

Bleeding: Blood loss is the only way one can have iron loss. Iron deficiency on the other hand can occur from blood loss, poor nutrition, or low ferritin. See your doctor if you suspect you have blood loss anemia. ...Read more

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Best way to increase iron?

Best way to increase iron?

DIetary adjustments: Are of minimal help. If the low iron is due to bleeding then controlling the underlying process is of help. Ie heavy periods in women. Iron supplementation can also be used. ...Read more

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My iron was 9 is that low?

My iron was 9 is that low?

Check out these: Links. Follow up with your dr and discuss the cause of your anemia which is likely from excessive menstrual bleeding or intestinal blood loss. Take care! Http://www. M.webmd. Com/a-to-z-guides/iron-fe? Page=1. http://www. M.webmd. Com/a-to-z-guides/understanding-anemia-basics. Http://www. M.webmd. Com/women/guide/understanding-thyroid-problems-basics. Http://www. M.Webmd. Com/depression/default. Htm. ...Read more

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Is a iron level of 7.1 bad?

Is a iron level of 7.1 bad?

Iron 7: Real, real low. Got to know why and from where you are losing iron / blood. And know your hemoglobin level. And get iron therapy going. ...Read more

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Reasons for low iron levels?

Reasons for low iron levels?

Less in or more out: Either lack of iron intake from diet (ie. Vegetarian), lack of iron absorption (ie. Celiac), or iron losses (ie. Bleeding). ...Read more

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What foods are rich in iron?

What foods are rich in iron?

Meat: First and foremost. So is liver. "politically correct" ads showing beans, tofu, spinach, and peanut butter are misleading. Vegetarians who do not know exactly what they are doing tend to become iron-deficient -- and if you are iron-deficient, you've been done a terrible disservice. Look also for possible sources of bleeding if you're diagnosed. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is low iron saterstion?

What is low iron saterstion?

Saturation?: Do you mean low iron saturation? That would mean that your hemoglobin is low. That the iron in you blood is low. What used to be called "iron poor blood" by the promoters of geritol. ...Read more

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What are some low iron foods?

Why do you ask?: It's your physician's task to explain why you've been recommended to have a low-iron diet. If this is for the management of hemochromatosis (the easiest of all the very-serious diseases to manage), then ask a couple of experts whether this is really key to its management given the awesome effectiveness of therapeutic phlebotomy, or whether you can eat what you enjoy. ...Read more

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How do you increase your iron?

Diet: A well rounded diet of iron rich foods and occasionally supplementation is required. Check with your doctor to follow levels and see if diet will be sufficient or if iron supplements will be necessary. ...Read more

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What is a good source of iron?

Iron: Red meat, green vegetables, fruits that turn black like banana, kiwi fruit, dates are rich in iron

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How do I get iron into my diet?

How do I get iron into my diet?

Red meat: Red meat is a good source of iron. Depending how much you need, you can also consider iron supplement pills. It might be cheaper than purchasing red meat. Certain vegetables like spinach have iron, but they are not as easily absorbed as the iron in red meat. ...Read more

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What do I eat to get my iron up?

What do I eat to get my iron up?

Healthy diet: Sources of iron - egg yolk, molasses, raisin bran, raisins, prunes, dried apricots, figs, kidney beans, pinto beans, navy beans, lentils, split green peas, enriched cereals, enriched macaroni, spinach, greens, broccoli, lima beans, avocado. Cook in a cast iron pan. The following foods can help your body absorb iron better: orange, cantaloupe, strawberries, grapefruit, broccoli, brussels sprouts. ...Read more

Iron (Definition)

In the metal group ...Read more