Can iron pills make hair grow?

No. If a person is not having hair loss due to bad iron deficiency, then taking iron pills will not change how her hair grows. Iron is a important nutrient, but too much iron is also toxic.

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Can iron pills make hair and eyebrows grow? Cause I think I have low iron. And my eyebrows and hair fall out. .

See a dermatologist. Decrease stress. Eat a healthy balance diet which includes protein. Have thyroid levels and iron stores checked. See a dermatologist for evaluation and work-up. Topical Minoxidil twice a day is the only proven remedy to thicken hair. However, this treatment it is not appropriate for everyone (given the warnings, precautions, and contraindications). See and discuss options with a dermatologist. Read more...

Is my hairloss related with my iron deficiency? Blood test shows 12 units-iron deficienecy. (13-300). Taking iron pills. Pls help very less hair :' (.

Maybe. Your iron deficiency needs to be treated, and even more importantly its cause found. If your hair loss is due to telogen effluvium, maybe treating your iron deficiency will help. If it's from a fungus, seborrhea, telogen effluvium, alopecia areata, or hypothyroidism (i hope that's been checked), it won't. If you must ask, it's time for a dermatology consultation. Read more...
Anemic? Wander if you have anemia. Poor general condition like malnutrition or illness could affect hair in the wrong way. Stress also could. Seek a dermatologist to see if there's other reason. Read more...

Non-anemic iron deficient patient ferritin 7, sat 10 and tibc 475, iron pills haven't help, still feel fatigue, add, lose my hair. What else will help?

Give it time. Iron replacement can take many weeks before fatigue resolves. If more than 6 weeks pass, recheck the ferritin. If it has not gone up, iron is not being absorbed, and that would require further eval. If it rises and fatigue continues, look for other cause. Read more...

Could my throat be dry and feel like hair is inside bc of increase back to Paxil (paroxetine) 20 or addition of iron pills? Something else no other sxs thanks

Throat. Could be the Paxil (paroxetine). Make sure you drink lots of water to compensate but you might need to speak with your doctor if the symptom persists. Read more...
Dry mouth. Paxil (paroxetine) may cause some dry mouth/throat sensation. You can try using an over the counter mouth wash or toothpaste or lozenge designed to decrease dry mouth. However, see your primary care doc to be sure something else isn't the cause of your symptoms. Read more...