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I started treatment for anemia after I went to the doctor. How long will it take for my symptoms to improve?
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Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
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In brief: Weeks
If your anemia was due to an iron deficiency, it will typically take 2-3 weeks for your bone marrow to start producing more red blood cells.

In brief: Weeks
If your anemia was due to an iron deficiency, it will typically take 2-3 weeks for your bone marrow to start producing more red blood cells.
Dr. Barry Rosen
Dr. Barry Rosen
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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine
In brief: Depends
If your anemia is due to iron deficiency and you have been treated with iron and you are absorbing iron appropriately, your RBC count may begin increasing after about 10 days.
Your symptoms may not improve for a few weeks.

In brief: Depends
If your anemia is due to iron deficiency and you have been treated with iron and you are absorbing iron appropriately, your RBC count may begin increasing after about 10 days.
Your symptoms may not improve for a few weeks.
Dr. Dan Fisher
Dr. Dan Fisher
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