Can I take iron supplements and vitamin d at the same time?

Yes you can. There is no conflict between iron and vitamin d supplements, and you can take them at the same time. In fact, they often appear together in multivitamins.

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I am taking iron supplements with a prenatal everyday can I also take calcium with vitamin D? Currently breastfeeding my 5 week old daughter

Baby needs vitamin D. Your infant needs 400 IU vitamin D daily as a supplement as she is breastfeeding. You have adequate vitamin and mineral intake if you are still taking your prenatals. Additional calcium and vitamin D for you is not necessary. Read more...

Hair is falling from all over the body. Thyroid is ok. It isn't genetic. I am taking b12 shots and vitamin d and iron supplements. What is the reason?

Alopecia? There is a condition called alopecia which causes the hair to fall out. This is different from male pattern baldness which is genetic and not a disorder. A dermatologist can tell you if you have Propecia (finasteride) (an autoimmune disorder) and treat it. Peace and good health. Read more...

I currently take iron supplements. Is it ok to take multivitamins along with them? The vitamins do not contain iron. Thank you.

Yes. This is perfectly fine. However, please choose a good-quality multivitamin. Recent studies showing limited benefits of multivitamins were done using low-quality multivitamins like centrum. I believe high quality multivitamins are beneficial. See http://www.Multivitaminguide.Org/ any in the top 40 or so are good choices. Read more...

Can you raise ferritin levels with high iron diet alone? OR is it similar to vitamin D in that it takes supplements and months to bring up?

Depends. If you have iron deficiency anemia, it will take months with oral iron supplements. Menstruating women are not uncommonly iron deficient and it would be prudent to take oral iron and multivitamins. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Read more...

My doctor prescribed me iron supplements twice a day & prenatal vitamins once a day. Can I take all 3 of them together or I should give sum hours gap?

It depends. Prenatal vitamins contain iron as well usually. You may take them all together, but you may have less stomach upset if they are taken separately with food. Iron absorption is increased with vitamin C and decreased by minerals, tea, coffee, and cocoa. Read more...