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Can you take 2 doeses of iron supplements (ferrous gluconate)?

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Dr. Kelty Baker
Internal Medicine - Hematology

In brief: Ferrous gluconate

The body can only absorb limited amounts of iron at one time.
It is okay to take two doses, if so instructed by your doctor, but it's important that you take one in the morning and one in the evening.

In brief: Ferrous gluconate

The body can only absorb limited amounts of iron at one time.
It is okay to take two doses, if so instructed by your doctor, but it's important that you take one in the morning and one in the evening.
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