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Can iron supplement interact with your hormone medications?
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Dr. Maritza Baez
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
They can interact with thyroid hormone medications.
Do not take them at the same time. Ask your pharmacist.

In brief: Yes
They can interact with thyroid hormone medications.
Do not take them at the same time. Ask your pharmacist.
Dr. Maritza Baez
Dr. Maritza Baez
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Dr. Daniel Lebowitz
Anti-Aging Medicine
In brief: Iron will interfere
with thyroid hormone replacement.
Thyroid hormones should be taken on an empty stomach and not with other medications as these will interfere with thyroid hormone absorption.

In brief: Iron will interfere
with thyroid hormone replacement.
Thyroid hormones should be taken on an empty stomach and not with other medications as these will interfere with thyroid hormone absorption.
Dr. Daniel Lebowitz
Dr. Daniel Lebowitz
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Dr. Sandra Pinkham
Holistic Medicine
In brief: Yes, qualified
It should not be taken at the same time as thyroid medication because it interferes with absorption.
It can cause iron overload in conjunction with hormone replacement therapy. If ferritin is less than 20 it is necessary to take iron and eat an iron rich diet.

In brief: Yes, qualified
It should not be taken at the same time as thyroid medication because it interferes with absorption.
It can cause iron overload in conjunction with hormone replacement therapy. If ferritin is less than 20 it is necessary to take iron and eat an iron rich diet.
Dr. Sandra Pinkham
Dr. Sandra Pinkham
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