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What is the maximum dose os iron supplements used for treating anemia?
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Dr. Su Fairchild
Integrative Medicine
In brief: Type
Type of iron supplement is also important.
Some are harsher than others. Stick with the polysaccharide kind and avoid the sulfate. Extra vitamin c helps iron absorption, so you may not need as much.

In brief: Type
Type of iron supplement is also important.
Some are harsher than others. Stick with the polysaccharide kind and avoid the sulfate. Extra vitamin c helps iron absorption, so you may not need as much.
Dr. Su Fairchild
Dr. Su Fairchild
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Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
In brief: Three time daily
Typically iron sulfate tablets are given maximum 3 times daily at a dose of 325 mg each.

In brief: Three time daily
Typically iron sulfate tablets are given maximum 3 times daily at a dose of 325 mg each.
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
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