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What side effects may be caused by iron supplements?

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Dr. Maritza Baez
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Many

In brief: Many

Dyspepsia (heartburn symptoms) nausea vomiting constipation diarrhea dark stools.
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Dr. Su Fairchild
Integrative Medicine

In brief: Oxidation

Too much iron can be pro-oxidative, and encourage bacterial growth.

In brief: Oxidation

Too much iron can be pro-oxidative, and encourage bacterial growth.
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