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What is the highest dose of iron supplements you can take?

Depends. Orally it is much as a person can tolerate, usually the pill size is 65 mg. Intravenously a much larger dose can be given at one sitting. You may consult this site for info: https://ods.od.nih.gov/factsheets/Iron-HealthProfessional/ If you need supplemental iron you may also try iron rich foods: http://www.webmd.com/diet/iron-rich-foods#1. Read more...

Can you take 2 doeses of iron supplements at the same time?

That depends. What is the reason you are taking the iron supplement, if you are documented iron deficient, then taking two doses at the same time, may make you more constipated, but is not likely to be harmful. Read more...

Please suggest what food should I take with iron supplements?

Ascorbic acid. Vit c (ascorbic acid) increases the absorption of hard-to-absorb iron supplements by about 9%. You can use any food or supplement source, like oj or a pill. Read more...

Would it be safe to take 1, 170 mg of slow release iron supplements at once?

Sort of but... That dose is not toxic, so in that sense it's safe, but iron supps are known to cause stomach upset and constipation & such a high dose may well cause those side effects, so i advise against taking so much at once! Read more...