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Does zinc intake effect iron absorption?

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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology

In brief: Zinc and Iron

Zinc and manganese may interfere with iron absorption because of similar physicochemical properties and shared absorptive pathways.

In brief: Zinc and Iron

Zinc and manganese may interfere with iron absorption because of similar physicochemical properties and shared absorptive pathways.
Dr. Michael Fisher
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