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Dr. Aarti Abraham

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Posted on Mon, 4 Aug 2014 in Women's Health
Question: My wife has low himoglin. around 8.5. now her behavior is change. he got angry rapidly in small thing.

she tired rapidlly. even she has suffering from hair fall problem.

i think it is due to low level of hemoglobin.

pls reply me.

my E-mail Id :- YYYY@YYYY
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Answered by Dr. Aarti Abraham 8 minutes later
Brief Answer:
ANEMIA SHOULD BE TREATED, OTHER TESTS ALSO

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for writing to us with your health concern.
Is she taking iron supplements for anemia ( low hemoglobin ).
Anemia can lead to fatigue, irritability, tiredness and hairfall.
Also get her thyroid levels checked , calcium and vitamin D levels checked.
Irritability and mood swings can be due to deficiency of these.
She should be taking iron supplements ( eg. Tablet Feronia - XT ) once a day.
ALso, she should be taking iron rich foods like liver, beef, meat, egg, beans, nuts, green leafy vegetables etc.
If the behavioural problems persist after 3 months of treatment, she should see a psychologist.
All the best
Please feel free to discuss further.
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