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Can I give medicines for iron deficiency when my son is having chicken pox ?

my 24month old son has a iron deficency and is on medicine for three months, he has caught chicken pox in the last day. is there any risks or complications i should look out for while he is on his iron medicine?
Wed, 25 Jan 2012
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There is no complications if iron is continued during chicken pox.there is no relation with iron and chicken pox.
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