I just want to ask about low hemoglobin and low hematocrit , does it cause mentrual bleeding? Does taking FOLIC ACID can increase hemoglobin and hematocrit in one week? I am 25 years old, 120 lbs. When i have my menstruation i really bleed, so i took Ibuprofen, does it affect if i am going to have a CBC test after taking that Ibuprofen while i have my menstruation?
You have not mentioned your HB level , heavy flow can cause low Hb and the vicious circle goes on , merely taking folic acid will not raise Hb level , you have to take iron if it is below 9 Gm%.it is better to take antiprostaglandins for pain relief.Ibuprofen is not going to affect CBC.
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