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Ferrous sulfate safe for pregnant woman

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Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

was 8 months pregnant. AND LET ME BE HONEST I NEVER TOOK MY IRON :(. On 08\03\13 i had more blood work done (attached records) and as you can see, i am still anemic, the dr prescribed me ferrous... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Hematologist)
Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

I have been prescribed 325 mg of ferrous sulfate for anemia . This makes me constipated. I want to take ferrous bisglycinate or Farrochel instead. How much should I take to be equal to the ferrous ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Hematologist)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

Can ferrous sulfate be used on a q-tip and be effecive in stoping nosebleeds. My nosebleeds come from using cummidin and drugs needed after liver transplant that reduces my immune system. My dentist ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr.  Manjeth Kumar G MD

I am taking 5GR of ferrous sulfate 3x daily. Have been for several months. I stay constipated . Is this a normal amount to be prescribed ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manjeth Kumar G ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin MD

How does taking apo ferrous affect the ability to urniate I was very tired and since my iron was low that is why he gave me this medication The last blood test no showed my irin to be a bit cloudy, ha been that way for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Saranya Ramadoss MD

My daughter is allergic to Sulpha based antibiotics and has been diagnosed with low iron (almost anemic) so has been told by her doctor to take an iron suppliment containing ferrous sulphate. Is this OK or could she have a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saranya Ramadoss ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

My 1yr old s doctor prescribed Ferrous Sulfate drops for his anemia and hydrocortisone cream ... and it seemed to help. I gave him the ferrous sulfate again today and his fever is back. I m not... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Sreekant A MD

Hello - curious as to max dose might be safe of ferrous sulfate to boost HGB in 3 weeks? She is on 325 mg twice day - could we bump up to three times daily? It was 10.6 jumped to 11.3 in 3 weeks - need... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sreekant A ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Madhuri N Bagde MD

to regulate my period. She gave me folic acid and ferrous sulfAte also since i was on ttc. I just want to ask, is it safe to take all this meds? Please help. Thank you. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Madhuri N Bagde ( OBGYN)
Dr. Akhilesh Dubey MD

Hi i am 17 weeks pregnant and last week I had an iron heamaglobin count of 106 and was prescribed ... taking ferrous fumerate, which I was prescribed before I got pregnant. Is it ok to continue with ferrous ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhilesh Dubey ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr.   Eris Ranxha MD

yes it is safe you should be aware at stomach disorder it is riscious for stomach haemorrhages regards

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

ferrous sulphate can not make you ovulate

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD