Ferrous sulfate

What is Ferrous sulfate?

Ferrous sulphate is iron preparation. It is the most common iron salt used for treatment of iron deficiency anemia.

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Hello. My husband was told he had a low blood count. Doctor said to take ferrous sulfate. I bought him iron pills with the equal amount to the...

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Hello. Ferrous sulphate only should be taken

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Hello dear. I understand your concern. I will advise you to get only...

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Can I substitute OTC Calcium with D for Oysco500+ d without losing any benefits and OTC iron for ferrous sulfate?

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I have gone through your query.
Yes you can use OTC calcium with Vitamin D instead of Oysco 500 D and iron...

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I am now taking Ferrous Sulfate Tablets (325 mg) iron supplements which were prescribed by the VA Clinic. I take three (3) 325 mg tablets per day...

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You have been started on iron supplements thinking of iron deficiency anaemia.It also needs to be searched for cause of iron deficiency...

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