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Iron Information

Iron Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Iron


Iron Related Warnings

Is the use of Iron safe for pregnant women?

Iron is safe to take during pregnancy.


Is the use of Iron safe during breastfeeding?

Iron does not have any harmful effects on breastfeeding women.


What is the effect of Iron on the Kidneys?

Side effects of Iron on kidney are unknown because research on this has not been conducted yet.


What is the effect of Iron on the Liver?

Iron may have severe effects on your liver, so do not take it without first consulting your doctor.


What is the effect of Iron on the Heart?

You may experience side effects on your heart after taking Iron. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.


Severe Interaction of Iron with Other Drugs

Iron should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Iron Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Iron unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Allergy
  2. Peptic Ulcer

Frequently asked Questions about Iron

Is this Iron habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Iron is addictive.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Iron does not cause dizziness or sleep, so you can drive a vehicle or operate machinery also.


Is it safe?

" Yes, Iron it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Iron cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

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Iron Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Iron

Some foods when eaten with Iron can alter the onset of actions. Discuss this with your doctor.


Interaction between Alcohol and Iron

It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Iron and alcohol. No research has been done on this.


Iron से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 6 months पहले

How to take Iron?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS, General Physician

Iron is available in the form of a tablet, capsule, syrup, drop, suspension, and injection. It is to be taken exactly as prescribed by your doctor. One should take the dose at the same time every day to avoid missing or skipping it. Iron may cause nausea, diarrhea and stomach cramps. It is, therefore, important to take it with some food. Milk, calcium, and antacids should not be taken at the same time as that of Iron.

सवाल 4 months पहले

Does Iron cause swelling?

Dr. Ramraj Meena MBBS, General Physician

No, Iron doesn't cause swelling. In fact, deficiency of iron causes swelling. 

सवाल 6 months पहले

Does Iron cause constipation?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS, General Physician

Yes, Iron consumption may cause constipation. Constipation can be relieved by drinking a lot of water, eating lots of fiber, taking probiotics, exercising regularly or taking an over the counter laxative. Talk to your doctor for managing constipation, should you develop the same.

सवाल 6 months पहले

Is it safe to take Iron?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS, General Physician

It is safe to take Iron in the recommended doses. However, in some people, it may cause certain side effects like nausea, vomiting, cramps, etc. If you experience any of these side effects, please report to your doctor immediately.

सवाल 7 months पहले

What is Iron?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS, General Physician

Iron is the brand name for iron. It is a prescription drug available in different dosage forms such as a tablet, capsule, syrups, drops, suspension, and injection. It is a mineral which is required to treat or prevent iron deficiency anemia.

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