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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 10 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.

सवाल 6 months पहले

How long should I take Iron?

Dr. Vinod Verma MBBS, Diabetology

Iron should be taken for as long as it is prescribed by your doctor. You must not skip the dose or take an extra dose as per your own will as that might lead to side effects. Follow the instructions of your doctor completely. 

सवाल 3 months पहले

Can I take paracetamol with iron?

Dr. Chirag Bhingradiya MBBS, Pediatrics

Yes, you can take paracetamol with iron as no interactions have been found between the two. Thus, two can be taken together safely. 

सवाल 6 months पहले

Can Iron cause allergy?

Dr. Saurabh Shakya MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Iron may cause an allergic reaction causing hives, rash, and itching. It may also cause swelling of the eyes, tongue, lips, arms, ankles, throat, feet and lower legs. If you suffer from any of these reactions, please inform your doctor immediately. He may ask you to discontinue using Iron. 

सवाल 8 months पहले

Does Iron cause acne?

Dr. Tarun kumar MBBS, Other

Yes, Iron may cause acne. For treating acne, one must talk to a doctor. There are many over the counter creams available for treating acne such as topical antibiotics, creams containing ingredients like retinoids, salicylic acid, benzoyl peroxide, glycolic acid, isotretinoin, etc. There are many herbal creams also available which contain ingredients like fuller's earth, aloe vera, etc. However, it is best to see a doctor who is likely to prescribe a cream as per the skin type and severity of one's acne. Acne can be prevented or managed by eating a low carb, low fat and high protein diet, by treating hormonal issues and staying stress-free.

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