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iron supplements.

My doctor has requested that u start taking a high dosage iron pill. It's not in the basis that Im anaemic and the dosage is 70mg a day. I'm 14 weeks pregnant. Do I need to take Such a high dosage this early?
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2102260 tn?1334111139
If he sees that you are not creating enough Iron it is normal to take this dosage. Be careful because you will be constipated.
869758 tn?1329525652
That is strange if your not anemic. Did you ask why? I'd ask for a second opinion. That's a lot of iron.
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