Anemia due to Iron Deficiency Iron Supplements
The treatment for iron deficient anemia may require prescription iron supplements. Take iron supplements with vitamin C or orange juice. You may also increase the amount of iron in your diet.
Good sources of iron include:
- Dried fruit
- Fortified cereals
- Green, leafy vegetables
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