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I was prescribed to take 325mg of Iron daily. I also take a

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I was prescribed to take 325mg of Iron daily. I also take a multivit that contains 18 mg
of Iron.Today by mistake, I took one tablet 325 mg of Iron in the morning and another
325 mg in the afternoon.I also took my multivit that contains 18 mg of Iron. What
overdose of Iron symptoms should I be aware of.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Owen replied 6 years ago.
Actually, I sometimes prescribe Iron of 325mg three times per day - so the biggest problem you might have is constipation - so use fiber such as metamucil and a stool softener such as colace or dolcusate for the next few days.
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