Although hemoglobin numbers may fall into a “normal range” those numbers may still not be ideal for feeling and functioning well.
Determining ferritin blood levels serve as a more accurate guideline for the resolution of symptoms of anemia.
Oral iron has an absorption rate of approximately 10 percent, so it may take months or years to restore blood iron levels back to an optimal level.
At Holistic Medical Center we have other methods we use for correcting anemia that are quick and effective. Once the anemia is corrected, patients report feeling better and more energetic soon after.
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