Iron Infusion

I am 36+5 weeks pregnant.My hb is 11.1 g/dl and ferritin is 8ng/ml. My gynaecologist has advised me to habe 3 infusions of venofer on alternate days (total 6 ampules ,2 in each infusion).. Its fine to have iv iron at such hb? Any risk of toxicity?


MBBS, FCPS | Lahore

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I think you should take oral iron only . If you are not able to tolerate the oral iron.


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Mam what about serum ferritin which is low?

8 months ago