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    Old 10-23-2007, 05:01 AM   #1
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    Ferrous Sulphate=chest pain?

    Hello,

    I have been recommended to take 3x 200mg ferrous sulphate tablets a day to increase my iron count. However since starting to take the 3 tablets I have had a strange uncomfortable pain in my chest. Its like there is pressure on my chest or something. Has anyone else suffered from this?

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    Old 10-23-2007, 05:50 AM   #2
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    Re: Ferrous Sulphate=chest pain?

    Ferrous sulphate is good at causing GI distress, such as upset stomach, reflux, acid, etc which can cause a sense of discomfort in the chest.

     
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