Ferrous sulfate is a form of the mineral iron. Iron is important for many functions in the body, especially for the transport of oxygen in the blood.

Ferrous sulfate is used as a dietary supplement, and to prevent and to treat iron deficiencies and iron deficiency anemia.

Ferrous sulfate may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.

Source: http://www.vimo.com/pharma/drug-details/Ferrous-sulfate/d03824/13441

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    Ferrous Sulfate and non anemic people
    Can non anemic people take it?
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  2. link Jjcwrt
    What is Ferrous Sulfate 325 mg. used for?
    What is Ferrous Sulfate 325 mg. used for?
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    Does URL Ferrous sulfate contain yellow dye
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    ferrous sulfate 325 mg and drinks like coffee and tea
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    side effect
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