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Effects of iron polymaltose complex, ferrous fumarate and ferrous sulfate treatments in anemic pregnant rats, their fetuses and placentas
(Bentham Science Publishers, 2013-01)
Although oral iron preparations are widely prescribed to prevent and to treat iron deficiency anemia in pregnancy, comparative data on their effects to the mother, fetus and placenta are limited. In this study, the effects ...
Serum iron analysis of adults receiving three different iron compounds
Iron deficiency is one of the most prevalent nutritional problems in the world. Iron compounds are used for the prevention and treatment of this deficiency. A double-blind randomized crossover study with 12 volunteers was ...
Ferrous sulfate, but not iron polymaltose complex, aggravates local and systemic inflammation and oxidative stress in dextran sodium sulfate-induced colitis in rats
(Dove Press, 2015-05)
BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Iron deficiency is common in inflammatory bowel disease, yet oral iron therapy may worsen the disease symptoms and increase systemic and local oxidative stress. The aim of this study was to compare the ...
Influence of iron on modulation of the antioxidant system in rat brains exposed to lead
The objective of this study was to evaluate markers of oxidative stress in the brains of rats exposed to lead acetate (Pb(C2H3O2)(2)), either associated or not associated with ferrous sulfate (FeSO4). A total of 36 weaning ...
Treament and prevention of anemia with ferrous sulfate plus folic acid in children attending daycare centers in Goiânia, Goiás State, Brazil: a randomized controlled trial
(Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, 2008-01-01)
The objective of this study was to assess the prevalence of anemia and the therapeutic and prophylactic response to ferrous sulfate and folic acid. A double-blind, randomized, controlled clinical trial was conducted with ...