Vitamin C and Iron

Vitamin C and Iron

Vitamin C increases the absorption of iron. If your patient is taking an iron supplement, be sure they eat foods rich in Vitamin C! Examples: citrus fruit or juices, tomatoes, green leafy vegetables, peppers.

To learn more about Vitamin C and the absorption of iron, check out our video on cardiovascular medications - antianemic agents.

Back to blog

Leave a comment

Please note, comments need to be approved before they are published.