New Possibilities of Correction of Iron Deficiency Conditions in the Practice of a Family Doctor

Л. Ф. Матюха


The article considers the main causes of iron deficiency and iron deficiency anemia (IDA) in the practice of a family doctor, in particular – conditions accompanied by a significant increase in the physiological need for iron. Special attention is paid to the clinical aspects of iron deficiency and IDA in women of reproductive age. Differences in the absorption of heme and non-heme iron are described. The advantages of prevention and dietary correction of iron deficiency conditions using a combination of heme iron and ferrous sulfate (Richter FerroBio) are revealed, taking into account the importance of tolerability and safety issues for patients.


iron; iron deficiency; iron deficiency anemia; heme iron; Richter FerroBio


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