Ferritin is a protein in the body that is used to store iron. The ferritin blood test can detect elevated or low levels of ferritin in the body, which may indicate disease such as hemochromatosis, rheumatoid arthritis, certain cancers, anemia, or iron deficiency. Read more: Ferritin Blood Test Article
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Medications & Supplements
- iron dextran (Dexferrum, INFeD, Pri-Dextra, Proferdex)
- iron w/stool softener sustained-release - oral
- heme iron polypeptide - oral, Proferrin
- iron/vitamin c/vitamin b12/intrinsic factor - oral, Foltrin
- iron/vitamin c sustained-release - oral, Fero-Grad, Folitab
- heme iron polypeptide/folic acid - oral, Proferrin-Forte
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