A single 1 g dose of intravenous iron is sufficient treatment for most patients with iron deficiency anaemia, a New Zealand study has shown. The review of 194 adult outpatients who received either 1 g of ferric carboxymaltose or iron polymaltose found the mean haemoglobin improvement after treatment was 24.7 g/L. Patients were mostly female ...
One-off iron infusion works for most IDA
By Mardi Chapman
18 Jan 2021