Ingestion of ferrous sulfate increases ferremia in patients with short bowel syndrome.

@article{Gabriel2009IngestionOF,
  title={Ingestion of ferrous sulfate increases ferremia in patients with short bowel syndrome.},
  author={Fab{\'i}ola Rainato Gabriel and V. Suen and J{\'u}lio S{\'e}rgio Marchini and Jos{\'e} Eduardo Dutra de Oliveira},
  journal={Nutrition},
  year={2009},
  volume={25 11-12},
  pages={1115-9}
}
OBJECTIVE Because short bowel syndrome is associated with iron deficiency, the objective of the present study was to monitor ferremia after the ingestion of different iron compounds and doses in enterectomized patients. METHODS This was a randomized, double-blind, cross-over study conducted in 13 patients of both sexes in the metabolic unit of Hospital das Clínicas de Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto-Universídade de São Paulo and was divided into two stages. Three different iron… CONTINUE READING