Answer: Hello dear, better to take after food. Continue to have lean grilled chicken, fish and green leafy vegetables to get iron from diet as well....
And yes, take iron and calcium at different times in the day. Don't have iron when you have just had milk or curd. It will not get properly absorbed.
Hope it helped Take care urself....
Normally, it's after food so that absorption is good. However, consult your doctor. She is the right person to guide on dosage and consumption of medicines.
Answer: Iron tablet after dinner and calcium after breakfast ideally. Take care dear.
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