20 weeks pregnant mother

Question: I am 19 weeks pregnant at present. Doctor pescribed me to take iron supplements. My hemoglobin is 10.1. But when I took oral iron, I had suffered from abdominal pain, gastric problem digestive problem etc. I don't understand what to do. Is it very essential to take iron tablet?

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Answer: Yess ofcourse...it is essential......bt u can add spinach....beet root...pomegrante...apple....nd much more green leafy vegetables in ur diet
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