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Rarely, iron in therapeutic doses produces gastrointestinal reactions, such as diarrhea or constipation. Reducing the dose and administering it with meals will minimize these effects in the iron-sensitive patient.
In extremely rare instances, skin rash suggesting allergy has been noted following the oral administration of liver-stomach material. Allergic sensitization has been reported following both oral and parenteral administration of folic acid.
Read the B12 (liver-stomach concentrate with intrinsic factor) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects
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Last reviewed on RxList: 12/8/2004
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