Clinical Trial

Daily Iron Supplementation Study in Pregnant Women

Study Description

Once Versus Twice Daily Iron Supplementation in Pregnant Women

The investigators will randomize women diagnosed with anemia in the mid-trimester of pregnancy to once or twice daily iron supplementation

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

Pharmaceutical medication involved Pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Drug - Placebo

Cellulose placebo that will be used in place of a second dose of ferrous sulfate in the subjects randomized to once daily dosing of ferrous sulfate

Drug - Ferrous Sulfate

Subjects will receive once or twice daily dosing of ferrous sulfate. This will be provided by our hospital pharmacy and be identical in appearance to the placebo.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Once Daily Versus Twice Daily Iron Supplementation to Treat Anemia in Pregnancy: A Prospective, Randomized, Placebo Controlled, Double Blinded, Clinical Trial

Clinical Trial ID

NCT02839096

ParticipAid ID

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