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