Search Login Register

Iron-Deficiency Anemia (Anemia, Iron Deficiency) Summary

Description: Anemia characterized by decreased or absent iron stores, low serum iron concentration, low transferrin saturation, and low hemoglobin concentration or hematocrit value. The erythrocytes are hypochromic and microcytic and the iron binding capacity is increased.

Also Known As: Anemia, Iron Deficiency; Anemia, Iron-Deficiency; Anemias, Iron-Deficiency; Iron-Deficiency Anemias; Anemias, Iron Deficiency Show All >>

Networked: 2520 relevant articles (116 outcomes, 340 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Iron-Deficiency Anemia

Efficacy Chart >>
Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Iron : 84 outcomes 203 studies in 1459 results : IBA
  2. saccharated ferric oxide : 11 outcomes 14 studies in 44 results : FDA 1
  3. Hemoglobins (Hemoglobin) : 8 outcomes 42 studies in 257 results : IBA
  4. Erythropoietin : 6 outcomes 6 studies in 51 results : FDA 1
  5. Dextrans (Dextran) : 5 outcomes 2 studies in 42 results : FDA 4
  6. Ferritins (Ferritin) : 4 outcomes 30 studies in 267 results : IBA
  7. ferric carboxymaltose : 4 outcomes 5 studies in 28 results : IBA
  8. Transferrin Receptors (Transferrin Receptor) : 3 outcomes 13 studies in 70 results : IBA
  9. ferrous sulfate : 3 outcomes 13 studies in 50 results : FDA 1
  10. Heme (Haem) : 3 outcomes 5 studies in 24 results : IBA
Show All >>

Diseases Related to Iron-Deficiency Anemia

  1. Anemia
  2. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (Inflammatory Bowel Disease)
  3. Chronic Disease (Chronic Diseases)
  4. Heart Failure
  5. Dysmenorrhea (Menstrual Pain)
Show All >>

Key Therapies for Iron-Deficiency Anemia

Efficacy Chart >>
  1. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis) : 4 outcomes 6 studies in 33 results
  2. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 1 outcome 1 study in 15 results
  3. Low-Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) : 1 outcome in 1 result
  4. Parenteral Nutrition : 1 outcome in 1 result
  5. Blood Transfusion (Blood Transfusions) : 3 studies in 23 results
Show All >>

CureHunter Inc. provides medical information and specifically does NOT provide medical advice.
© Copyright 2003-2016 CureHunter Inc., MeSH copyright NLM, Journal Articles copyright original owners.