Learn About the Types of Bariatric Iron (Video)

Learn About the Types of Bariatric Iron (Video)
Posted on April 29, 2016: Supplements
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If you've undergone any type of weight loss surgery, you may know that there iron deficiencies and anemia can be a risk, especially after Roux-en-Y (RYGB) gastric bypass. In fact, some medical estimates say 50% of RYGB patients test positive for iron deficiency, which can develop years or even decades after the procedure.

There are different categories of iron supplements with different absorption rates, not to mention other aspects of a vitamin and supplement regime that also have an effect. That's why we've put together this easy-to-understand video overview about iron types and absorption rates.

After watching the video and learning more, head over to the Bariatric Choice store where we have an extensive selection of high quality iron supplements from the most respected brands, such as Bariatric Advantage, Celebrate Vitamins, and Bariatric Advantage Ferronyl®/Ferrous Iron supplements referenced in the video.


With so many choices, it's important to know that not all types of Iron are absorbed the same way, especially if you've had weight loss surgery as a bariatric patient. We offer a wide range of iron supplements at Bariatric Choice. Use this video to learn more and help you select the best options for your needs.

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