Iron deficiency anemia transpires when there is not enough iron is available for the body to utilize. This develops over time when iron is too low. Low iron may occur due to low iron consumption, blood loss, or other medical conditions.
Signs and symptoms may vary depending on the classification of iron deficiency.
Talk to your healthcare provider if you have any of these symptoms. A blood test will determine if you have iron deficiency or iron deficiency anemia.
1) US National Library of Medicine, NIH. Iron deficiency anemia. https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health-topics/iron-deficiency-anemia