In which form is iron absorbed?
In which form is it stored?
Study link! http://medicowesome.blogspot.ae/2013/11/ferrous-vs-ferric-mnemonic.html
In which form does heme contain iron?
Remember..Heme is always in the ferrous form when free..And in the ferric form when bound. In heme..it is an exception.
Others ferritin, transferrin..it is always in ferric form
Antidote for choice for acute iron overdose?
Yup. Desferrioxamine is given IV.. It is for acute iron overload.
Which antidote is preferred for chronic iron overdose then?
Oral drug.. Deferiprone.