Vrolijk MF1, Opperhuizen A2,3, Jansen EH4, Bast A2, Haenen GR2.
Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2016 Oct;119(4):412-7. doi: 10.1111/bcpt.12603. Epub 2016 May 4.The use of self-medication, which includes dietary supplements and over-the-counter drugs, is still on the rise, while safety issues are not well addressed yet. This especially holds for combinations. For example, iron supplements and magnesium peroxide both produce adverse effects via the formation of reactive oxygen species (ROS). This prompted us to investigate the effect of the combination of three different iron supplements with magnesium peroxide on ROS formation. Read More