Active Ingredient(s):Iron Dextran FDA Approved: * April 29, 1974 Pharm Company: *WATSON LABS (UTAH) Category:Vitamins & Supplements
Iron supplements, also known as iron salts and iron pills, are a number of iron formulations used to treat and prevent iron deficiency including iron deficiency anemia. For prevention they are only recommended in those with poor absorption, heavy menstrual periods, pregnancy, hemodialysis, or a diet low in iron. Prevention may also be used in low birth weight babies. They are taken by mouth, injecti...
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