Active Ingredient(s): Iron Dextran
FDA Approved: * April 29, 1974
Pharm Company: * WATSON LABS (UTAH)
Category: Vitamins & Supplements

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

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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.[1][2] For prevention they are only recommended in those with poor absorption, heavy menstrual periods, pregnancy, hemodialysis, or a diet low in iron.[2][3] Prevention may also be used in low birth weight babies.[2] They are taken by mouth, injecti...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Iron Dextran
  • Injection: 50mg/ml, Eq 100mg Iron/2ml (eq 50mg Iron/ml), eq 50mg iron/ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for INFeD: (4 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0023-6082 Infed 50 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection by Allergan, Inc.
  • 52544-931 Infed 50 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection by Watson Pharma, Inc.
  • 52584-086 Infed 50 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection by General Injectables & Vaccines, Inc.
  • 52584-931 Infed 50 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Solution by General Injectables & Vaccines, Inc

Other drugs which contain Iron Dextran or a similar ingredient: (2 results)

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