Iron (III) hydroxide Sucrose Injection is indicated in the treatment of iron deficiency in the following indications: where there is a clinical need to deliver iron rapidly to iron stores.
in patients who cannot tolerate oral iron therapy or who are non-compliant,
in active inflammatory bowel disease where oral iron preparations are ineffective.
Avofer Injection should only be administered where the indication is confirmed by appropriate investigations (e.g. Hb, serum ferritin, serum iron).