CosmoFer Drug Interactions

iron dextran


A. Menarini


Zuellig Pharma
Full Prescribing Info
Drug Interactions
The CosmoFer injection should not be administered concomitantly with oral iron preparations as the absorption of oral iron will be reduced. Oral iron therapy should not be started earlier than 5 days after the last injection of CosmoFer.
Large doses of iron dextran (5 ml or more) have been reported to give a brown colour to serum from a blood sample drawn four hours after administration.
The drug may cause falsely elevated values of serum bilirubin and falsely decreased values of serum calcium.
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