Biofer

Biofer

Manufacturer:

Micro Labs

Distributor:

Zizawa Healthcare
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Fe (III) hydroxide polymaltose complex 100 mg, folic acid 350 mcg
Indications/Uses
Fe deficiency anaemia. Before, during & after pregnancy: Latent & manifest Fe deficiency & prevention of Fe & folic acid deficiency.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Patients receiving repeated blood transfusions, haemochromatosis, haemosiderosis, thalassemia; sideroblastic anaemia, chronic haemolysis; lead induced anaemia.
Special Precautions
Adverse Reactions
GI discomfort, vomiting, constipation, diarrhoea, epigastric pain, black stools.
Drug Interactions
Mutual diminished absorption w/ tetracyclines. Decreased absorption w/ antacids. Reduces effects of penicillamine.
MIMS Class
Vitamins & Minerals (Pre & Post Natal) / Antianemics
ATC Classification
B03AD - Iron in combination with folic acid ; Used in the treatment of anemia
Presentation/Packing
Form
Biofer chewable tab
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
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