Pro-Iron Capsule

Pro-Iron Capsule

Manufacturer:

Gruppo Medica

Distributor:

Zuellig

Marketer:

Metropolitan Pharmaceutical Products, Inc.
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Vitamin B-complex, ferrous sulfate, folic acid, vitamin C.
Description
Each capsule contains dried ferrous sulfate (equivalent to elemental iron 65 mg) 200 mg, folic acid 400 mcg, ascorbic acid (vitamin C) 100 mg, niacinamide (vitamin B3) 20 mg, thiamine mononitrate (vitamin B1) 2 mg, riboflavin (vitamin B2) 2 mg, pyridoxine HCl (vitamin B6) 2 mg, cyanocobalamin (vitamin B12) 10 mcg.
Action
Sufficient amount of ferrous sulfate is utilized to restore normal hemoglobin count.
Vitamin C has been incorporated to enhance iron absorption.
Vitamin B-complex and folic acid have been added to promote normal RBC synthesis.
Folic acid is added to prevent neural tube defects.
Indications/Uses
Prevention and treatment of anemias due to iron, folic acid and vitamin B12 deficiencies, also from nutritional deficiency of the B-complex vitamins. Nutritional anemias; anemia due to hemorrhage, infections; intestinal parasitism; anemia during old age, prolonged illnesses and convalescence; metabolic disorders; menstruation; prenatal and postnatal iron supplement, as supplement for prenatal care and postpartum lactation.
Dosage/Direction for Use
1-2 caps daily, taken with or after meals.
Special Precautions
In instances where GI intolerance may occur, take capsule after meals.
Storage
Store at temperatures not exceeding 30°C, away from direct sunlight.
MIMS Class
Vitamins & Minerals (Pre & Post Natal) / Antianemics / Vitamins & Minerals (Geriatric) / Vitamins & Minerals (Paediatric)
ATC Classification
B03AE10 - various combinations ; Belongs to the class of iron in other combinations. Used in the treatment of anemia.
Presentation/Packing
Cap 100's.
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