Femorum Inj

Femorum Inj

iron sucrose

Manufacturer:

Myungmoon

Distributor:

Cosma Medical

Marketer:

Cosma Medical
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Ferric hydroxide sucrose complex (equiv to Fe 100 mg)
Indications/Uses
Fe deficiency in patients who need rapid Fe delivery, cannot tolerate oral Fe therapy or non-compliant. Active inflammatory bowel disease where oral Fe prep is ineffective. 
Dosage/Direction for Use
Individualized dosage. IV infusion 100 mg in at least 15 min followed by 200 mg in at least 30 min. IV inj 100 mg slowly over 1 min/mL. Max: 200 mg 3 times wkly.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity; anaemias not caused by to Fe deficiency, Fe overload or disturbances in utilisation of Fe, patients w/ history of asthma, eczema or other atopic allergy. Pregnancy (1st trimester).
Special Precautions
Liver dysfunction; acute or chronic infection. Discontinue in patients w/ ongoing bacteraemia. May cause hypotension w/ rapid administration. Avoid paravenous leakage. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation for treatment of serious allergic reaction. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Transient taste perversions (in particular metallic taste).
Drug Interactions
Concomitant administration w/ oral Fe prep.
ATC Classification
B03AC - Iron, parenteral preparations ; Used in the treatment of anemia
Presentation/Packing
Form
Femorum Inj inj 100 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
5's
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