Pediron

Pediron

ferrous sulfate

Manufacturer:

Boss Pharmacare

Distributor:

ST Pharmetics
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Fe sulfate (equiv to elemental Fe 15 mg)
Indications/Uses
Fe supplement. Prevention & treatment of Fe-deficiency anemia due to malnutrition in infants & childn.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Prevention Childn 1-4 yr 0.6-1.2 mL daily, ≤1 yr 0.3-0.6 mL daily. Treatment 0.6-1.2 mL tid.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: May be taken w/ meals to reduce GI discomfort.
Adverse Reactions
Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation.
ATC Classification
B03AD03 - ferrous sulfate ; Belongs to the class of iron in combination with folic acid. Used in the treatment of anemia.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Pediron oral drops 50 mg/0.6 mL
Packing/Price
15 mL x 12 × 1's
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