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Hematinic concentrate with intrinsic factor is a multifactor preparation effective in the treatment of anemias that respond to oral hematinics, including pernicious anemia and other megaloblastic anemias and also iron-deficiency anemia. Therapeutic quantities of hematopoietic factors that are known to be important are present in the recommended daily dose.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
One capsule twice a day. (Two capsules daily produce a standard response in the average uncomplicated case of pernicious anemia.)
Capsule, ruby red and opaque scarlet; imprinted E 5380, available in 10 x 10 unit dose packages.
Store at controlled room temperature 15°-30°C (59°-86°F). Protect from moisture.
Rx onlyThis monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 12/8/2004
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