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Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6. Keep this product out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a doctor or poison control center immediately.
Iron is best absorbed on an empty stomach; however, occasional gastrointestional discomfort (such as nausea) may be minimized by taking with meals. Iron-containing medication may occasionally cause black stools, constipation, or diarrhea, which is usually transient and self-limiting.
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.
This package is tamper evident. Do not use if imprinted seal under cap is missing or damaged.
No information provided.This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/15/2008
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