Niferex® Elixir (polysaccaride-iron complex)
(polysaccharide-iron complex as cell-contracted akaganéite)
HIGH POTENCY IRON SUPPLEMENT
- dye free
- sugar free
8 fl oz (236 mL)
Serving Size 1 tsp
Servings Per Container 48
|Amount Per Teaspoon||% Daily Value|
|Iron (elemental)||100 mg||560%|
Other ingredients:Sorbitol, alcohol 10%, caramel, hydrochloric acid, purified water. May also contain: sodium hydroxide.
Iron is best absorbed on an empty stomach; however, occasional gastrointestinal 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.
What are the possible side effects of iron polysaccharide?
If you experience an allergic reaction (difficulty breathing; closing of your throat; swelling of your lips, tongue, or face; or hives), stop taking iron polysaccharide and seek emergency medical attention.
Other less serious side effects are more likely to occur. Continue taking iron polysaccharide and talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you experience
- stomach upset,
- nausea or vomiting,
- black or darker than normal appearing stools, or
- temporary staining of the teeth.
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Use for treatment of uncomplicated iron deficiency anemias.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
12 years and over: 1 to 2 teaspoonfuls daily
6 to 12 years: 1 teaspoonful daily
Under 6 years: As directed by physician
8 fl oz (236 mL)
DO NOT PURCHASE IF PRINTED SAFETY SEAL IS BROKEN OR MISSING
Store at controlled room temperature 15°- 30° C (59°- 86° F).
Questions? 1-877-567-7676. Mktd. by Ther-Rx Corp. St. Louis, MO 63044. 03/05. FDA Rev date: n/a
WARNING: 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.
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.
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