To treat and prevent iron deficiency.
Ferrous Gluconate is a form of iron. Iron is necessary for the production of haemoglobin (protein in red blood cells), which carries oxygen around the body. Iron is involved in the formation of myoglobin, a pigment that stores oxygen in muscles for use during exercise.
- Ferrous Gluconate 300mg
- To prevent and treat iron deficiency
- For adults and children from 6 years
Take tablets about one hour before meals.
Adults: For the prevention of iron deficiency: Take 2 tablets daily.
For the treatment of iron deficiency: Take 4-6 tablets daily in divided doses.
Children (6-12 years): For the prevention of iron deficiency: Take 1 or 2 tablets daily.
For the treatment of iron deficiency: take 3 tablets daily in divided doses.
Read patient leaflet thoroughly before use.
Each tablet contains 300mg ferrous gluconate equivalent to 35mg ferrous iron.
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