Rayo’s Iron (Ferrous Ascorbate) 50 mg Tablet
Iron supplementation is indicated for iron-deficient states secondary to conditions such as iron deficiency anemia.
Iron supplement is an essential mineral needed for general health. Depleted iron stores lead to decreased production of hemoglobin and circulating erythrocytes in the body.
Symptoms of Iron deficiency:
Such as fatigue, weakness, shortness of breath, pica and pagophagia, tachycardia, altered mental status, hypothermia, and also increased risk of infection.
The recommendation is to take iron at least 30 minutes before a meal or 2 hours before taking other medications.
Stored at room temperature, 15 C-30 C
Iron may decrease the absorption of other medications by forming an insoluble complex with methyldopa/levodopa, fluoroquinolones, penicillin, or tetracyclines.