Indications: The prevention and treatment of iron deficiency anaemia.
Therapeutic Area: Nutrition
- Can be given to babies from 4 weeks old
- Prevents iron deficiency anaemia
- Treats iron deficiency anaemia
Prophylactic: Infants over 4 weeks old and children to 6 years:
0.2ml to 1.2ml per day depending on age
Older children, adults and elderly: 2.4ml to 4.8ml per day
Therapeutic Paediatric: 0.12ml to 0.24ml per Kg body weight daily in two or three doses
Adults: 4.0ml once or twice daily
Each 1ml contains:
- Ferrous Sulphate 125mg which is equivalent to 25mg of Iron.