Medication Description: Iron Gluconate (Ferrous gluconate)
GLUKONAT IRONS (Ferrous gluconate).
Synonyms: Apo-Ferrogluconate, Ferrletsite, Ferronal, Apo-Ferrousgluconate, Ferronal.
Assign with iron deficiency anemia and increased need for iron (pregnancy, breastfeeding, growth period).
Applied intravenously or orally.
Inside (after eating), adults are prescribed 2 (prophylaxis) or 4-6 (treatment) tablets per day; children 1-3 tablets (children under 1 year old - 1 teaspoonful of syrup) per day.
Intravenous injected at 0.0625 g (1 ampoule) 1-2 times a day.
Possible side effects: dyspeptic symptoms.
Contraindications: hemochromatosis, hemosiderosis, hemolytic anemia.
Product form: tablets of 0.3 g (N. 30, 100); 6% syrup for children in bottles of 110 ml; 1.25% solution for injection in 5 ml ampoules.