Brand Name: Odiron®
Format: Film coated tablet
What is the medicine used for:
- For the prevention and treatment of iron deficiency anemia in pregnant and lactating women.
- To reduce the risk of having a baby with neural tube defect due to folate deficiency.
- To help lower plasma homocysteine.
- For increased iron – requirement in cases: menstrual periods, malnutrition, post-operation, haemorrhage, ankylostomosis, convalescence period of severe diseases, vegetarian diets, etc.
What is in the medicine:
Each film-coated tablet contains: Iron elemental 60 mg (As dried Ferrous sulfate, 187 mg), Folic acid 600 mcg, Pyridoxine HCl (Vitamin B6) 20 mg, Cyanocobalamin (Vitamin B12) 25 mcg.
How much and how often should you use this medicine:
Orally, one film-coated tablet daily.
Or as recommended by a physician.