Generic Name: Iron 14 mg, Vitamin C 60 mg, Vitamin B12 0.375 mcg
Dosage Form: Capsule Therapeutic
Class: Dietary Supplement
Pack Size: 20
- Mechanism of action
- side effects
- Drug interactions
- prohibited usage
- Use in pregnancy and breastfeeding
Liposomal iron capsules are used to treat and prevent iron deficiency in the body. Iron deficiency can lead to problems such as low hemoglobin (iron is a major component of hemoglobin in red blood cells) and fatigue.
Liposomal iron capsules are likely to be the best form of iron for absorption in the gut due to their liposomal structure. This structure can increase iron absorption and also reduce the likelihood of stomach upset. However, it is important to consult with your doctor before taking any supplements or medication so that your needs and condition can be assessed and you can be given the appropriate instructions.
Possible side effects may include change in stool color, stomach irritation, digestive problems, intolerance or sensitivity, and change in taste of mouth. In case of experiencing any problems, it is better to consult with your doctor.
Liposomal iron capsules may interact with antacids, tetracyclines, calcium-containing drugs, and anti-diarrheal drugs. To avoid possible interactions, it is important to consult with your doctor or pharmacist about potential drug interactions and always share any changes in your medication use with them.
Before starting or changing the use of liposomal iron capsules:
- Consult your doctor or pharmacist.
- It is important to accurately diagnose iron deficiency with blood tests.
- Report any side effects, allergies, or unwanted problems to your doctor.
- Discuss possible interactions with other medications with your doctor.
- Follow your doctor's instructions carefully.
- Be careful with food and nutrition intake.
Liposomal iron capsules should not be used if you are allergic to iron or other ingredients, have certain medical conditions, or without a proper diagnosis. Before taking any medication, consult your doctor.
In pregnancy and lactation, the use of liposomal iron capsules should be done in consultation with a doctor. It is always best to consult with your doctor before making any changes to your diet or taking dietary supplements.