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----------FerroGels Forte Softgels
FerroGels Forte are brown oblong soft gelatin capsules containing a reddish-orange to brown paste. These soft gels provide water-soluble vitamins and iron. These softgels also contain the following inactive ingredients: blue 1 lake, gelatin, glycerin, hydrogenated soybean oil, lecithin, red 40 Lake, soybean oil, starch, titanium dioxide, vegetable shortening, yellow 6 Lake, yellow beeswax.
Each softgel contains:
Vitamin C (as ascorbic Acid)..............60 mg
Folic Acid.........................................1 mg
Vitamin B12 (as cyanocobalamin)......10 mcg
Iron (as ferrous fumarate).................151 mg
Indications and Usage
For the treatment of iron deficiency anemia and folate deficiency anemia. FerroGels Forte is indicated in pregnancy for the prevention and treatment of iron deficiency and to supply a maintenance dosage of folic acid.
This product is contraindicated in patients with a known hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.
Folic acid alone is improper therapy in the treatment of pernicious anemia and other megaloblastic anemias where vitamin B12 is deficient.
Folic acid in doses above 0.1 mg daily may obscure pernicious anemia in that hematologic remission can occur while neurological manifestations progress.
Allergic sensitization has been reported following both oral and parenteral administration of folic acid.
FerroGels Forte softgels for oral administration are available in child-resistant unit dose packs of 100 softgels (10 cards of 2 x 5 blisters), imprinted with "CYP 189", NDC 60258-189-01.
StorageStore at controlled room temperature 15o-30o C (59o-86oF).
KEEP THIS AND ALL MEDICATIONS OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.
Cypress Pharmaceutical, Inc., Madison, MS 39110
B032 Rev 09/02
Vitamin and Iron Supplement
Cypress Pharmaceutical, Inc.
Revised: 10/2009 Cypress Pharmaceutical, Inc.
Reproduced with permission of U.S. National Library of Medicine
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