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Ferric Pyrophosphate

In the US, Ferric Pyrophosphate (ferric pyrophosphate systemic) is a member of the drug class iron products and is used to treat Anemia Associated with Chronic Renal Failure.

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Therapeutic Category

Antianemic agent, treatment of iron deficiency

Chemical Names

Diphosphoric acid iron(3+) salt (3:4)

Tetrairon tris(pyrophosphate)

Foreign Names

  • Eisen(3+)-pyrophosphate (German)
  • Difosfato fĂ©rrico (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Ferro Angelini (IS)
  • Iron Pyrophosphate (IS)

Brand Names

  • Incremin
    Alfresa Pharma, Japan
  • Incremin (Ferric Pyrophosphate and Lysine)
    Wyeth, India

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