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Ferrous Bisglycinate

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0020150-34-9

Chemical Formula

C4-H8-Fe-N2-O4

Molecular Weight

204

Therapeutic Category

Antianemic agent, treatment of iron deficiency

Chemical Name

Iron, bis(glycinato-N,O)

Foreign Names

  • Eisenbisglycinat (German)
  • Bisglycinate ferreux (French)
  • Bisglicinato ferroso (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Bisglicinato ferroso quelato (IS)
  • Bis-glycino iron II (IS)
  • Bisglycino-iron (II) chelate (IS)
  • Eisen(II)-bisglycinat (IS)
  • Eisen(II)-glycinat (IS)
  • Eisenbisglycinat Chelat (IS)
  • Fer (bisglycinate) (IS)
  • Fer (bisglycinate) chelat√© (IS)
  • Ferro bisglicinato chelato (IS)
  • Ferrous bisglycinate chelate (IS)
  • Ferrous glycinate (IS)
  • Glycin, Eisen(II)-Salz (IS)
  • Hierro amino√°cido quelado (IS)
  • Iron glycinate (IS)

Brand Names

  • Anemidox Ultra [+ Folic Acid, + Cyanocobalamin, + Ascorbic Acid]
    Elea, Argentina
  • Ferromas [+ Folic Acid, + Ascorbic Acid]
    Uriach-Aquilea, Spain
  • Foliron [+ Folic Acid]
    Marjan Farma, Brazil
  • Foliron ITF [+ Folic Acid]
    Marjan Farma, Brazil
  • Gestafer [+ Folic Acid]
    Procaps, Colombia; Unimed, Peru
  • Keferim
    Marjan Farma, Brazil
  • Prenafer [+ Folic Acid]
    Interpharm, Ecuador
  • Radiance Iron Complete [+ Mecobalamin, + Folic Acid, + Ascorbic Acid]
    Health and Herbs, New Zealand
  • TecnoFer
    Baldacci, Brazil

Glossary

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