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Iron Carbonyl

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Antianemic agent, treatment of iron deficiency

Chemical Name


Foreign Names

  • Eisenpentacarbonyl (German)
  • Hierro carbonilo (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • FER pentacarbonyle (IS)
  • Iron Pentacarbonyl (IS)
  • Iron, Carbonyl (PH: USP 38)

Brand Names

  • Feosol
    Meda, United States
  • Icar
    Hawthorn, United States
  • Ircon
    Kenwood, United States
  • Iron Chews
    Midlothian, United States
  • Uniferol (Iron Carbonyl and Folic Acid)
    Grossman, Costa Rica; Grossman, Dominican Republic; Grossman, Guatemala; Grossman, Honduras; Grossman, Nicaragua; Grossman, Panama; Grossman, El Salvador; Valeant Grossman, Mexico
  • Wee Care
    Centurion, United States


ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name

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