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Iron Polymaltose

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Therapeutic Category

Antianemic agent

Chemical Name


Foreign Names

  • Ferri oxidum polymaltosatum (Latin)
  • Eisen(III)-hydroxid-Polymaltose-Komplex (German)
  • Complexe oxyde ferrique-polymaltose (French)
  • Hierro polimaltosa (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • ferric polymaltose (IS)
  • Ferromaltose (IS)
  • Ferrum Polyisomaltose (IS)
  • iron(III)hydroxid polymaltose complex (IS)

Brand Names

  • Anaemex Iron (Iron Polymaltose and Phenol (veterinary use))
    Ausrichter, Australia
  • Chewrol
    Renata, Bangladesh
  • Comprion
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Fegem
    Torrent, Bahrain; Torrent, Myanmar
  • Feralice
    Alapis Pharma, Greece
  • Feranin Fol (Iron Polymaltose and Folic Acid)
    Vifor, Peru
  • Feranin
    Vifor, Peru
  • Ferimax IM
    Bilim, Turkey
  • Ferimax
    Bilim, Turkey
  • Ferose
    Spimaco, Bahrain; Spimaco, Oman
  • Ferose (Iron Polymaltose and Folic Acid)
    Spimaco, Oman
  • Ferran Fol (Iron Polymaltose and Folic Acid)
    Welfark, Peru
  • Ferran
    Welfark, Peru
  • Ferrata
    Help, Greece
  • Ferrobest
    Phoinix Pharm, Greece
  • Ferrosig
    Sigma, Australia
  • Ferrum Fol Hausmann (Iron Polymaltose and Folic Acid)
    Nycomed, Greece
  • Ferrum H Injection
    Aspen, Australia
  • Ferrum Hausmann
    Abdi Ibrahim, Turkey; Ferraz, Portugal; Nycomed, Greece; Therabel, Luxembourg; Vifor, Germany; Vifor, Dominican Republic; Vifor, Guatemala; Vifor, Hong Kong; Vifor, Honduras; Vifor, Nicaragua; Vifor, Panama; Vifor, Romania; Vifor, El Salvador; Vifor, Taiwan
  • Ferrum Lek
    Lek, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Lek, Czech Republic; Lek, Estonia; Lek, Georgia; Lek, Croatia (Hrvatska); Lek, Lithuania; Lek, Latvia; Lek, Poland; Lek, Serbia; Lek, Slovenia
  • Ferrum
    Hausmann, Ireland
  • Haemojet
    Amriya, Egypt
  • Hemafer
    Uni-Pharma, Greece
  • Hydrofer
    Mediapharm, Greece
  • Intafer
    Zuoz, Venezuela
  • Maltofer Fol (Iron Polymaltose and Folic Acid)
    Combiphar, Indonesia; Vifor, Slovakia; ViforInternational, Switzerland
  • Maltofer
    ABL, Peru; Alloga, Czech Republic; Combiphar, Indonesia; Ferraz, Portugal; Sanofi-Aventis, Hungary; Vifor, Finland; Vifor, Georgia; Zuoz, Venezuela; ViforInternational, Switzerland
  • Maltofer Fol (Iron Polymaltose and Folic Acid)
    ABL, Peru
  • Mumfer
    Glenmark, Ecuador
  • Noripurum
    Altana, Brazil
  • Orofer
    Emcure, Myanmar
  • Poliferro
    Provenco, Ecuador
  • Polyferon
    Chemist, Bangladesh
  • Polyron
    ACI, Bangladesh; Square, Bangladesh
  • Santafer
    Santa-Farma, Turkey
  • Solufer
    Koçak, Turkey
  • Vegaferon
    Koçak, Turkey
  • Veltifer
    Eczacibasi, Turkey


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