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

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Therapeutic Category

Antianemic agent, treatment of iron deficiency

Foreign Names

  • Ferrum (Latin)
  • Eisen (German)
  • Fer (French)
  • Hierro (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • CCRIS 1580 (IS)
  • EINECS 231-096-4 (IS)

Brand Names

  • 2-Her (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Gen-Biotec, India
  • Alpiron (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Alports, India
  • Anfer-XT (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Andic, India
  • Biofer
    Micro B & B, India
  • Chufer (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Serum Intl., India
  • Diafer
    Pharmacosmos, Netherlands
  • Enrich
    Marcyrl, Egypt
  • Enrich N
    Marcyrl Pharmaceutical Industries, Lebanon
  • Fapic
    Edward, India
  • Fecontin-F (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Modi Mundi, India
  • Fe-Like (Iron and Folic Acid)
    MNC Healthcare, India
  • Fered-XT (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Wallace, India
  • Ferikind (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Mankind, India
  • Ferinom
    Acinom Healthcare, India
  • Ferium
    Emcure, India
  • Ferium (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Emcure, India
  • Ferizest
    DWD, India
  • Ferocom (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Commonwealth, India
  • Feron 20 + B12 (Iron and Cyanocobalamin (veterinary use))
    Merial, South Africa
  • Ferosac
    Spimaco, Egypt
  • Ferose
    Spimaco, Egypt
  • Ferose f (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Spimaco, Egypt
  • Ferplex
    Pharco, Egypt
  • Ferrate
    Pharmalab, Lebanon
  • Ferricol
    Columbia, Mexico
  • Ferricure
    Trenker, Lebanon
  • Ferritop
    Hikma, Egypt
  • Fesafe
    RND Labs, India
  • Fe-Sency (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Encore, India
  • Fippo-XT
    Aden Healthcare, India
  • Fitrax
    Pax Healthcare, India
  • Flarish (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Molekule, India
  • Folifer (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Ativus, Brazil; Bial, Lebanon; Bial-Portela, Cyprus
  • Foliron (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Remedica, Cyprus
  • Fysiofol (Iron and Folic Acid)
    ITF Hellas, Cyprus
  • Globac Active (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Zydus, India
  • Gyno Tardyferon (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Robapharm, Lebanon
  • Haemojet
    Amriya, Egypt; Eep co, Egypt
  • Haemopower
    Amriya, Egypt
  • HBHH (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Shasun, India
  • Hierroquick (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Raymos, Argentina
  • Hi-Fe XT (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Galpha, India
  • Intrafer
    Unipharm, Costa Rica; Unipharm, Guatemala; Unipharm, Honduras; Unipharm, Nicaragua; Unipharm, Panama; Unipharm, El Salvador
  • Intrafer (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Copad Egypte, Egypt; Unipharm, Costa Rica; Unipharm, Ecuador; Unipharm, Guatemala; Unipharm, Honduras; Unipharm, Nicaragua; Unipharm, Panama; Unipharm, El Salvador
  • Irrochel-Z (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Premier, India
  • Iviron
    Benta, Lebanon
  • Kelafer (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Unimed, Peru
  • Maltofer
    The Star Medicine Importers Company, Malta
  • Maltofer Fol (Iron and Folic Acid)
    The Star Medicine Importers Company, Malta
  • Microferrum
    Vifor, Ecuador
  • Minofer (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Minova, India
  • Mumfer-S
    Glenmark, India
  • Neutrofer
    Sigma, Brazil
  • Nicofer (Iron and Folic Acid)
    AHPL, India
  • Orofer (Iron and Cyanocobalamin)
    Emcure, India
  • Orofer (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Emcure, India
  • Orofer-XT
    Emcure, India
  • Orofer-XT (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Emcure, India
  • Pediafer
    Pharmalab, Lebanon
  • Phosfomin-Iron
    AHPL, India
  • Pigdex 100 Plus Vitamin B12 (Iron and Cyanocobalamin (veterinary use))
    BEC Feed Solutions, Australia
  • Profer
    Aesculapius, Italy
  • Proferrin
    Medical Futures, Canada
  • Rirone-XT (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Rishab, India
  • Rubraplex (Iron and Folic Acid)
    AHPL, India
  • Sacrofer
    Amoun, Egypt
  • Sandoz iron
    Sandoz, Egypt
  • Sytron
    Archimedes, Malta
  • Tiffen
    Finecure Pharmaceuticals, India
  • Vitcofer (Iron and Folic Acid)
    FDC, India
  • Yectafer (Iron and Folic Acid)
    AstraZeneca, Argentina
  • Zentraferin (Iron and Folic Acid)
    Ariston, Argentina


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