Dosage form: tablet
Drug class: Iron products
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Ferrous Sulfate Tablets Description
|Serving Size: 1 Tablet|
|Amount Per Tablet||% Daily Value|
|Iron 65 mg||361 %|
Other ingredients: Calcium phosphate, cellulose, croscarmellose sodium, FD&C red #40, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, mineral oil, polyethylene glycol, sodium starch glycolate, stearic acid (veg. grade), talc, and titanium dioxide.
Formula: Each tablet contains 200 mg of dried ferrous sulfate USP (65 mg of elemental iron), equivalent to 325 mg of ferrous sulfate USP.
Ferrous Sulfate Tablets Dosage and Administration
Directions: Adults and children over 12 years of age: 1 tablet daily as a dietary supplement, preferably with a meal or as directed by a doctor. Do not exceed 2 tablets in 24 hours. Not for frequent or prolonged use except on the advice of a doctor. Do not give to children under 12 years of age. Do not exceed recommended dosage.
Caution: Since oral iron products interfere with absorption of certain antibiotics, these products should not be taken within two hours of each other. If you are pregnant, nursing or taking any medications, consult your doctor before use. Discontinue use and consult your doctor if any adverse reactions occur.
How is Ferrous Sulfate Tablets Supplied
Storage and Handling
STORE AT 20°- 25°C (68° - 77°F); Excursions permitted to 15°- 30°C (59° - 86°F), see USP Controlled Room Temperature. Store away from heat and moisture. Keep tightly closed.
Tamper resistant: Do not use if seal under cap is broken or missing.
Boca Pharmacal, LLC
Coral Springs, FL 33065
Warning: Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6. Keep this product out of the reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a doctor or poison control center immediately.
PACKAGE LABEL.PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL
Ferrous Sulfate Tablets, USP 325mg
|Labeler - Boca Pharmacal, LLC (170266089)|
|Pharbest Pharmaceuticals, Inc.||557054835||MANUFACTURE(64376-809)|
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