About The Drug Niferex Capsules aka Polysaccharide Iron Complex Capsules


Find Niferex Capsules side effects, uses, warnings, interactions and indications. Niferex Capsules is also known as Polysaccharide Iron Complex Capsules.

Niferex Capsules

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About Niferex Capsules aka Polysaccharide Iron Complex Capsules

What's The Definition Of The Medical Condition Niferex Capsules?

Clinical Pharmacology

CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY No information provided.

Drug Description

Niferex Capsules (Ferrochel® and polysaccharide iron complex) Capsules DESCRIPTION Supplement Facts Serving Size 1 Capsule Amount Per Serving % Daily Value Iron (elemental) (67% as Ferrochel®* and 33% as polysaccharide iron complex) 60 mg 333% Other ingredients: Lactose, magnesium stearate, silicon dioxide, gelatin, titanium dioxide, FD&C Yellow No. 6, FD&C Red No. 40, FD&C Blue No. 1, pharmaceutical glaze.

Indications & Dosage

INDICATIONS No information provided. DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION Directions Adults: 1 or 2 capsules twice daily. Children age 6 and older: 1 capsule daily. HOW SUPPLIED NDC 64011-134-11 100 Capsules Store at controlled room temperature 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted to 15°- 30°C (59°- 86°F). Avoid excessive heat 40°C (104°F). Avoid freezing. * Ferrochel® (ferrous bis-glycinate chelate) is a registered trademark of Albion International, Inc., Clearfield, Utah, and is protected under U.S. Patent Nos. 4,599,152 and 4,830,716. Mktd. by Ther-Rx Corp. St. Louis, MO 63044. 12/04. FDA rev date: n/a

Medication Guide

PATIENT INFORMATION No information provided. Please refer to the WARNINGS section.

Overdosage & Contraindications

OVERDOSE No information provided. CONTRAINDICATIONS No information provided.

Side Effects & Drug Interactions

SIDE EFFECTS No information provided. DRUG INTERACTIONS No information provided.

Warnings & Precautions

WARNINGS WARNING: Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6. Keep this product out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a doctor or poison control center immediately. Iron is best absorbed on an empty stomach; however, occasional gastrointestinal discomfort (such as nausea) may be minimized by taking with meals. Iron-containing medication may occasionally cause black stools, constipation, or diarrhea, which is usually transient and self-limiting. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. NOTICE: This product is supplied in tamper-evident blisters. Do not use if outer foil is torn or missing. PRECAUTIONS No information provided.

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