Vitodac SYR is an essential mineral, prescribed for iron deficiency. It belongs to haematinics class.
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Drug information on Vitodac SYR (Ferrous gluconate) from Daksh Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.
Drug Name : Ferrous gluconate
Ferrous Gluconate(Fergon) generic Vitodac SYR is an essential mineral, prescribed for iron deficiency. It belongs to haematinics class.
More Info about Ferrous gluconate
Trade Names for Ferrous gluconate
Fergon, Iron Gluconate, Ferate, Ferralet
Adult: PO- As elemental Fe: Treatment: 60mg 2-4 times/day. Prevention: 60 mg/day.
Stomach cramping, constipation, nausea, vomiting, dark stools, heartburn, diarrhea, teeth staining and urine discoloration.
It comes as a syrup to take by mouth, on an empty stomach.
Contraindicated in patients with haemolytic anemia, haemochromatosis (a genetic disorder).
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of peptic ulcer, Crohn disease, digestive problems, intestinal inflammation or ulcer, and those who receive frequent blood transfusions.
It should not to be used in premature infants.
Avoid long-term use (more than 6 months) of this medication, except in patients with continuous menorrhagia or bleeding.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature (20 to 25°C).