Ferro-FOLGAMA caps. 100 capsules
Ferro-Folgamma be used in combined states of iron, folic acid and vitamin B12 with different backgrounds. Lack of folic acid, vitamin B, 2 and iron can occur as a result of blood loss (bleeding from the stomach, intestines and bladder, haemorrhoids, menstruation, childbirth), during pregnancy and lactation (maternal and child), insufficient or incorrect nutrition, chronic alcohol abuse
Ferro-FOLGAMA caps. 100 capsules
WHAT ferro-FOLGAMMA and under what circumstances USED?
Therapy with iron, folic acid and vitamin B12
Ferro-Folgamma be used in combined states of iron, folic acid and vitamin B12 with different backgrounds. Lack of folic acid, vitamin B, 2 and iron can occur as a result of blood loss (bleeding from the stomach, intestines and bladder, haemorrhoids, menstruation, childbirth), during pregnancy and lactation (maternal and child), insufficient or incorrect nutrition, chronic alcohol abuse, interference with absorption, continuous hemodialysis, and as a consequence of treatment with anticonvulsant medications and oral contraceptives.
A deficiency of folic acid, vitamin B12 and iron can occur as anemia, neuropathy, megaloblastic anemia, neurological and psychological disorders, changes in mucosal funikularna mieloza, fatigue, pallor, tingling in hands and feet, and decreased physical stamina.
WHAT YOU SHOULD CONSIDER BEFORE YOU TAKE ferro-FOLGLMMA?
Do not take Ferro-Folgamma
in the accumulation of iron in the body (hemochromatosis, chronic hemolysis) and disturbances in iron metabolism (sideroahrestichni anemia, lead anemia, thalassemia).
Is contraindicated in megaloblastic anemia due to deficiency of vitamin B12 only (eg lack of intrizing factor) and a deficit of folic acid only.
If you are hypersensitive (allergic) to vitamin B12, folic acid, iron (H)-sulfate, soy, peanuts, or any of the other ingredients (excipients).
Particular attention when taking Ferro-Folgamma need to:
The medicinal product is not suitable for children under the age of 12.
No need for precautions.
Taking / using other medicines
Interactions with other medicinal products
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking / using or have recently adopted / implemented other
medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.
Iron salts reduce absorption of tetracyclines, penicillamine, methyldopa and levodopa.
Iron salts affect the absorption of quinolone antibiotics (eg ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin, norfloxacin, ofloxacin)
Iron salts reduce absorption of thyroxine in patients undergoing replacement therapy with thyroxine.
Absorption of iron can be reduced by concomitant administration of cholestyramine, antacids (Ca + +, Mg + +, Al + + +-salt) and calcium-and magnesium-containing medicinal products intended for the completion of calcium and magnesium deficiency.
Concomitant use of iron salts with NSAIDs may increase irritation of the lining of the iron on the gastrointestinal tract.
Zhelyazosvarzvashtite substances such as phosphates, phytates and oxalates, as well as milk, coffee and tea inhibit iron absorption.
Ferro-Folgamma should not be taken within 2-3 hours after administration / administration of the aforementioned substances.
When antiepileptic (anticonvulsant) therapy may increase susceptibility to seizures.
When taking higher doses can not be ruled folic acid and concomitant foil antagonists such. and cytotoxic chemotherapy to suppress their mutual action.
High doses of folic acid administered concomitantly with fluorouracil, can cause severe diarrhea.
Hloramfenikolat can reduce the outcome of treatment with folic acid should not be administered to patients with severe manifestations of folic acid.
Taking Ferro-Folgamma with food and drink
Ferro-Folgamma should not be taken with milk or tea, as they reduce the absorption of iron.
Pregnancy and lactation
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine.
At doses up to 5 mg of folic acid daily risks are not known. During pregnancy should not be used in higher doses. During pregnancy you should not take more than one capsule Ferro-Folgamma per day (due to the presence of folic acid in Ferro-Folgamma).
At doses up to 5 mg of folic acid daily risks are not known. During breastfeeding should not apply higher dosages.
Folic acid is active in breast milk.
During breastfeeding should not take more than one capsule Ferro-Folgamma per day (due to the presence of folic acid in Ferro-Folgamma).
Driving and operating machinery
Ferro-Folgamma not affect your ability to drive or operate machinery.
Important information about some of the ingredients of Ferro-Folgamma
To reduce the risk of a possible overdose of iron need special attention when they apply dietetic measures or other preparations containing iron salts.
This product contains sorbitol. Please, if you know that you have an intolerance (hypersensitivity) to certain sugars start taking Ferro-Folgamma only after you have discussed this with your doctor.
Diseases leading to conditions of folic acid, vitamin B12 and iron may have other reasons. If the intake of medicine shows no effect at the first symptoms should see your doctor.
HOW TO TAKE ferro-FOLGAMMA?
Please take Ferro-Folgamma always exactly as directed by your physician and patient information. Refer questions to your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
In the event that your doctor advises otherwise, the usual doses are:
Adults: 3 times daily 1-2 capsules
Children over 12 years: 3 x 1 capsule daily.
Route of administration
Please take the capsules after meals, with a little liquid.
Duration of treatment
The duration of administration is dependent on the underlying disease process.
Please ask your doctor about this!
If you take more than the amount of Ferro-Folgamma
Short-term overdose is generally not serious. If you are experiencing symptoms, please contact your doctor.
If you forget to take Ferro-Folgamma
Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed dose.
Continue taking Ferro-Folgamma as before, at the usual time, and strive in the future to maintain a regular intake.
If you stop taking Ferro-Folgamma
To achieve a therapeutic effect, Ferro-Folgamma should be taken regularly as possible. If you cancel or wish to stop treatment prematurely, please talk about it with your doctor.
If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Like all medicines, Ferro-Folgamma can cause side effects, although not everyone gets them. In the assessment of adverse events following data are used for the frequency of their occurrence:
Very common: More than 1 in 10 treated
Common: More than 1 in 10 but more than 1 in 100
Uncommon: less than 1 in 100 but more than 1 in 1,000
Rare: less than 1 in 1,000 but more than 1 in 10,000 treated
Very rare: less than 1 in 10,000 treated, incl. single cases
The compounds of iron have local irritation and therefore could lead
to gastrointestinal upset or constipation.
In rare cases there may be allergic reactions, such as erythema, pruritus, bronchospasm or anaphylactic shock. Note: Dark colored stool are disturbing. Benzidinovata sample will be positive.
At high doses are rarely gastrointestinal disturbances, sleep disturbances, irritability, and depression.
For parenteral administration or very rarely, acne, eczematous or urtikariyni effects, as well as anaphylactic or anaphylactoid reactions
Soy lecithin may cause allergic reactions in rare cases.
If an adverse reaction, please consult your doctor.
If any of the side effects gets serious, or you notice other effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
HOW TO STORE ferro-FOLGAMMA
The expiry date is printed on the blister and carton. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month. Do not use Ferro-Folgamma thereafter! Medicinal product to be stored out of the reach of children. Store in a place protected from direct sunlight at temperatures below 25 ° C.
Ferrous sulfate, dried - 100 mg
Folic Acid - 5 mg
Cyanocobalamin - 0.01 mg (10 micrograms)
Ascorbic acid, soy lecithin, sorbitol, glycerol 85%, etilvanilin, colorant E 172, solid fats, canola oil, gelatin.
How does Ferro-Folgamma and contents of the pack
Ferro-Folgamma comes in packs of 20, 50 and 100 soft capsules.
For the information of our patients:
Iron preparations do not always have a good gastric tolerability. In Ferro-Folgamma current active substances released into the environment neutralnat aspetsialna so ensure direct passage into the intestine, resorption instinskata area.
This is the reason for some good gastric tolerability of Ferro-Folgamma.