Rugby Ferrous Sulfate Extended-Release 140mg Tablets
It is an iron supplement used to treat or prevent low blood levels of iron. Iron is an important mineral that the body needs to produce red blood cells and keep you in good health.
When the body does not get enough oxygen due to lack of iron, symptoms such as tiredness, shortness of breath, and learning problems may occur. This is a type of anemia called iron deficiency anemia.
Iron deficiency usually improve within a few days, you may have to take ferrous sulfate for 6 months if you have severe iron deficiency. This medication should be taken on an empty stomach, at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after eating.
It is taken three times a day between meals. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully, and ask your doctor or pharmacist to explain any part you do not understand. Take ferrous sulfate exactly as directed. Do not take more or less of it or take it more often than prescribed by your doctor.
Do not use if you are allergic to any ingredient in ferrous sulfate. If you have certain iron metabolism problems (eg, hemosiderosis, hemochromatosis) or high levels of iron in your blood. If you are taking certain cephalosporins (eg, cefotetan) or disulfiram. Contact your doctor or health care provider right away if any of these apply to you.
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