General Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
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Iron, Folic Acid and Zinc deficiency, Dietary supplement, Pregnancy and lactation
For maximum absorption take on empty stomach, but may take with or after meals to minimize GI irritation
Adults: 1-2 capsule daily.
Child: Over 1 year: 1 capsule daily.
Contraindicated in patients with a known hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients. Folic Acid is contraindicated in untreated cobalamine deficiency.
Mode of Action
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Alternative brand for Irofil-Fz
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More