iron with ascorbic acid-oral tablets capsules, Ferralet Plus, Polytinic, Tolfrinic
GENERIC NAME: IRON WITH ASCORBIC ACID - ORAL TABLETS CAPSULES (EYE-urn WITH ask-OR-bick acid)
BRAND NAME(S): Ferralet Plus, Polytinic, Tolfrinic
WARNING: Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6 years of age. Keep this product out of reach of children. If an accidental overdose does occur, seek immediate medical attention or call a poison control center.
USES: Iron is an important mineral used by red blood cells to carry oxygen through the body. Ascorbic acid (vitamin C) improves the absorption of iron from the stomach. This medication is used as a dietary supplement to prevent or treat iron deficiency anemia.
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