iron/vitamin c/vitamin b12/stomach concentrate - oral, Chromagen, Ferragen
GENERIC NAME: IRON/VITAMIN C/VITAMIN B12/STOMACH CONCENTRATE - ORAL
BRAND NAME(S): Chromagen, Ferragen
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 overdose does occur, seek immediate medical attention or call a poison control center.
USES: This medication is a multivitamin product used to treat or prevent low blood levels of iron and vitamin B12 (e.g., for anemia or during pregnancy). Iron is an important mineral that the body needs to produce red blood cells and keep you in good health. Vitamin B12 is important for growth, cell production, and nerve function. Vitamin C improves the absorption of iron from the stomach. Stomach concentrate (from pig stomachs) improves the absorption of vitamin B12.
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