Due to low iron your body fails to produce enough hemoglobin, a substance in red blood cells that enables them to carry oxygen. This could happen due to blood loss, low iron intake through your diet, inability to absorb iron or pregnancy.
Fer In Sol Drops For Infants Ferrous Sulfate 75 mg per 1 ml (15 mg elemental Iron per 1 ml) Dosage: 1 ml daily for two months.
FerInSol Syrup For Children Ferrous Sulfate 220 mg per teaspoon (44 mg elemental Iron per 1 tsp.) Dosage: Depends on the weight, age and the severity of the Anemia
Iron Tablets (Available Over the counter): 100 Lb or more and adults need to take 1 tablet once daily for 23 months Dosage Forms: Ferrous Sulfate 160 mg ER Tablets (Slow release), Ferrous Sulfate 325 mg Tablets Brand Name: Feosol(capsule,tablet ), FeroGradumet (525 mg.), Moliron(195 mg) & Slow Fe(160 mg.)
*This information is intended for use by my patients as part of my lab test information and patient communication program. For other readers of this article, I inform that this information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. I hereby disclaim any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.