Description: Maltofer Iron syrup is for the treatment of dietary iron deficiency in adults/ adolescents where the use of ferrous iron supplements is not tolerated or is otherwise inappropriate. It has fewer and milder side effects compared to ferrous iron supplements, therefore you experience lesser nausea and constipation, while still getting an effective dose of iron. Maltofer iron is absorbed by the body in an active and controlled manner. The active ingredient in the syrup ensures your body only absorbs the iron that it needs and when it is needed. KEY FEATURES • Clinically proven to correct iron levels. Contains 100mg elemental iron per dose. • Fewer gastrointestinal side effects and less likely to cause constipation compared to ferrous sulfate. • Does not require Vitamin C for optimal absorption. • Can be taken with food, either during or immediately after a meal. • Suitable for vegans and vegetarians • Suitable for use in pregnancy • Free from: gluten, lactose, dairy, soy, yeast. • Also available in a syrup Always read the label and follow the direction for use.
Manufacturer: Vifor Pharma Pty Ltd
Manufacturer Address: Level 8, 80 Dorcas St. South Bank, Melbourne VIC 3006, Australia
Directions: Take 10-20ml daily preferably with food, or higher doses as directed by your medical practitioner. Not for use in children under the age of 12 years.
Ingredients: 100mg/10ml iron as iron polymaltose
Contains: 50mg iron/5 mL as 185 mg iron polymaltose
Product Warnings: Not for use in children under the age of 12 years. Child resistant cap. Contains sucrose and hydroxybenzoates, sorbitol. Products containing sorbitol may have a laxative effect or cause diarrhoea. If symptoms persist, see your medical practitioner.