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Brand name: Iron with Folic Acid (Apohealth) TM

Active ingredients: ferrous fumarate + folic acid

What it is used for

To be given as a source of iron and folic acid for the prevention and treatment of iron and folic acid deficiency anaemias. It may also be used for the prevention and treatment of these conditions during pregnancy.

How to take it

The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.

  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

Brick red coloured, circular shaped, biconvex film coated tablets embossed with "FF" on one side and plain on other side.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacy without prescription. It is Schedule 2 : Pharmacy Medicine.

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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