Active ingredients: ferrous sulfate + folic acid
What it is used for
Therapeutic and prophylactic treatment of iron deficiency anaemia in pregnancy, and in megaloblastic anaemia associated with folate deficiency. Supplies iron to the body which is present in a variety of enzymes, many of which are involved in the production of energy; and, may help relieve fatigue associated with iron deficiency.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Lifetime is 2 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Bilayer speckled convex tablet, pale yellow on one side, grey-tan with M logo on other side.
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Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacy without prescription. It is Schedule 2: Pharmacy Medicine.
Is this medicine subsidised?
This medicine may be subsidised which may make it cheaper. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.
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