Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Hemofix FZ is indicated for
- Folic Acid
- Zinc deficiency
- Dietary supplement
Precautions and warnings
Care should be condemned in patients who may develop iron overload, such as those with hemochromatosis, lysis anemia or red cell aplasia, Iron chelates with tetracycline and absorption may be impaired.
Generally well tolerated. However
- a few allergic reactions may be seen. Sometimes gastrointestinal disturbance like abdominal pain
- constipation may occur.
Contraindicated in patients with a known hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients, Folic Acid is contraindicated in untreated cobalamin deficiency.
Mode of actions
Ferrous ascorbate is a agglutinative molecule of ascorbic acid and iron, Ferrous ascorbate is a stable convoluted of iron and ascorbic acid, Ascorbic acid plays an important role in movement of plasma iron to storage depots in tissues, There is also tell that ascorbic acid improves iron utilization, by its reducing process and it may have honorable effect on erythropoiesis, This molecule doesn't dissociate on entering GI Tract due to the stable member of iron with ascorbate, There is no process of food inhibitors on it as the convoluted does not dissociate, Ascorbate is a reducing agent and prevents oxidation, Thus maintains iron in highly explicable metallic element make.
Iron: Essential component in the formation of hemoglobin; capable amounts of iron are necessary for effective erythropoiesis; also serves as a cofactor of different essential enzymes, including cytochromes that are involved in electron carry, Replacement of iron stores saved in hemoglobin, myoglobin, and enzymes; works to carry oxygen via hemoglobin.
Folic Acid: Required for nucleoprotein synthesis and the maintenance of normal erythropoiesis; folic acid is converted in the liver and plasma to its metabolically active make, tetrahydrofolic acid, by dihydrofolate reductase; prevents neural tube defects in women of parturition likely and high doses required during pregnancy.
Zinc: Cofactor in over 100 enzymes; plays a role in DNA synthesis; supports a healthy immune system; helps maintain a feel of smell and taste; may help in proper function of insulin.
Dosage & Administration
Adults: 1-2 capsule daily or as directed by the physician.
Child: Over 1 year: 1 capsule daily.
Pregnancy & Lactation
FDA has not yet classified this medicine into a specified pregnancy category. Although there is no enough evidence that taking this medicine during you are pregnant is harmful.
Discuss with your doctor if you are trying to get pregnant while taking this medicine too.
If you do become pregnant while you are taking this medicine, you should continue to take it and contact with your doctors as quickly as possible. They can assist you to decide whether or not to keep taking this medicine. If you abandon taking this medicine and become sick, this would be more pernicious to your child than staying on the medication.
There is no specific information about whether this medicine is passed on to the baby through breast milk. During this medication, if your baby becomes very sleepy, restless, fatigued, exhibit feeding problems, stop breastfeeding and talk to your doctors very quickly.
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