About This Item
Iron: Essential component in the formation of hemoglobin; adequate amounts of iron are necessary for effective erythropoiesis; also serves as a cofactor of several essential enzymes, including cytochromes that are involved in electron transport. Replacement of iron stores found in hemoglobin, myoglobin, and enzymes; works to transport oxygen via hemoglobin.
Zinc Sulphate is essential to numerous physiological processes, including the function of many enzymes in the body. Deficiency may lead to poor night vision, slow healing of wounds, poor sexual development and function in males, poor appetite (perhaps owing to a decrease in the sense of taste and smell), a reduced ability to ward off infections, diarrhea, dermatitis and in children, retarded growth.
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 form, tetrahydrofolic acid, by dihydrofolate reductase; prevents neural tube defects in women of childbearing potential and higher doses required during pregnancy.
Dosage & Administration
Adults or Elderly: 1 capsule or tablet daily. In more severe cases, 2 capsules or table daily may be required.
Children: Aged over 1 year: 1 capsule or tablet daily. The capsule may be opened and the pellets to be mixed with soft, cool food, but they must not be chewed.
Treatment and prophylaxis of iron, folic acid and zinc deficiency specially during pregnancy and lactation.