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How And Where To Buy Feramax Online?
You can buy Feramax online through our Canadian International Pharmacy at huge savings. We offer RX and OTC medications online with a valid prescription from your doctor. At Canadian Pharmacy World, your health is our priority. You can place the order online, by mail, by fax or toll-free over the telephone at 1866-485-7979.
Are There Alternative Names For The Brand And Generic Feramax?
Feramax is manufactured by BioSyent Pharma. The generic form of Feramax is Polysaccharide-Iron complex and is manufactured by VANC Pharmaceuticals.
What Dosages And Forms Is Feramax Available In?
The medication Feramax is supplied as capsules in the dosage form of 150 mg in bottles of 100 capsules or carton of 30 capsules. It is also supplied in powder form as 15 mg/83 g dosage form.
What Is Feramax Used For?
Iron is an important mineral needed by the body to produce red blood cells and maintain good health. Feramax is an oral iron supplement
which is formulated with polysaccharides in a stable complex. It is indicated for the treatment and prevention of iron-deficiency anemia. It is a non-ionic polysaccharide iron-complex formulation which allows the iron to pass through the stomach in an intact form thus reducing the gastrointestinal side effects experienced with other iron formulations.
Is Feramax Superior To Other Similar Iron Supplements?
Fermamx has been designated as the number one recommended iron supplement brand in a national survey of Canadian physicians and pharmacists for the second consecutive year. This iron formulation has very few gastrointestinal side effects as compared to other iron supplements. A Vegan certified formulation has been introduced and provides an iron therapy option for vegans, vegetarians, and patients with other dietary restrictions. Pleasant tasting, the dissolvable powder is available for pediatric patients.
What Are The Possible Side Effects Of Feramax?
Iron supplements like Feramax can cause some unwanted side effects such as nausea, vomiting, pain in the upper abdomen, constipation, diarrhea, stomach cramps or upset stomach. Iron may also cause stools to turn black, which is not a harmful side effect. Rare serious allergic reaction with symptoms such as rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing can also occur. These are not all the possible side effects of Feramax. In case of any unexpected effect, contact your healthcare professional.
Are there any Precautions and Drug interactions for Feramax?
Do not take Feramax if you:
• Have known hypersensitivity to this medication or have any other allergies
• Have iron overload disorder such as hemochromatosis, hemosiderosis
Before using Feramax talk to your healthcare professional in case you:
• Are allergic to this medication or any other substances
• Have liver problems
• Have stomach or intestinal problems such as stomach ulcers
• Have diabetes
• Use or abuse alcohol
• Have phenylketonuria as chewable tablets of this medicine may contain aspartame
• Are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. This medication should be used during pregnancy only when needed.
• Are breastfeeding. Feramax passes into breast milk, consult your healthcare professional before breastfeeding
You should tell your healthcare professional about all the medications and skin products that you use, including any prescription or non-prescription vitamins or herbal supplements. Medications which can interact with Feramax include:
• Certain antibiotics such as penicillamine, chloramphenicol, quinolones such as ciprofloxacin/norfloxacin
• Tetracyclines such as doxycycline, minocycline, tetracycline used to treat bacterial infections
• Bisphosphonates such as alendronate and Etidronate used to treat osteoporosis
• Pancreatic enzymes
• Cefdinir (an antibiotic used to treat infections)
• Levodopa and methyldopa used to treat Parkinson’s Disease
• Thyroid replacement drugs like levothyroxine
Feramax Storage and Safety Information
The medication should be stored at a temperature between 15°C and 30°C, out of direct sunlight, in a cool and dry place. Keep this medicine out of sight and reach of children.
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