Iron (Liver extract) Pharmacology

Iron (Liver extract)

About Iron (Liver extract)
Oral iron preparation, Antianemic,hematinic.
Mechanism of Action of Iron (Liver extract)
Liver extract and desiccated (dried) liver are given as iron supplements. Iron formulations exert haematinic action by being an essential constituent of haemoglobin. It is necessary for the oxidative process of living tissues.
Pharmacokinets of Iron (Liver extract)
Absorption:It is completely absorbed after parenteral administration.
Onset of Action for Iron (Liver extract)
Duration of Action for Iron (Liver extract)
Half Life of Iron (Liver extract)
Side Effects of Iron (Liver extract)
1. Nausea
2. Epigasttric distress
3. Vomiting
4. Constipation
5. Diarrhoea
6. Black stools
7. Temporary staining of teeth with liquid formulations
Contra-indications of Iron (Liver extract)
1. Haemolytic anaemia
2. Haemochromatosis
3. Haemosiderosis
4. Peptic ulcer
5. Regional enteritis
6. Ulcerative colitis
7. Those receiving repeated blood transfusions
Special Precautions while taking Iron (Liver extract)
1. Prolonged use
2. Minimise gastrointestinal discomfort by taking along with meals and gradually increasing the recommended dosage
3. Discontinue if intolerance occurs
Pregnancy Related Information
May be used
Old Age Related Information
Use with caution
Breast Feeding Related Information
May be used
Children Related Information
Use with caution
Indications for Iron (Liver extract)
1.Severe Nutritional anaemia
2.Macrocytic anaemia
3.Megaloblastic anaemia
5.Liver cirrhosis
Interactions for Iron (Liver extract)
Typical Dosage for Iron (Liver extract)
As directed by the Physician
Schedule of Iron (Liver extract)
Storage Requirements for Iron (Liver extract)
Effects of Missed Dosage of Iron (Liver extract)
Take the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose. Continue the regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Effects of Overdose of Iron (Liver extract)
Give supportive measures and symptomatic treatment.

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