Treatment of iron deficiency without anemia and iron deficiency anemia, and prevention of iron and folic acid deficiency before, during, and after pregnancy (during lactation).
Each chewable tablet contains 100 mg of iron as iron(III)-hydroxide polymaltose complex (IPC) and 0.35 mg of folic acid.
How to use:
Maltofer Fol chewable tablets can be chewed or swallowed whole and should be taken during or immediately after a meal.
Treatment of iron deficiency anemia in pregnancy:
- 200 mg iron, 0.70 mg folic acid to 300 mg iron, 1.05 mg folic acid (2 to 3 tablets) daily until normalization of the hemoglobin (Hb) value is achieved.
- Afterward, the therapy should be continued with 100 mg iron, 0.35 mg folic acid (1 tablet) daily at least until the end of the pregnancy to replenish the iron stores and to supplement the increased iron need during pregnancy.
Treatment of iron deficiency without anemia and prevention of iron and folic acid deficiency:
100 mg iron, 0.35 mg folic acid (1 tablet) per day.
*Maltofer Fol chewable tablets are not suitable for children 12 years or younger.