Last Updated: Friday, July 8, 2016
Helps to prevent iron deficiency. NPN 00762954
Helps to prevent iron deficiency.
|Medicinal Ingredients||(per 1 mL)|
|Iron (ferrous sulfate heptahydrate)||75 mg|
|Equivalent to: Elemental Iron||15 mg|
Natural flavouring, citric acid anhydrous, ethyl alcohol, sodium bisulfate, sorbital solution, sugar and purified water.
|Format||Unit||Approximate Product Yield at Normal Dilution||Shelf Life||Item #||Kosher|
|Liquid||50 mL||Yield Not Applicable to Vitamins||24 Months||1015154||O.U.|
Dosage and Administration
Use as directed by your physician. For oral use.
Dosage: For children 0-2 years. Take with food. Take a few hours before or after taking other medications. Dispense slowly into child’s mouth, toward inner cheek.
Supplementation dose: 0.5 to 1 mL daily or as directed by your physician.
Therapeutic dose: 2.5 mL daily or as directed by your physician. Divide into three (3) doses and take three (3) times daily.
Cautions and Warnings:
At therapeutic dose, some people may experience constipation, diarrhea and/or vomiting.
Temporary discoloration of the teeth due to this iron liquid can be minimized by thorough brushing.
Normal appearance of Enfamil® Fer-In-Sol® liquid is colourless, but the colour may vary from blue-green to gold. Any colour within this range does not affect the potency of the product.
Store at room temperature 15-30°C (59-86°F).
While taking iron, stools may appear darker in colour. This is normal and no cause for concern. When iron liquid is given to babies, some darkening of teeth may occur. This is not serious and may be removed by rubbing the teeth with baking soda.
Use as directed by your physician. For oral use only. Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children. There is enough drug in the package to seriously harm a child. Safety sealed bottle. Do not use if seal is broken.
Some people may experience constipation, diarrhea and/or vomiting.
Accidental Overdosage or Intake
In case of accidental overdose, the physician, Poison Control Center, or hospital emergency should be notified immediately.
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