Enfamil® Fer-In-Sol® (Syrup) Ferrous Sulfate Oral Solution U.S.P.

Enfamil® Fer-In-Sol® (Syrup) Ferrous Sulfate Oral Solution U.S.P.

Last Updated: Friday, July 8, 2016

Helps to prevent iron deficiency.
NPN 00017884

  • Indication
    • Helps to prevent iron deficiency.
      Enfamil® Fer-In-Sol® syrup is fruit-flavoured, alcohol-free, lactose-free and gluten-free.

  • Nutrients
    • Fer-In-Sol® syrup contains Per 5.0 mL
      Iron (ferrous sulfate heptahydrate) 150 mg
      Equivalent to: Elemental Iron 30 mg

      Non-Medicinal Ingredients
      Sucrose, sorbitol solution, natural and artificial flavour, citric acid anhydrous, sodium chloride, sodium bisulfite, sulphuric acid and purified water.
      Store at room temperature 15-30°C (59-86°F)

  • Product forms
    • Format Unit Approximate Product Yield at Normal Dilution Shelf Life Item # Kosher
      Syrup 250 mL Yield Not Applicable to Vitamins 24 Months 1015278 O.U.
  • Preparation of feedings
    • Dosage and Administration
      Take a few hours before or after taking other medication. Mix with water or fruit juice and take with food.

      Supplementation dose:
      Administer once daily or as directed by your physician.
      0-6 years 1.25 mL
      6-12 years 2.5 mL
      Adults 5 mL
      Therapeutic dose:
      Divide into three (3) doses and administer three (3) times
      per day or as directed by your physician
      0-2 years 2.5 to 5 mL
      2-6 years 5 mL
      6-12 years 5 to 12 mL
      Adults 10 to 15 mL

      Precautions
      Keep this and all medication 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.

      Adverse Reaction
      Some people may experience constipation, diarrhea and/or vomiting. Temporary discolouration of the teeth due to this iron syrup can be minimized by thorough brushing.

      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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