Helps to form red blood cells and helps in their proper function. A factor in the maintenance of good health.
Highly bioavailable HemeIron is isolated from animal sources for maximum intestinal absorption. It’s the particular type of iron that is easily recognized and exploited by the body to form the structural scaffolding for hemoglobin. Hemoglobin is the specialized protein within blood that binds to oxygen within the lungs for use in cellular respiration throughout the entire body.
DIRECTIONS OF USE
Adults:Take 1 capsule one to three times daily with a full glass of water, with or without food, or as directed by your health-care practitioner. Do not lie down for 30 minutes after taking this product. If you are taking other medications, take this product a few hours before or after them.
Duration of use:Consult a health-care practitioner for use beyond 7 weeks. Consult a health-care practitioner to monitor blood iron content.
Contains no: Gluten, soy, wheat, eggs, dairy, yeast, citrus, preservatives, artificial flavour or colour, starch, or sugar.
Cautions and warnings:Consult a health-care practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant or breast-feeding; or if you have peptic ulcers, regional enteritis, or ulcerative colitis. Constipation, diarrhea, nausea, upset stomach and abdominal cramping may occur. Iron may cause stools to turn black, an effect that is not harmful. A very serious allergic reaction to this product is rare; do not use if you have an allergy to pork products. Before using heme iron polypeptide, tell your pharmacist or doctor if you are using methyldopa or other iron-containing products. Iron supplements can decrease the absorption of drugs such as tetracycline antibiotics, penicillamine, cefdinir, chloramphenicol, levothyroxine, levodopa, and quinolone antibiotics; therefore, doses of these medications should be spaced as far as possible. This product may interfere with certain laboratory tests (including testing for blood in stool), possibly causing false test results; make sure laboratory personnel and all doctors know you are taking this product. This product should not be used if you have certain medical conditions. Tell your pharmacist or doctor before using this product if you have hemochromatosis, other types of anemia, repeated blood transfusions, or stomach/intestinal problems.
⯃ Keep out of reach of children.Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children younger than 6 years. If accidental overdose does occur, call a doctor or poison centre immediately.
Do not use if seal is broken.
Each vegetable capsule contains:
Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)
Iron (heme iron polypeptide, from domestic pig [Sus scrofa] hemoglobin)
Folate (from calcium ʟ‑methyltetrahydrofolate)
Vitamin B12 (methylcobalamin)
Other ingredients:Microcrystalline cellulose, vegetable magnesium stearate, and silicon dioxide in a non‑GMO vegetable capsule composed of vegetable carbohydrate gum and purified water.