Felis ISSN 2398-2950

Iron

Synonym(s): Iron dextran

Introduction

Name

  • Iron.

Class of drug

  • Transition metal.

Uses

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Indications

  • Used to treat iron deficiency anemia associated with iron deficient diets (rare) or chronic hemorrhage (gastrointestinal or renal disease).

Administration

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Pharmocokinetics

Precautions

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Further Reading

Publications

Other sources of information

  • Based onSmall Animal Formulary.Tennant, Bryn (1999) 3rd edn. Cheltenham: BSAVA. ISBN: 0 9052 1452 8.

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