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What is FEFOL SPANSULE?

Introduction:

Fefol Spansule capsule is used for blood cells which carry oxygen round the body. It is indicated in the prevention and treatment of iron-deficiency anaemia (decrease in the number of red blood cells) in pregnant and lactating women. It is also suitable for use as prophylaxis against iron deficiency in menstruating females of child-bearing age. It supplies iron to the body which may help in the production of energy and helps relieve fatigue associated with iron deficiency.

Fefol Spansule capsule is also used for the treatment of iron-deficiency anaemia in the elderly or in patients with nutritional deficiency, following a period of chronic blood loss as in patients with chronic menorrhagia, heavy menstrual periods, and recurrent hookworm infestations, bleeding peptic ulcer, bleeding piles and other conditions characterized by intractable bleeding.

Key composition of Fefol Spansule capsule:

  • Ferrous sulphate
  • Folic acid

Therapeutic uses of Fefol Spansule capsule:

  • Used for the prevention and treatment of iron-deficiency anaemia
  • As prophylaxis against iron deficiency in menstruating females of child-bearing age

Side effects of Fefol Spansule capsule:

  • itchy rash (hives)
  • swelling, sometimes of the face or mouth (angioedema), causing difficulty in breathing
  • dark stools
  • excessive gas in the stomach or bowel

How to manage side effects:

Dark or black stools:

  • This is common when taking iron and is nothing to worry about. Talk to a doctor if your stool is black and sticky looking, has red streaks in it, or if you also feel unwell in any other way.

Safety Advice:

  • Take two capsules a day or as directed by the physician.
  • Do not exceed the recommended dose.
  • It should not be taken with hot liquids.
  • Do not use if you are allergic to this capsule or any of its components.
  • Check with your healthcare provider, if you experience any unusual side effects.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines you use, including prescription and non-prescription medicines and herbal supplements.
  • Tell your doctor if you have any gastrointestinal disorders.
  • Fefol Spansule capsule is considered safe for use by pregnant and breastfeeding women. It is advised to consult your doctor before taking.

More Information:

  • Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
  • Store in dry place at temperature not exceeding 30°C.

FAQ’s:

What is Fefol Spansule capsule?

Fefol Spansule capsule is used for the prevention and treatment of iron-deficiency anaemia (decrease in the number of red blood cells) in pregnant and lactating women, in elderly patients and also in patients with bleeding disorders.

How do you take Fefol Spansule capsule?

Take two capsules a day or as directed by the physician. Due to the risk of mouth ulceration and tooth discoloration, this capsule should not be sucked, chewed or kept in the mouth but swallowed whole with water. If you cannot follow this instruction or have difficulty swallowing, please contact your doctor.

References:

https://india-pharma.gsk.com/media/701189/fefol-spansule-capsule.pdf

https://www.healthdirect.gov.au/medicines/brand/amt,10751000168108/fefol-spansule#report-side-effects

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PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1
    Item Weight
    25
    Ingredient
    ELEMENTAL IRON 150MG+FOLIC ACID 5MG
    Hsn Code
    30045010
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