FAQs ABOUT REDION XT ORAL DROPS
Can REDION XT ORAL DROPS cause dark stools?
Yes. REDION XT ORAL DROPS contains iron that may cause your stool to turn dark or black, an effect that is not harmful. Consult your doctor if it bothers you.
Why is REDION XT ORAL DROPS required for my body?
REDION XT ORAL DROPS is required to treat and prevent anemia, as it provides the body with iron and folic acid. These are important components that the body needs to form red blood cells. If the body does not get enough of these substances, it is possible that it would lead to anemia. Consult your doctor for further doubts.
What if I accidentally take or give more than required medicine to my child?
Always use REDION XT ORAL DROPS as advised by your doctor. Do not take more than the recommended dose as too much iron can be harmful. If more REDION XT ORAL DROPS is administered than as recommended, contact the nearest hospital or your doctor immediately. Symptoms of an overdose include stomach pain, diarrhoea or vomiting, within an hour of taking too much.
What if I forget to give a dose of REDION XT ORAL DROPS to my child?
If you forget to give a dose of REDION XT ORAL DROPS to your child, do it as soon as you remember. However, omit the missed dose if it's almost time for the next one. Do not give REDION XT ORAL DROPS two times to make up for the missed dose.
Can I stop giving REDION XT ORAL DROPS to my child?
Continue giving REDION XT ORAL DROPS to your child even if they feel better, until your doctor tells you to stop, unless you experience any unwanted effects, worsening of your condition or any new symptoms. Contact your doctor in such case.