Alneed : Each capsule contains -
Dried Ferrous Sulphate BP 150 mg
Folic Acid (vitamin-B9) BP 500 mcg
Thiamine Mononitrate (vitamin-B1) USP 2 mg
Riboflavin (vitamin-B2) USP 2 mg
Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (vitamin-B6) BP 1 mg
Nicotinamide (vitamin-B3) USP 10 mg
Ascorbic Acid (vitamin-C) USP 50 mg
Alneed is a special preparation of Iron, Folic acid, B-vitamins and Vitamin-C.
Alneed is indicated for the treatment and prophylaxis of Iron, Folic acid, B-vitamins and Vitamin-C deficiency, especially during pregnancy and lactation.
One capsule daily. In more severe cases, 2 capsules a day may be required or as directed by the physician.
Generally well tolerated. However, a few allergic reactions may be seen.
Care should be taken in patients who may develop iron overload, such as those with hemochromatosis, haemolytic anaemia or red cell aplasia. Iron chelates with tetracycline and absorption may be impaired.