Alneed(Ferrous Sulphate, Folic Acid, Vit-B1, B2, B6, Nicotinamide & Ascorbic Acid)

Therapeutic Group: Vitamins and Minerals

Presentation

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

Description

Alneed is a special preparation of Iron, Folic acid, B-vitamins and Vitamin-C.

Indications

Alneed is indicated for the treatment and prophylaxis of Iron, Folic acid, B-vitamins and Vitamin-C deficiency, especially during pregnancy and lactation.

Dosage & Administration

One capsule daily. In more severe cases, 2 capsules a day may be required or as directed by the physician.

Side Effects

Generally well tolerated. However, a few allergic reactions may be seen.

Precautions

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.

Use in Pregnancy & Lactation

Recommended.