pain in your chest or throat when swallowing a tablet.
Availability Rx Rx and/or OTC.
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CSA Schedule N Not a controlled drug.
Generic Name: multivitamin with iron.
Note: This page contains information about the side effects of multivitamin with iron. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Iron-150.
Gastrointestinal side effects associated with oral iron therapy have included nausea, constipation, anorexia, heartburn, vomiting, and diarrhea. These effects are generally dose-related. In addition, stools may appear darker in color in patients taking products containing iron. Iron oral preparations may rarely cause Hemoccult-positive stools, patients with positive tests generally require further work-up.
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bright red blood in your stools; or.
Pregnancy Category C Risk cannot be ruled out.
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This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
stomach pain, upset stomach;
Common side effects may include: constipation, diarrhea; nausea, vomiting, heartburn;
Stained teeth have primarily occurred following ingestion of iron liquid preparation. Iron overload (i.e., hemosiderosis) has been reported in patients genetically predisposed, or have underlying disorders, that augment the absorption of iron. It has also occurred following administration of excessive parenteral iron therapy, combination of oral and parenteral iron, or in patients with hemoglobinopathies that were erroneously diagnosed as iron deficiency anemia. Hemosiderosis is treated with repeated phlebotomy or long-term administration of deferoxamine. The liver is particularly susceptible to toxicity in iron-overload states.
unusual or unpleasant taste in your mouth.
When taken as directed, multivitamin are not expected to cause serious side effects.
Metabolic side effects associated with iron have included decreased absorption of thyroxine (T4).
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Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction while taking multivitamin with iron (the active ingredient contained in Iron-150) hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
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Other side effects associated with oral iron products have included stained teeth and iron overload (hemosiderosis). Secondary hemochromatosis due to prolonged iron ingestion has been reported rarely.
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Applies to multivitamin with iron: injectable solution, oral capsule, oral capsule extended release, oral liquid, oral powder for reconstitution, oral tablet, oral tablet chewable, oral tablet extended release.
Not all side effects for Iron-150 may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.
5. Falk RJ, Mattern WD, Lamanna RW, Giman HJ, Parker NC, Cross RE, Rastall JR "Iron removal during continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis using deferoxamine." Kidney Int 24 (1983): 110-2.
temporary staining of the teeth; headache; or.
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Applies to multivitamin with iron: oral capsule, oral capsule extended release, oral liquid, oral powder for reconstitution, oral tablet, oral tablet chewable, oral tablet extended release.
black or dark-colored stools or urine;
Iron tablets side effects nausea