Iron is an essential mineral that is necessary for life; it is also the most common nutritional deficiency in the world. Iron plays an important role in making red blood cells that carry oxygen. The need for extra iron may be caused by several conditions including the loss of blood, diets low in iron, pregnancy, heavy menstrual periods, weight loss surgery (bariatric), gastrointestinal abnormalities, normal body changes (growth spurts in children), and kidney disease.
Iron supplements are commonly recommended for infants and toddlers, teenage girls, pregnant women or women of childbearing age, Athletes, Distance runners, menstruating women, people with digestive problems and absorption issues, senior adults, vegetarians and vegans to help prevent iron deficiency and iron deficiency anemia. Ask your health care provider to check your iron level before taking an iron supplement.
Pharmics, Inc. offers four varieties of iron supplemental options:
All our Ferretts iron supplements are gentle and easy on the digestive system. Our liquid iron dietary supplement features an improved method of delivery to increase absorption and decrease digestive upset and can be dosed for any age category.
These products are ideal for anemia, pregnancy, women and teenage girls, children, athletes, vegetarians and vegans, older adults and bariatric patients. We also feature vegetarian OTC iron supplement options.
Choose one of our affordable, high-quality iron supplement products below to learn more or to place your order.
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