Generic Name: Ferrous gluconate
Product Name: Fefol
Fefol is used to prevent and treat iron deficiency anaemia and folate deficiency particularly during pregnancy.
Iron is an essential trace element that is required for the formation of haemoglobin and myoglobin important components of the blood. Fefol tablets also contain a sufficient amount of folic acid to prevent the development of folate deficiency during pregnancy.
The usual recommended dose for non-pregnant and pregnant adults is one tablet once a day Fefol is safe to give during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Common side effects
Uncommon side effects
- Joint aching
- Muscle aching
- Fast heart rate
- Shortness of breath
- Low blood pressure
- Chest pain
- Allergic reaction
For further information talk to your doctor.