Galfer is used to treat and prevent anaemia caused by iron deficiency. Galfer product should only be used for the treatment of iron deficiency anaemia diagnosed by laboratory testing under the supervision of a doctor.
- Type of Product
Ferrous Fumarate, Sodium methyl parahydroxybenzoate (E219) Sodium ethyl parahydroxybenzoate (E215) Sodium propyl parahydroxybenzoate (E217) Citric acid monohydrate (E330) Aluminium magnesium silicate Chocolate flavour (17.42.5444) Peppermint flavour (17.40.1951) Liquid Maltitol (E965) Purified water
Prevention of iron deficiency: Adults, the elderly and children over 12 years: Two 5ml spoonfuls (10ml) taken once daily. Infants and young children (under 12 years): 1-2 mg elemental Iron per Kg body weight per day. Maximum dose not to exceed 15mg Iron per day. Treatment of iron deficiency: Adults, the elderly and children over 12 years: Two 5ml spoonfuls (10ml) taken twice daily. Administration to infants and children should take place under medical supervision. Medical advice should be sought if symptoms do not improve after four weeks of use of this product as these symptoms may reflect an underlying disease process.