This page contains brief details about the drug , it's indication, dosage & administaration, mechanism of action, related brands with strength, warnings and common side effects.

Background and Date of Approval

Ferric Pyrophosphate + Vitamin C + Folic acid + Vitamin B12 is a multivitamin supplement medication developed by the U.S. Food And Drug Administration and initially approved for treating vitamin deficiencies.

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The combination of Ferric Pyrophosphate + Vitamin C + Folic acid + Vitamin B12 in the tablet ensures the body receives an adequate supply of these essential vitamins. It helps prevent or treat deficiencies of these vitamins, which can affect the body, including anemia, nerve damage, and impaired cell growth and development.

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Ferric Pyrophosphate + Vitamin C + Folic acid + Vitamin B12 helps to treat and prevent vitamin deficiencies such as vitamin C and B12 deficiency, also folate deficiencies. A vitamin deficiency mainly occurs when the body does not absorb enough vitamins from the food. It also treats iron deficiency anemia.

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Take the Ferric Pyrophosphate + Vitamin C + Folic acid + Vitamin B12 Tablet as advised by your physician. Do not crush, chew, or open the medicine. Your physician will decide the correct dosage and duration based on age, body weight, and disease condition. Only stop taking the tablet if your doctor advises you to stop.

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This drug is contraindicated in individuals with known hypersensitivity or allergy to it or its component. Stop taking Ferric Pyrophosphate + Vitamin C + Folic acid + Vitamin B12 and contact your doctor immediately if you develop a rash or skin symptoms. This medication is not recommended to children unless advised by your physician.


Report to your doctor if you are pregnant, suspecting, or planning for the pregnancy before starting the treatment. Please consult with your doctor for more advice before breastfeeding your baby. Inform your physician if you have been diagnosed with pernicious anemia before initiating the treatment with Ferric Pyrophosphate + Vitamin C + Folic acid + Vitamin B12.

Side Effects

Ferric Pyrophosphate + Vitamin C + Folic acid + Vitamin B12 is generally safe to consume and is not associated with significant side effects. However, consult your physician for more advice if you experience any unfamiliar side effects.

Word Of Advice

It's always necessary to read the label and follow the manufacturer's instructions when taking any vitamin supplement. If you take antacid medication along with this tablet, it may interfere with the absorption of iron. So taking Ferric Pyrophosphate + Vitamin C + Folic acid + Vitamin B12 two hours before or after taking antacids is highly advised. It may take some time to see the original benefits of this drug therapy. Be patient and continue to follow your doctor's recommendations for treatment.

Frequently Asked Question


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The drug information on this page is not a substitute for medical advice; it is meant for educational purposes only. For further details, consult your doctor about your medical condition to know if you are eligible to receive this treatment.