Iron Sucrose

    Information about Iron Sucrose

    Iron sucrose uses

    Iron Sucrose is used in the treatment of iron deficiency anemia and anemia due to chronic kidney disease.

    How iron sucrose works

    Iron sucrose belongs to a class of medications called iron replacement products. It works by restoring iron stores in the body thereby helping make more red blood cells.

    Common side effects of iron sucrose

    Nausea, Abdominal cramp, Constipation, Epigastric pain, Diarrhoea

    Available Medicine for Iron Sucrose

    • ₹70 to ₹285
      Zuventus Healthcare Ltd
      5 variant(s)
    • ₹70 to ₹275
      Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
      3 variant(s)
    • ₹64 to ₹186
      Mac Millon Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
      3 variant(s)
    • ₹246
      United Biotech Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹41 to ₹94
      Ravenbhel Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
      4 variant(s)
    • ₹76 to ₹220
      Kinedex Healthcare Pvt Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹220
      Klarvoyant Biogenics Private Limited
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹130 to ₹235
      Wockhardt Ltd
      3 variant(s)
    • ₹261
      FDC Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹280
      Samarth Life Sciences Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Iron Sucrose

    • Tell your doctor if you have ever received multiple blood transfusions or if you have any stomach or bowel problems or any blood diseases.
    • You will be regularly monitored for iron levels while on iron sucrose treatment.
    • Inform your doctor if you are taking any iron products by mouth.
    • Do not drive or use any machinery after taking iron sucrose as it may cause dizziness.
    • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
    • Do not take if suffering with with high iron level in the blood.
    • Do not take if suffering with other types of anemia (not because of low blood iron levels).
    • Do not take if allergic to iron sucrose or any of its ingredients.

    Content on this page was last updated on 07 October, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)