• Tab. Irox

Tab. Irox

Requires Prescription
strip of 10 tablets
Generic Name: Ferrous Ascorbate & Folic Acid
25 Ratings
Rs. 120

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Information about Tab. Irox

Irox is an iron supplement. It is used to increase the level of hemoglobin in the body.

Vitamins are compounds that you must have for growth and health. They are needed in small amounts only and are usually available in the foods that you eat.Irox (vitamin B 9) is necessary for strong blood.

Lack of Folic acid (Irox) may lead to anemia (weak blood). Your health care professional may treat this by prescribing Folic acid (Irox) for you.

Some conditions may increase your need for Folic acid (Irox). These include:

  • Alcoholism
  • Anemia, hemolytic
  • Diarrhea (continuing)
  • Fever (prolonged)
  • Hemodialysis
  • Illness (prolonged)
  • Intestinal diseases
  • Liver disease
  • Stress (continuing)
  • Surgical removal of stomach



Ferrous Ascorbate & Folic Acid


Irox is a vitamin, prescribed for anemia due to vitamin C deficiency.

Direction to Use

  • It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.
  • If you miss a dose of  Irox, use it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule.
  • Do not use 2 doses at once.

Side Effects

  • Irox is relatively nontoxic in man. Rare instances of allergic responses to Irox preparations have been reported and have included erythema, skin rash, itching, general malaise, and respiratory difficulty due to bronchospasm.
  • Gastrointestinal side effects include anorexia, nausea, abdominal distention, flatulence, and a bitter or bad taste.
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