ferrous sulfate


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ferrous

 [fer´us]
containing iron in its plus-two oxidation state, Fe(II) (sometimes designated Fe2+).
ferrous fumarate an oral iron preparation used in the treatment of iron deficiency.
ferrous gluconate a hematinic that is less irritating to the gastrointestinal tract than other hematinics, and generally used as a substitute when ferrous sulfate cannot be tolerated.
ferrous sulfate the most widely used hematinic for the treatment of iron deficiency anemia. It is believed to be less irritating than equivalent amounts of ferric salts and is more effective.

All iron preparations should be administered after meals, never on an empty stomach. The patient should be warned that the drugs cause stools to turn dark green or black. Overdosage may cause severe systemic reactions.

ferrous sulfate

n.
A white to blue-green crystalline compound, FeSO4, occurring in nature as various hydrate minerals such as copperas, and used as a pigment, fertilizer, and feed additive, in sewage and water treatment, and as a medicine in the treatment of iron deficiency.

ferrous sulfate

an antianemia (hematinic) agent. See also iron.
indication It is prescribed in the treatment of iron deficiency anemia.
contraindications Hemochromatosis, hemosiderosis, hemolytic anemias, and hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients prohibit its use.
adverse effects Among the most serious adverse effects are GI irritation, diarrhea, and constipation.

ferrous

containing iron in its plus-two oxidation state, Fe(II) (sometimes designated Fe2+).

ferrous fumarate
the anhydrous salt of a combination of ferrous iron and fumaric acid; used as a hematinic.
ferrous gluconate
a hematinic that is less irritating to the gastrointestinal tract than other hematinics, and generally used as a substitute when ferrous sulfate cannot be tolerated.
ferrous selinite
is insoluble and soils rich in iron oxide tend to be nontoxic because of the formation of this compound.
ferrous sulfate
the most widely used hematinic for the treatment of iron-deficiency anemia. It is believed to be less irritating than equivalent amounts of ferric salts and is more effective.
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According to the results of the present study, following the oral administration of iron mixtures (iron sulfate and iron oxide), the Fe level with iron oxide was approximately as good as that with ferrous sulfate.
Infants and toddlers with suspected iron-deficiency anemia (IDA) should begin treatment with oral ferrous sulfate (3 mg/kg/d of elemental iron).
Besides, the report provides ferrous sulfate monohydrate prices in regional markets.
Furthermore, these elements can lighten the color of the powder, and cause sensory changes in fruit yogurt that were less prominent than when using ferrous sulfate.
Three large randomized trials assessed tolerability of controlled-release iron preparations compared with ferrous sulfate.
But it's also interesting to look at the forage yields: 2,103 pounds of fescue produced per acre on the plots with litter plus alum, compared with 1,761 pounds per acre on the plots with litter plus ferrous sulfate, 1,647 on the plots with plain litter, and 653 pounds per acre on the plots that didn't get any litter.
Besides, the report provides ferrous sulfate heptahydrate prices in regional markets.
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