From the manufacturer's website:
Slow Fe® contains ferrous sulfate, the ingredient most recommended by doctors. And with a special controlled delivery system, Slow Fe® provides high potency iron while being gentle on your stomach, so you experience fewer side effects (nausea and abdominal discomfort) common to iron use.
Slow Fe® has a controlled delivery system that provides high potency iron while being gentle on your stomach, so you experience fewer GI side effects (nausea and abdominal discomfort) common to iron use.
Slow Fe® is an iron supplement for iron deficiency and iron deficiency anemia when the need for such therapy has been determined by a physician. Iron deficiency is most common among women (approximately 12% of US women).
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
Warning: Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6. Keep this product out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a doctor immediately. Do not use if you are taking other supplements containing iron or for more than six months unless directed by your doctor. Oral containing iron supplements may interfere with absorption of certain oral antibiotics and other medications. These products should not be taken within 2 hours of each other. This product also may cause occasional bowel effects such as constipation.
Serving size: 1 tablet Servings per container: 30
Ingredients (Amount per serving):
- Iron (elemental) 45 mg
Other ingredients: ferrous sulfate USP, dibasic calcium phosphate, silicied microcrystalline cellulose, hypromellose, carbomer homopolymer, ascorbic acid (preservative), magnesium stearate, tribasic calcium phosphate, polyvinyl alcohol, polyethylene glycol, talc, titanium dioxide, FD&C red 40 lake, FD&C yellow 6 lake, FD&C blue 1 lake
Recommended Use: Adults: Take 1 tablet daily, or as recommended by a doctor. Tablets must be swallowed whole. Not intended for use in children.