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  • Venofer 100mg/5ml 1's

Venofer 100mg/5ml 1's

Venofer is a medicine that contains iron. Medicines that contain iron are used when you do not have enough iron in your body. This is called “iron deficiency”. Venofer is given when:- You cannot take iron by mouth - such as when iron tablets make you feel ill.- You have taken iron by mouth - and it has not worked.
How to use
Your doctor will decide how much Venofer to give you. He or she will also decide how often you need it and for how long. Your doctor will do a blood test to help work out the dose.
Your doctor or nurse will administer Venofer in one of the following ways:- Slow injection into your vein – 1 to 3 times per week.- As an infusion (drip) into your vein – 1 to 3 times per week.- During dialysis – it will be put into the venous line of the dialysis machine. Venofer will be administered in a structure where immunoallergic events can receive appropriate and prompt treatment. You will be observed for at least 30 minutes by your doctor or nurse after each administration.
You must not receive Venofer if:- You are allergic (hypersensitive) to the product or any of the other ingredients of this
medicine.- You have experienced serious allergic (hypersensitive) reactions to other injectable iron preparations.- You have anaemia which is not caused by a shortage of iron.- You have too much iron in your body or a problem in the way your body uses iron.