Is it OK to take ferrous sulfate and vitamin C together?

Is it OK to take ferrous sulfate and vitamin C together?

No interactions were found between ferrous sulfate and Vitamin C.

What form of iron is in Vitron-C?


Amount Per Tablet % Daily Value
Vitamin C (as asorbic acid) 125 mg 140%
Elemental Iron 65mg (as carbonyl iron) 360%

Is Vitron-C iron good for anemia?

Doctors typically recommend taking a safe iron supplement—such as Vitron-C®—for iron deficiency, to help the body build back up its iron reserves. Iron deficiency can’t be treated overnight. You may need to take iron supplements for several months or longer to get your iron level back up to what it should be.

Does vitamin C interfere with iron?

The amount of iron absorption is considered directly proportionate to the amount of vitamin C taken in. In addition, vitamin C is also thought to counteract the effects of dietary phytates and tannins, which are known inhibitors of iron absorption.

What is the best time to take vitron-C?

This medication is best taken on an empty stomach 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals. If stomach upset occurs, you may take this medication with food.

Where to buy Vitron C?

Where to Buy Vitron-C®. Vitron-C® is available over-the-counter at drug, grocery, and mass retailers nationwide. Enter your zip code to find a store near you.

What is the best way to absorb iron?

Iron is best absorbed when taken on an empty stomach, with water or fruit juice (adults: full glass or 8 ounces; children: ½ glass or 4 ounces), about 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals. However, to lessen the possibility of stomach upset, iron may be taken with food or immediately after meals.

What is the classification of ferrous sulfate?

In the US, Ferrous Sulfate (ferrous sulfate systemic) is a member of the drug class iron products and is used to treat Anemia Associated with Chronic Renal Failure, Iron Deficiency Anemia, Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation and Deficiency and Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation during Pregnancy/Lactation.

Is ferrous sulfate iron?

Ferrous sulfate is a type of iron. You normally get iron from the foods you eat. In your body, iron becomes a part of your hemoglobin and myoglobin. Hemoglobin carries oxygen through your blood to tissues and organs. Myoglobin helps your muscle cells store oxygen. Ferrous Sulfate is an essential body mineral.

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