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When oral iron causes side-effects, Active Iron is the answer!

As you know, one of the main challenges with iron is tolerability. Evidence suggests around 80-90% of those who take iron supplements report side effects, and of those around 30% will stop taking them because of these side effects.

Active Iron is a next generation iron supplement that is specially formulated to reduce the negative gastro-intestinal side effects associated with traditional oral iron preparations, including nausea, constipation, and diarrhea.

Iron Research

1 in 3

Women need twice as much daily iron as men and up to 1 in 3 women need more iron in their diets.*

Sinclair LM, Hinton PS. Prevalence of iron deficiency with and without anemia in recreationally active men and women. J Am Diet Assoc. 2005;105(6):975-83.

upto 80%

Women need twice as much daily iron as men and up to 1 in 3 women need more iron in their diets.*

Women need twice as much daily iron as men and up to 1 in 3 women need more iron in their diets.*

30%

Women need twice as much daily iron as men and up to 1 in 3 women need more iron in their diets.*

Women need twice as much daily iron as men and up to 1 in 3 women need more iron in their diets.*

When oral iron causes side-effects, Active Iron is the answer!

As you know, one of the main challenges with iron is tolerability. Evidence suggests around 80-90% of those who take iron supplements report side effects, and of those around 30% will stop taking them because of these side effects.

The new Active Iron formulation doubles the amount of iron absorbed compared to iron sulfate, while being so gentle on the gastric system it can be taken on an empty stomach. Active Iron is suitable for use during pregnancy and breastfeeding. It is also suitable for vegetarians, free from artificial preservatives, yeast, gluten, lactose, and sugar.

he new Active Iron formulation doubles the amount of iron absorbed compared to iron sulfate, while being so gentle on the gastric system it can be taken on an empty stomach. Active Iron is suitable for use during pregnancy and breastfeeding. It is also suitable for vegetarians, free from artificial preservatives, yeast, gluten, lactose, and sugar.

Clinically Proven

Double the absorption rates of the gold-standard, iron sulfate.*

*Read our study here

Main Ingredients

Ferrous Sulfate 38mg (14mg Elemental Iron)

Protein 96mg

Total Active Iron per capsule 200mg

Read our full ingredients list here

 

If you require any assistance, advice, or further information, we have a number of experienced pharmacists as part of the Active Iron team that you can contact through our contact form here

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