Carbonyl Iron, Carbonyl Iron 18mg, Tab 30
Carbonyl Iron is 99% pure iron and its small size allows it to be better absorbed than other forms of iron. This means it does not stay in the digestive system causing digestive discomfort and is gentle on the bowels.
Common Uses :
Supports healthy iron levels. Suffering from long or heavy periods. Feel sick or constipated on other iron products but looking for something to support iron levels. Support normal energy levels. Nutritional support for vegan and vegetarian diets those with poor absorption of nutrients that may cause iron imbalances.
Carbonyl Iron (elemental iron 18 mg)
Adults and children over 8 years: 1 tablet daily.
Swallow whole, do not chew. Do not exceed recommended level.
Exceeding the tolerable upper intake level (40-45 mg per day) is not advised in people who are not iron deficient. In people with known iron deficiency, quantities should be determined by a healthcare professional and monitored.
Long term supplementation with high levels of iron can cause haemosiderosis and multiple organ damage. Individuals with haemochromatosis should avoid taking iron supplements unless advised by their doctor.
Pregnancy & Breastfeeding : Carbonyl Iron is considered well tolerated and is suitable in maintaining normal iron stores during these times.
Exceeding the recommended one capsule daily should be done under health professional supervision.