This mid-level potency iron product is well suited to restore and maintain healthy blood iron levels. Iron is an essential component of hemoglobin, a molecule that transports oxygen to the cells of the body, and myoglobin, which binds oxygen used in muscle tissues. NOW uses Ferrochel® Iron Bisglycinate, which has clinically demonstrated superior absorption and is well tolerated because it is gentle and non-constipating.
Each capsule contains:
Iron (as Iron Amino Acid Chelate/HVP) 18 mg
(from Ferrochel® Iron Bisglycinate) Ferrochel® is a registered trademark of Albion Laboratories, Inc.
Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Rice Flour, Veg Capsule (hypromellose, water), Stearic Acid (vegetable grade), and Silica.
Adult Dosage: Take 2 Capsules daily with meals. Take a few hours before or after taking other medications.