Ferrous Calcium Citrate

Product Name : Ferrous Calcium Citrate

CAS : 7600-56-8

Molecular Formula : C12H10Ca2FeO14

Molecular Weight : 514.20 g/mol

Pharmaceutical Grade :

Therapeutic Category : Oral


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As manufacturer of Ferrous Calcium Citrate we hereby state the following facts about the drug:

Ferrous calcium citrate is an iron-containing salt, usually an oral iron preparation, and used in pregnancy anemia, hematinic.

Mechanism of action:

Ferrous calcium citrate exerts haematinic action by being an essential constituent of hemoglobin. It is necessary for the oxidative process of living tissues.


Absorption: Ferrous calcium citrate is absorbed orally in the ferrous form and poorly absorbed in healthy individuals (about 10%) but in patients suffering from iron deficiency anemia up to 60% dose is absorbed

Distribution: Transported in a transferrin bound form into bone marrow for incorporation into hemoglobin

Metabolism: Iron liberated by the destruction of hemoglobin is reused by the body

Excretion: The excretion of iron is minimal. Loss usually occurs in nails, feces, urine, hair, sweat, and bile


Indications for ferrous calcium citrate:

  • Iron deficiency anemia for women at puberty
  • Menstruation
  • Menopause
  • Pregnancy
  • Breast-feeding
  • A study to compare the efficacy of ferrous calcium citrate with ferrous ascorbate on hemoglobin levels in anemic pregnant women revealed that ferrous calcium citrate results in a better increase in hemoglobin levels and a lesser proportion of side effects in contrast to ferrous ascorbate.

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