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You've probably never seen an oral iron like Feraccru before

Feraccru is indicated for the treatment of iron deficiency (ID) in adults.1

Understanding iron deficiency

ID is one of the most common and widespread nutritional disorder in the world, and is defined as a condition in which there are no mobilisable iron stores and signs and/or symptoms of a compromised supply of iron to tissues.2 The more severe stages of ID are associated with anaemia, therefore iron deficiency anaemia (IDA)  is regarded as a subset of iron deficiency and is used to screen for ID.2 The terms anaemia, ID, and IDA are sometimes used interchangeably.2 There are, however, mild-to-moderate forms of ID in which, although anaemia is absent, tissues are still functionally impaired.2

ID prevalence in adults is 4-12% dependent on age and sex,2 whereas IDA has a prevalence 2–5% among adult men and postmenopausal women.2

Feraccru is different from other iron treatments

Feraccru contains the ferric form of iron (Fe3+). Most oral iron treatments contain the ferrous form of iron (Fe2+).3-5 Feraccru creates a stable complex for delivery by tightly binding ferric iron to three maltol molecules.1 It’s this unique structure that makes it an efficacious, well‑tolerated oral iron treatment for adult patients with ID.6,7

See how Feraccru is different from other iron treatments and why it matters