Ferrous Sulphate 200mg Tablets
Ferrous Sulphate 200mg Tablets belong to a group of medicines called iron supplements. They are used for the prevention and treatment of iron deficiency anaemia. They work by replacing body iron. iron is the mineral that the body needs to produce red blood cells. hen the body does not get enough iron, it cannot produce the number of normal red blood cells needed to keep you in good health.
United Kingdom Deliveries (including Northern Ireland)
Delivery is FREE for any UK order containing an NHS prescription.
Delivery is FREE for all UK orders Over £40.
We use a selection of proven couriers including Royal Mail, HDN, and UPS depending on your location and weight of your order. During any dispute our contingency arrangements are activated to ensure we continue to meet our service levels.
Orders received before 3:00pm are picked and dispatched on the same day and will usually be delivered to you within one to five working days anywhere in the UK depending on the delivery service you select (there may be delays to the Isle of Man and the Scottish Islands).
Keen Pharmacy also offers a range of delivery options to meet our customers' requirements:
• Next Day Delivery (£5.50) The orders will be delivered by Royal Mail Special Delivery. The delivery time for your Next Day Delivery is 24hrs from dispatch. Please note that delivery times are in business days, and that for orders placed on Monday to Thursday before 3pm, you should receive your goods the next business day. Orders placed after 3pm Thursday, but before 3pm on Friday, should be received by Monday (except Bank Holidays). Weekends are not counted when ordering Next Day Delivery. i.e. If you order on Saturday or Sunday, it will be treated as if you ordered your item on the following Monday. We are not responsible for delays by our carriers but we will do our best to resolve any issues that may arise. During high volume holiday seasons delivery times may vary.
• Standard Delivery (£3.45) The orders will be delivered by Royal Mail 1st Class. The delivery time for your Standard delivery is normally 1 to 2 working days . In a very small number of cases the Royal Mail may not meet this service level. In this situation please allow 7-10 days from dispatch before contacting us
Orders containing Prescription Only Medicines including controlled drugs and other medicines will require a signature on delivery. You can also arrange for your order to be delivered to alternative addresses including your office, members of your family You need to ensure that someone approved by you is able to sign for the delivery. Please note that deliveries are made to the delivery address you supply to us. Re-dispatch of any returned orders may incur an additional delivery charge.
All BFPO orders will be sent through Royal Mail Super Saver Delivery.
If you have any questions regarding delivery times, or to check that an item is in stock, you can call us on 01260 295701 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
We are able to supply orders to most countries in Europe. Delivery charges will depend on the weight of your order and the destination. We will confirm the delivery charge at the checkout page, before you confirm payment of your order.
Non-prescription orders are sent by air recorded delivery and a signature will be needed upon receipt of your goods. Certain individual countries place restrictions on the types of products that may be posted into them. We will inform you individually if there are any problems.
Prescriptions delivered to non-UK destinations will be sent by Royal Mail international recorded delivery and a signature will be needed upon receipt of your goods. Delivery will typically take 7-10 days. Faster delivery options are available upon request.
Under UK law we are only able to dispense prescriptions written by practitioners who are registered in the European Economic Area.
We reserve the right to decline orders on heavy items or to contact you to arrange delivery costs.
Treatment: 2-3 tablets a day in divided doses/
Prevention: 1 tablet per day.
Children 6-12 years: children weighing over 22kg; one tabelt daily: Children weighing over 44kg: one tablet twice a day.
Children weighing over 66kg; one tablet three times a day.
If you (or someone else) swallow a lot of tablets at the same time, or you think a child may have swallowed and, conatct your nearest hospital casualty department.
Swallow the tablets whole with water. Ferrous Sulphate tablets should not be taken within one hour before or two hours after eating or drinking the following products: tea, coffee, milk, eggs and whole grains. these products can reduce the absorption of iron. meat and products conatining vitamin C can increase absorption of iron.
-if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to dried ferrous sulphate or any of the other ingredients.
-if you are recieving repeated blood transfusions
-if you are recieving iron intravenously
-have a disorder in which there is excessive absorption and storage of iron such as haemochromatosis.
Tell you doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines especially:
tetracyclines, ciprofloxacin, norfloxacin, ofloxacin, cholestyramine, antacids,medicines containing zinc,calcium, phosporous or trientine, methyldopa, penicillamine, levodopa or ascorbic acid.
The other ingredients are spray dried liquid glucose, stearic acid, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose (101) (E460), lactose granules containing lactose, maize starch, pregelatinised maize starch, purified talc (e553), acacia (E414), gelatin, sucrose, titanium dioxide (E171), beeswax, yellow carnauba wax, polysorbate, sorbic acid (E200) and propylene glycol (E1520)