WHAT IS EXTRAFER?
EXTRAFER contains Ferrous ascorbate, Folic Acid, Zinc and Methylcobalamin
WHAT EXTRAFER IS USED FOR?
EXTRAFER is used in the management of iron deficiency anemia, anaemia due to pregnancy and lactation, menorrhagia and post-surgery
It is a synthetic combination of iron and vitamin C. Vitamin C enhances the iron absorption, prevents its oxidation and maintains the levels of iron in the ferrous form, which is highly soluble than other forms of iron
It supports the synthesis and functions of nerve tissues and reduces the homocysteine levels in the body and prevents and nerve damage
FOLIC ACID OR VITAMIN B9:
It is necessary for the DNA and RNA synthesis and hemoglobin production. Folic acid plays a significant role during pregnancy and puberty, which is the rapid growth phase. This is one of the highly essential vitamins for fetal development and prevention of birth defects
It is an antioxidant that prevents oxidative stress in the cells. Zinc is also essential for the metabolism and absorption of iron