Iron is an essential mineral that plays central roles in energy production, immune system function, neurological and general health. Iron is an essential component of hemoglobin, a molecule that transports oxygen to the cells of the body, and myoglobin, which delivers oxygen for use in muscle. NOW uses Iron Taste Free™ Ferric Glycinate, which has clinically demonstrated superior absorption, and is well tolerated as it is gentle and non-constipating. This vegetarian/vegan product is sweetened with Xylitol and Stevia so it is easy on enamel and blood sugar levels. This single medicinal ingredient formula is ideal for those wanting to take their iron separately from other nutrients.
Per 1 teaspoon (5mL)):
Iron (from Iron Taste-Free™ Ferric Glycinate) 9 mg
Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Water, Vegetable Glycerin, Xylitol, Malic Acid, Citric Acid, Potassium Sorbate, Natural Fruit Punch Flavour, Stevia Extract.
Iron Taste-Free™ is a trademark of Albion Laboratories Inc.
Keep out of reach of children. There is enough iron in this package to seriously harm a child.
Taking a daily prenatal multi-vitamin mineral supplement along with this product may result in constipation, diarrhoea, and/or vomiting due to the high intake of iron. Hypersensitivity has been known to occur; in which case, discontinue use.