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SALUDBOX FERRUM FAQs

What is Saludbox Ferrum?

Saludbox Ferrum is a food supplement that contributes to the prevention of iron deficiencies, regardless of their cause. As a result it reducing fatigue, improving the symptoms of anemia and maintaining the immune system.

 

It is a highly effective solution for all people and an exceptionally safe solution for children over 3 years of age.

How does Ferrum work?

Saludbox Ferrum contains three active ingredients: iron, vitamin B12 and folic acid. Two of these (vitamin B12, folic acid) are absorbed by our body through the sublingual pathway.

Iron, due to its unique microencapsulated ferric saccharide form, does not disintegrate into the stomach but is released and absorbed completely (by 100%) in the duodenum and achieves the desired increase in hemoglobin.

What's so special about Ferrum?

Most iron-containing supplements have an unpleasant taste. Ferrum chewing gum masks with spearmint the usual ugly taste of iron supplements in order to make the intake much more pleasant, for adults as well as for children.

In addition, its unique microencapsulated form facilitates the rapid absorption of the active ingredients and improves efficacy plus the absorption rate in 100%. 

 

Finally, the chewable form of the product which is easy to take as well as its pleasant taste facilitates the compliance with the treatment.
 

How many chewing gum can I chew every day?

The recommended dose of Ferrum is 1 chewing gum or 1 subligual table per day, and it is advised not to consume more than 2 a day.

Which are Ferrum active ingredients?

Microencapsulated ferric saccharide (that is released and absorbed completely in the duodenum), vitamin B12 and folic acid.

Can my child take Ferrum?

Saludbox Ferrum is also addressed to children from 3 years of age and generally at the age at which young children can chew gum or or swallow a sublingual tablet.

Gum has a spearmint flavor & tablet an orange flavor to avoid the unpleasant taste of other iron preparations and make it more enjoyable for children to take it.

In any case, for the administration of iron supplements, it is recommended to consult your pediatrician.

Why should I take Saludbox Ferrum during pregnancy?

Women during pregnancy should take Saludbox Ferrum as it is absorbed quickly and to a large extent and achieves the increase in hemoglobin due to its unique microencapsulated ferric saccharide form.

In addition, it does not cause side effects like most of the iron supplements that are on the market, such as nausea, vomiting and constipation, symptoms already burdening the pregnant woman's body, as it does not disintegrate into the stomach but it is released and absorbed completely (by 100%) in the duodenum.

Taking Saludbox Ferrum is easy because of its chewing or sublingual form, it has a pleasant taste and can be taken at any time of the day, with no time-commitments according to the time consumption of the dairy products.

In any case, for the administration of iron supplements, you should ask your gynecologist.

Where can I find Ferrum?

Saludbox Ferrum is distributed in pharmacies in Greece, in two packagings.

  • Box that contains 30 chewing gums  &

  • Box that contains 30 subligual tablets