Appebon with Iron is quite a popular supplement which is used in the treatment of variety of health issues. It is widely prescribed by doctors for tackling poor appetite, metabolic issues and underweight. It is available in both liquid (Syrup) and capsule forms. It is manufactured and marketed by Unilab Pharmaceutical Company.
Following are active ingredients of Appebon with Iron Supplement (for each 5 ml):
- Thiamine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B1): 10 mg
- Buclizine Hydrochloride: 5 mg
- Cyanocobalamin (Vitamin B12): 10 mcg
- Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6): 5 mg
- L- Lysin Hydrochloride: 125 mg
- Iron: 10 mg
Uses of Appebon Iron Supplement
Following are the main indications for which Appebon with Iron is usually prescribed. It can be prescribed for other cases too not listed here depending on the medical decision of the physician:
- Poor Appetite
- Anorexia Nervosa
- Metabolic Problems
- As a Dietary Support in the post-surgical issues
How to take Appebon with Iron
Users should always remember to take it after eating something. It must not be taken in the empty stomach; otherwise some serious stomach related issues may get developed.
If you are taking it in capsule form, take one capsule a day.
If you are taking it in syrup form, ensure to take not more than 5 ml once a day.
Side Effects of Appebon with Iron
There may not be any side effects if it is taken strictly as per instructions and in right doses. Overdose can lead to long term health issues. Similarly, taking it in the empty stomach, as mentioned above, can have many side effects. Apart from this, there may be some side effects which are listed below:
- Dull mental attentiveness
- Tiredness/feeling Sleepy throughout the day
Please note these side effects are for short term and generally happens within 2 – 3 days of starting to take Appebon with Iron. After this duration, you may not feel any side effects.
If you find any serious issues after taking Appebon with Iron, immediately discontinue this supplement and consult a physician.