Ferric Carboxymaltose is an injection that is used to treat anemia caused by low iron levels. Anemia occurs when levels of red blood cells in the body are lower than normal.
It supplies the body with iron in order to make red blood cells, which are used to transport oxygen around the body. This can help you to feel less tired or breathless, and improve your ability to exercise.
Your doctor will perform a blood test to check whether you need Ferric Carboxymaltose.
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Ferric Carboxymaltose is usually given as an infusion into the vein (intravenous).
Do I need regular monitoring when taking this medication?
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