FERPLEX 40 mg/15 ml Oral Solution
Iron Protein succinylate mg 800(equivalent to Fe3+ 40 mg)
Medicinal product in which iron is bound to succinylated milk proteins to form an iron-protein complex containing 5.0% + 0.2% of trivalent iron. Thanks to its characteristic solubility profile, Iron Proteinsuccinylate precipitates in acid gastric condition keeping iron bonded. Iron becomes soluble again in alkaline pH of duodenum, allowing iron absorption by the intestinal mucosa, while the molecule proteic fraction is digested by pancreatic proteases.