Medical Video: Sangobion capsules benefits,uses,side effects.The mineral and vitamins supplement.
Function & Use
What is the Sangobion drug used for?
Sangobion is an iron and vitamin supplement used for the following conditions.
- Iron deficiency anemia in adults and children
- Anemia during pregnancy, menstruation, recovery from certain diseases, or because of aging
- Megaloblastic anemia and hypochromic microcytic anemia
- Prevention of anemia in blood donors
- Iron deficiency due to bleeding or chronic disease
What are the rules for using Sangobion?
Sangobion is swallowed by mouth (taken) as instructed by the doctor or according to the instructions printed on the packaging. Usually Sangobion is taken while or after eating.
How to save Sangobion?
Sangobion is best kept at room temperature, away from direct light and a damp place. Do not store in the bathroom. Don't freeze it. Other brands of this drug may have different storage rules. Pay attention to the storage instructions on the product packaging or ask your pharmacist. Keep all medicines out of reach of children and pets.
Do not water drugs into the toilet or into the drain unless instructed. Discard this product if the validity period has expired or if it is no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company about how to safely dispose of your product.
What is the dosage of Sangobion for adults?
Adults are recommended to drink Sangobion one to two capsules every day. Either while or after eating. Consult your doctor to determine the best and safest dose for you.
What is the dosage of Sangobion for children?
Children over 2 years are recommended to drink one teaspoon of Sangobion syrup daily. Unless the doctor recommends different doses.
For example to deal with special conditions such as acute iron deficiency. The child may need to drink three to six teaspoons of Sangobion syrup.
In what dosages and preparations is Sangobion available?
Sangobion is available in capsule form for adults. The ingredients are ferrous gluconate 250 mg, manganese sulfate 0.2 mg, copper sulfate 0.2 mg, vitamin C 50 mg, folic acid 1 mg, vitamin B12 7.15 mcg, and sorbitol 25 mg.
Sangobion is also available in syrup form for children and people who have difficulty swallowing. The content is enriched with iron Ferrazone and vitamin B complex. Sangobion syrup offers fruit flavors so children can drink more easily.
What are Sangobion's side effects that might occur?
Because it contains iron, your stool may turn blackish in color. While your urine (urine) may turn yellowish. This is normal and there is no need to worry too much.
Other side effects of drinking Sangobion are disorders of the digestive system.
Not everyone experiences side effects when using this drug. There may also be some side effects that have not been mentioned above. If you have concerns about certain side effects, consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Prevention & Warning
What must be known before using Sangobion?
Sangobion may cause contraindications in people who have disorders or abnormalities in the function of iron or iron buildup.
In addition, people with a sensitive digestive system may be better off drinking Sangobion while eating to prevent digestive disorders. However, this might reduce the absorption of iron maximally.
Is Sangobion safe for pregnant and lactating women?
Always consult your doctor to consider the potential benefits and risks before using this supplement. Sangobion is included in the risk of category B pregnancy (not at risk in some studies) according to the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), equivalent to the POM Agency in Indonesia.
Here's the FDA's pregnancy risk category reference:
- A = No risk
- B = No risk in some studies
- C = Probably risky
- D = There is positive evidence of risk
- X = Contraindications
- N = Unknown
Always consult your doctor or midwife before using any medication, if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or planning a pregnancy.
What medicines should not be taken together with Sangobion?
Drug interactions can change the performance of your medication or increase the risk of serious side effects. Not all possible drug interactions are listed in this document. Keep a list of all the products you use (including prescription / non-prescription drugs and herbal products) and consult a doctor or pharmacist. Do not start, stop, or change the dose of any drug without the doctor's consent.
Avoid consuming Sangobion along with tetracyline. Tertracyline is a drug used to treat bacterial infections, including acne.
What foods and drinks should not be consumed when using Sangobion?
Certain drugs should not be used at meals or when eating certain foods because drug interactions can occur. Eating alcohol or tobacco with Sangobion can also cause interactions to occur. Discuss the use of Sangoboin with food, alcohol, or tobacco with your doctor.
What are the symptoms of Sangobion's overdose and what are the effects?
Overdose of vitamins, minerals, or iron contained in Sangobion can cause symptoms of serious overdose to life threatening.
Therefore, never drink Sangobion above the dosage your doctor or pharmacist has recommended.
What should I do in an emergency or overdose?
In an emergency or overdose, call 119 or immediately rush to the nearest hospital.
What should I do if I forget to take medication or forget to use medicine?
If you miss one dose, immediately take your dose when you remember. However, if you just remember after it's time for the next dose, just ignore the forgotten dose, and continue to use it on schedule. Don't use this medicine with double doses.
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