Twinlab, Iron Caps, 18 mg, 100 Capsules (Discontinued Item)
By Twinlab41 Reviews
0.5 lbs (0.23 kg)
- Product Code: TWL-01018
- UPC Code: 027434010184
- Package Quantity: 100 Capsules
- Dimensions: 1.9 x 1.9 x 3.6 in, 0.3 lbs (0.14 kg)
- Dietary Supplement
Twinlab Chelated Iron Caps are easier to swallow and assimilate.
Take one capsule daily or as directed by a health care professional.
Potato starch, gelatin, croscarmellose sodium, magnesium stearate, medium chain triglycerides.
Well tolerated by most highly allergic individuals.
No tablet binders, coatings, or colorings. No added flavorings, sugars, salt, artificial sweeteners, colorings, preservatives or salicylates.
Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6. Keep this product out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a doctor or poison control center immediately.
Keep tightly closed in a cool, dry place.
|Serving Size: 1 Capsule|
|Amount Per Capsule||% Daily Value|
|Iron (as ferrous fumarate)||18 mg||100%|
iHerb Customer Reviews
Although it doesn't say so in the product description on the site, the bottle I received includes Sodium Lauryl Sulfate in its list of ingredients. It seems like relatively harmless stuff, as it's also in my Tom's of Maine toothpaste (http://www.tomsofmaine.com/toms/ifs/sls.asp), but I don't see why they would include a foaming agent in an iron supplement. Other than that, it seems to work well and is non-constipating.
My HCP recommended these capsules because she said that Ferrous Fumarate is easier on the digestive system and more easily absorbed than other forms of iron. So far they seem to be working well and are much cheaper than the liquid formula I had been taking.