Rubifer Tablets is primarily indicated in conditions like Iron deficiency, Iron deficiency anaemia, Macrocytic anaemia, and can also be given in adjunctive therapy as an alternative drug of choice in Anoxic Seizures, Cough.
Rubifer Tablets is contraindicated in conditions like Hemochromatosis,Haemolytic anaemia, Hemoglobinopathy,Inflammatory bowel disease,Blood transfusion, Haemochr omatosis,Haemosiderosis, Sidero-achrestic anaemia, Thalassemia, Hypersensitivity to any component of product.
The severe or irreversible adverse effects of Rubifer Tablets , which give rise to further complications include Convulsions, Hepatic failure.Rubifer Tablets produces potentially life-threatening effects which include Anaphylactoid reactions, circulatory collapse, Circulatory collapse. which are responsible for the discontinuation of Rubifer Tabletsv therapy.The signs and symptoms that are produced after the acute overdosage of Rubifer Tablets include Vomiting, Tachycardia, Diarrhea, Convulsions, Coma, Drowsiness, Metabolic acidosis, Hypoglycemia, Abdominal pain, Epigastric pain, Hyperventilation, Restlessness, GI hemorrhage, Cyanosis, Hypotensive collapse, Hemorrhagic gastroenteritis, Hepatic failure, coaggulation disorder, Haemochromatosis, Endocrine dysfunction. The symptomatic adverse reactions produced by Rubifer Tabletsv are more or less tolerable and if they become severe, they can be treated symptomatically, these include Dizziness, Nausea, Diarrhea, Constipation, Sweating, Epigastric discomfort, Flushing, Taste disturbance, Nausea and vomiting, Heart burn, Gl irritation, Sense of repletion, dizziness, Black colour Faeces, Tooth discoloration, Local Inflamation, Joint & muscle pain.
In case of anaemia due to infection or malignancy, the substituted iron is stored in the reticulo-endothelial system from which it is mobilized and utilized only after correcting the primary disease. Discontinue iron salts if symptoms of intolerance appear. Occasional gastrointestinal (GI) discomfort, as nausea may occur which can be minimized by taking it with meals.