Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex
It is very important that your doctor check you closely while you are receiving this medicine. Blood tests may be needed to check for unwanted effects.
This medicine may cause serious allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis. Anaphylaxis can be life-threatening and requires immediate medical attention. Call your doctor right away if you have a rash, itching, swelling of the face, tongue, and throat, trouble breathing, lightheadedness or dizziness, or chest pain after you receive the medicine.
Make sure your doctor knows if you are also using other iron supplements. Also, tell your doctor if you have had an allergic reaction to injectable iron products.
Tell your doctor right away of you have brown discoloration of the skin at the injection site.