Not all iron suplpements are alike!
Choose Polyride Fe or Polyride Fe Ultra to reduce gastrointestinal side effects and improve iron absorption.
Unlike common ferrous salt preparations, both Polyride Fe and Polyride Fe Ultra offer proven tolerance, proven absorption and proven results.
Both Polyride Fe and Polyride Fe Ultra are non-ionic formulations (polysaccharide iron 150 mg) that allow iron to be delivered to the blood stream without causing GI upset such as heartburn, nausea, constipation and stomach pain that is common with ferrous salt supplements.
Polyride Fe and Polyride Fe Ultra release iron in the small bowel where it is absorbed without discomfort.
Polyride Fe and Polyride Fe Ultra are the fastest non-heme iron replenishment therapy available with only 1 capsule per day.
Adverse Effects of Ferrmous Iron Supplementation
24-week tolerance (n=204)
Ferrous sulphate/gluconate and fumarate oxidize in the lumen of the gut or mucosa so as to release hydroxyl radicals that cause GI upset
Makrides et al. Efficacy and Tolerability of Low-dose Iron Supplements During Pregnancy: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Am J Clin Nutr 2003; 78: 145-53.
Johnson et al. A Prospective Open-label Study Evaluating the Efficacy and Adverse Reactions of the use of Niferex-150 in ESRD patients receiving EPOGEN. Adv erit Dial. 1992; 8: 444-47
Polyride Fe better meets the needs of the iron deficient patient
Better outcome vs. Ferrous salts