Livogen injection has Ferric hydroxide in Complex with Sucrose that helps to replenish iron stores and increases red blood cell levels in the body. Livogen injection fights the symptoms of severe anaemia such as fatigue, paleness, weakness, unable to concentrate and dizziness.
Iron sucrose helps to treat iron deficiency anaemia
Iron sucrose is a type of iron salt which allows better absorption in the body and has comparable tolerability.
Ferric Hydroxide in Complex with Sucrose
Equivalent to elemental Iron....................20 mg
HDD-CKD: The recommended dose of Iron sucrose is 100 mg (5 ml) administered one to three times per week; most patients will require a minimum cumulative dose of 1000 mg over 10 sequential dialysis sessions. May be administered undiluted by slow intravenous injection into the dialysis line over 2 to 5 minutes, or by infusion (into the dialysis line for hemodialysis patients) as every 5 ml Iron sucrose diluted exclusively in a maximum of 100 ml of 0.9% NaCl, immediately prior to infusion at rate of 100 mg of Iron over a period of at least 15 minutes.
NDD-CKD: Administered as a total cumulative dose of 1000 mg over a 14 day period as a 200 mg slow IV injection undiluted over 2 to 5 minutes on 5 different occasions within the 14 day period. PDD-CKD: Infused intravenously in 3 divided doses for a total dose of 1000 mg during a 28-day period: two infusions of 300 mg over 1.5 hours 14 days apart, followed by one 400 mg infusion over 2.5 hours 14 days later.
Livogen injection is available at all leading pharmacies in India