Ferric carboxymaltose (Injectafer)
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Patient drug information
History of changes in FDA indication
- 7/25/2013: FDA approved "for the treatment of iron deficiency anemia in adult patients:
- who have intolerance to oral iron or have had unsatisfactory response to oral iron
- who have non–dialysis-dependent chronic kidney disease."
Also known as
- Brand name: Injectafer