Iron sucrose (Venofer)
- 1 mL of Venofer provides 20 mg of elemental iron
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Patient drug information
- Brief patient counseling information can be found in the Iron sucrose (Venofer) package insert
- Iron sucrose (Venofer) patient drug information (UpToDate)
History of changes in FDA indication
- 11/6/2000: FDA approved "for the treatment of iron deficiency anemia in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD)."