All the Active Ingredient Drugs
Chelating Agent. Deferiprone 500 mg, 100 mg/ml. F.C. TABS: 100. 25 mg/kg bdy wt. 3 x dly
(total dly dose: 75 mg/kg bdy wt.),
calculated to nearest 1/2 tab. Over 100
mg/kg bdy wt not recommend.
Iron overload in pts. over 6 yrs. with
thalassem. major when deferoxamine C/I
or inad. Tmt. by physician experienced in