Active Iron’s non-constipating formula helps reduce gut irritation from and is clinically proven to deliver 2X better absorption of iron sulfate, making it both Kind & Strong.
Iron contributes to the reduction of tiredness and fatigue and also plays an important role in normal energy metabolism.
Iron is used by the body’s muscles to help produce energy. Iron is also lost in sweat and this explains why active exercisers, especially adults who enjoy endurance exercise (e.g. running, rowing, cycling), may benefit from taking iron supplements to maintain and support energy and normal immunity.
There is an increased need for iron when pregnant. During this time, the amount of blood in your body increases by 30-50%. Research shows that women, on average, do not have sufficient iron in the diet to meet their daily needs and this is also true during pregnancy, especially during the second and third trimesters and postnatally.
Intolerance of Oral Iron
Up to 8/10 of those who take oral iron supplements experience negative gastrointestinal side effects. Active Iron’s ground-breaking protein formula helps to reduce gut irritation from iron, meaning it’s kind on your stomach.
People on restricted diets may need to supplement their dietary iron, including vegetarians. Although a vegetarian diet will be high in iron rich food, these plant-based (non-heme) sources of iron are poorly absorbed in the diet.
How does it work?
Active Iron’s ground-breaking protein formula targets the body’s natural site of iron absorption, the DMT-1, increasing the amount of iron absorbed. The Active Iron formula also helps to reduce gut irritation from iron, meaning its kind on your stomach.
Iron contributes to normal function of the immune systemActive Iron Advance is kind and strong and is clinically proven to increase iron levels and support haemoglobin formation – which helps reduce tiredness and fatigueBetter Absorption* - 2X absorption of iron sulfate 4 x Better ComplianceLess Gut Irritation** - 6X less gut irritation. Non-constipating formula contains 25mg of Elemental Iron – 179% of Recommended Minimum Daily Value
Do not exceed the daily dose without consulting your doctor or pharmacist. Food supplements are not a substitute for a varied diet and a healthy lifestyle.
Whey (Milk) protein, Capsule shell, (hypromellose), Ferrous sulfate, Acidity regulators (sodium acetate, acetic acid), Vitamin C (ascorbic acid), emulsifier (polysorbate 20), Capsule colourants (titanium dioxide, yellow iron oxide, black iron oxide)
Adults, pregnant women and children over 12 years can take one capsule of Active Iron Advance daily with water or fruit juice. Active iron is gentle enough to take on an empty stomach