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Encifer 200mg Injection

10ml Injection in Ampoule
MRP 470.00*
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Encifer 20 MG Description

Encifer Injection is a medication used for iron replacement. It contains iron sucrose. It is used in the treatment of anaemia due to iron deficiency. Iron is used for the production of red blood cell

s for circulating oxygen around the body.


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ContainsIron Sucrose(20.0 Mg)
UsesIron deficiency anaemia, Kidney disease
Side effectsDiarrhoea, constipation, headache, nausea, muscle cramps, joint pain
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Uses of Encifer 20 MG

  • Iron deficiency anaemia
  • Kidney disease patients where oral iron therapy is not helping
  • Active inflammatory bowel disease where oral iron therapy is not helping
  • Patients who are unable to tolerate oral iron therapy

Contraindications of Encifer 20 MG

  • Allergy to iron
  • Hypersenitivity
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Liver disease
  • Anaemia not caused by iron deficiency

Side effects of Encifer 20 MG

  • Muscle cramp
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Joint pain
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Diarrhoea

Precautions and Warnings of Encifer 20 MG



Can Encifer Injection be administered during pregnancy?
Encifer Injection should only be administered during pregnancy if necessary. Discuss with your doctor regarding the same as safety is not well established.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Encifer Injection while breastfeeding?
Encifer Injection contents may pass into breast milk. Consult your doctor regarding its safety while nursing.


Is it safe to drive after administering Encifer Injection?
You may feel dizzy or light headed after being given Encifer Injection. If you feel so, do not drive.


Can I consume alcohol with Encifer Injection?
Avoid alcohol if you have taken Encifer Injection as it may affect the medicine's absorption rate.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience symptoms of low blood pressure like dizziness, etc.
  • You have allergies
  • You have liver dysfunction
  • You have severe lung, kidney or heart disease

Mode of Action of Encifer 20 MG

How Does It Work?

Encifer Injection is a medicine used to treat anaemia. It helps you rebuild the iron in your body, which is needed to produce new red blood cells and haemoglobin.

Directions for Use of Encifer 20 MG

  • Encifer Injection is administered intravenously, either by slow injection or infusion, by a healthcare professional.
  • Do not self administer.

Interactions of Encifer 20 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Chloramphenicol decreases the production of blood cells and thus, should not be given along with iron supplements.
  • Encifer Injection may decrease the serum concentration of aspirin when combined.
  • Calcium carbonate reduces the absorption of Encifer Injection, resulting in a decrease in efficacy.
  • The serum concentration of demeclocycline can be decreased when it is combined with Encifer Injection.
  • The nephrotoxic activities of Iron sucrose may be increased by Dimercaprol.
  • If you consume other medications, do mention it to your physician before administering Encifer Injection.

Storage and disposal of Encifer 20 MG

Encifer Injection should be stored in a cool and dry place away from sunlight. Keep it away from reach of pets and children.

Dosage of Encifer 20 MG


  • No Encifer Injection overdose incidents, unintentional or purposeful have been observed.
  • Do seek immediate medical attention if you over dose.

Missed a Dose

If you miss a dose of Encifer Injection, ask your physician for a new dose schedule. Do not take double doses.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: How long is Encifer Injection administered?

A: Encifer Injection should be administered until your haemoglobin level comes to normal. Discuss with your doctor regarding the number of injections you will need to take.

Q: Can I store Encifer Injection in a refrigerator?

A: Do not store Encifer Injection above 25°C. Do not freeze. Store in the original package.

Q: Can Encifer Injection be given to geriatric patients?

A: Consult your doctor before giving Encifer Injection to geriatric patients.
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Last Updated on: 18 Apr 2022 | 10:03 AM (IST)

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