- MFG # 0514-120
- UPC # KM1216
This iron supplement contains 25 mg of iron (138% of recommended daily value) in hypoallergenic capsule form. It is part of our Bio-Max series that uses forms of nutrients that have been clinically proven to be among the best absorbed and bioavailable.
Iron is an important mineral in the body. It plays a prominent role in the production of hemoglobin and myoglobin and the formation of red blood cells and in their oxygenation. Iron is also essential for many enzymatic functions and is important for growth.
Studies have shown that only about 10% of the iron we ingest from food is actually absorbed‚ so many physicians recommend supplementation. Iron in dietary supplements can also be poorly absorbed depending on the source of the iron.
Kirkman® uses a form of iron from Albion® Laboratories‚ Inc.‚ called ferrous bis-glycinate chelate (Ferrochel®)‚ which has been tested for both safety and absorbability in animals‚ adults and children. Results of their testing indicate that ferrous bis-glycinate chelate offers a safe‚ absorbable form of iron‚ which when compared to ferrous sulfate‚ a widely used form of iron in supplements‚ offers advantages in tolerability and bioavailability.
Iron supplements can also be irritating to the digestive tract‚ so the correct choice of an iron supplement is important for both absorption and gastrointestinal tolerance.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings Per Container: 120
Amount Per Serving / % DV
Iron (as Ferrochel®) 25mg / 138%
Ingredients: Plant Cellulose‚ Ferrous Bis-glycinate Chelate‚ Plant Cellulose Capsule.
Free of: Sugar‚ starch‚ soy‚ wheat‚ casein‚ gluten‚ milk‚ egg‚ preservatives‚ yeast‚ gelatin‚ flavorings‚ colorings‚ peanuts‚ tree nuts or fish.
Take one capsule daily or as directed by a physician. Capsules may be pulled apart and the contents mixed with food or beverages.
Accidental overdose of Iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6.
In case of accidental overdose‚ call a doctor or poison control center immediately.
Keep this product out of the reach of children.
Store in a cool‚ dry place and tightly capped.
Keep out of the reach of children.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Casein Free
- Fungicide Free
- Gluten Free
- GMP Certification
- Herbicide Free
- Soy Free
- Yeast Free
- Mold Free
- Egg Free
- Milk Free
- Tree Nuts Free
- Peanut Free
- Fish Free
- Starch Free
- Sugar Free
- Wheat Free
- Preservative Free