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  Inactive Ingredients: Black Iron Oxide, Gelatin, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Red Iron Oxide, Sodium Starch Glycolate, Titanium Dioxide and Yellow Iron Oxide.

 
Indications The treatment of iron deficiency anemia, which may occur due to an increased need for iron, a deficient intake of iron, or an excessive loss of iron.  
Contraindications All iron compounds are contraindicated in patients with hemosiderosis, hemochromatosis and hemolytic anemias.  
Side Effects Gastrointestinal disturbance (anorexia, nausea, diarrhea, constipation) occur occasionally but are usually mild and subside with continuation of therapy. Although the absorption of iron is best when taken between meals, giving Tandem® after meals may diminish occasional G.I. disturbances. Tandem® is best absorbed when taken at bedtime.  
Dosage Adults (persons over 12 years of age), One (1) capsule daily, orally, between meals, or as prescribed by a physician. Do not exceed recommended dosage. Do not administer to children under the age of 12.  
How Supplied Tandem® are light brown opaque capsules imprinted radially "Tandem" "US, US, US, US/US, US, US, US": 9 units of 10 capsules, each blister packs in containers of 90 capsules (NDC 52747-900-90). Dispense in a tight, light-resistant container as defined in the USP/NF with a child resistant closure. Store at room temperature between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F). Keep in cool dry place.  
Warnings
WARNING: Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is the leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under six. Keep this and all drugs out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a doctor or poison control center immediately.

This product information is intended for the physician and is not the entire product information. Please download the product literature for the complete product information.
     




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