VENOFER (also known as Iron Sucrose)
Venofer is an iron replacement product. Venofer essentially dissociates into Iron and Sucrose after intravenous injection.
- Non-dialysis dependent Chronic Kidney Disease
- Dialysis-Dependent Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
Patients with evidence of iron overload should not be started on Venofer.
Venofer is administered as an infusion and frequency is typically determined by the referring physician and based on blood levels of iron, ferritin, and total iron binding capacity.