Iron (Venofer, Ferrlecit, Injectafer)
What is an iron infusion?
An iron infusion is a procedure in which iron is delivered to your body intravenously, meaning into a vein through a needle. Iron infusions are usually prescribed by doctors to treat iron deficiency anemia. Iron deficiency anemia is typically treated with dietary changes and iron supplements that you take in pill form. In some cases, though, doctors may recommend iron infusions instead. Infusion Associates administers three medications for iron infusions: Venofer®, Ferrlecit, and INJECTAFER®.