Irofol Tablets contains a high dose of elemental iron. Low iron levels should be diagnosed by a healthcare professional. There are many instances which cause a patient to have low iron levels. The benefit of Irofol is that it contains a high dose of iron in the form of a polysaccharide, which will cause less gastrointestinal side effects and less constipation. Most patients taking oral iron discontinue the treatment because of the side effects of the iron. With Irofol, since it will not cause these side effects will assure patient compliance and continuation of treatment. Continuation of treatment with oral iron is very important for patients on oral iron therapy.