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Iron

Information

Exempt according to fass.se.

Detailed information

Fass environmental information for Niferex

There is environmental information for iron from several pharmaceutical companies with the same information. Here, Fass environmental information is presented for Niferex (ferric glycine sulfate) from UCB Nordic (downloaded 2022-01-26).

Risk

The use of electrolytes is not considered to have any environmental impact.

According to the European Medicines Agency guideline on environmental risk assessments for pharmaceuticals (EMA/CMP/SWP/4447/00) vitamins, electrolytes, amino acids, peptides, proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, vaccines and herbal medicinal products are exempted because they are unlikely to result in significant risk to the environment.

Fass environmental information for Ferinject

Fass environmental information for Ferinject (iron (III) carboxymaltose) from Vifor Pharma (downloaded date).

Risk

The use of iron carboxymaltose is not considered to have any environmental impact.

Iron is a naturally occurring element and is not expected to have any environmental impact. According to the European Medicines Agency guideline on environmental risk assessments for pharmaceuticals (EMA/CMP/SWP/4447/00) vitamins, electrolytes, amino acids, peptides, proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, vaccines and herbal medicinal products are exempted because they are unlikely to result in significant risk to the environment.

Author: Health and Medical Care Administration, Region Stockholm