Active Iron - 30 Capsules


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Tough on tiredness, kind on you
Active Iron patent pending double iron delivery system is unique and clinically proven better absorption of sulfate, yet gentle enough to take on an empty stomach.

This advanced formulation means Active iron ;delivers clinically proven better absorption of iron sulfate. Active Iron's protein microbead formulation, targets release at DMT-1, the body's "normal iron gateway", reducing iron breakdown in the stomach while optimising iron absorption. This also means when your body needs more, it will absorb more Active Iron.


Better absorbed, better tolerated microbead formulation.


Cognitive function

Normal Cognitive function

Immune system

Normal function of immune system

Blood Cells

Formation of haemoglobin and red blood cells

Oxygen transport

Oxygen transport in the body.

Energy Production

Contributes to normal energy yielding metabolism and has a role in cell division

Suitable for vegetarians
Free from:

Artificial preservatives  
Iron Microencapsulated in Whey Protein Food Supplement

Suitable for

Adults, the elderly and children over 12 years.

Suitable for vegetarians.

How to use

One capsule to be taken daily. Gentle enough to be taken on an empty stomach.

STORE BELOW 25°C in a dry place.

Hazards and Cautions

Food supplements are not a substitute for a varied diet and healthy lifestyle.

While every care has been taken to ensure this information is always as accurate as possible, food products are regularly improved and nutrition content may occasionally change. As a result we recommend that you always read the label carefully before using or consuming any products. Nutritional Reference Value (NRV) information is based on the typical composition of the product. Guideline daily amounts are those for a typical adult (men and women).NRV information for non Boots products is calculated by the manufacturer. Boots has no control over the recipe or nutritional content of such products and information on this site may differ to that given on the product label. We would therefore recommend you do not solely rely on this information and always read the product label. If you have any queries, or you would like advice on Boots products please contact our friendly Customer care team on 0345 609 0055.

This information was last updated 18/08/2016

As with all supplements, you should discuss with your health professional before using if you are under medical supervision, taking other medicines or if you suffer from food allergies.

Do not exceed daily dose.

Keep out of sight and reach of children.

Important info

Free from:

  • Artificial preservatives
  • Yeast
  • Gluten
  • Carbohydrates
  • Sugar

Iron Microencapsulated in Whey Protein Food Supplement

Country of origin - USA
Manufacturer's address - Active Absorption, Little Island, Cork, Ireland.


Whey (Milk) protein, Capsule shell (hypromellose), Ferrous sulfate, Acidity Regulators (sodium acetate, acetic acid), Vitamin C (ascorbic acid),
Emulsifier (Polysorbate 20), Capsule Colourants (Titanium dioxide, Yellow iron oxide, Black iron oxide)

Allergy advice: Please see ingredients listed in bold

Nutritional Information

Iron 14mg 100% more less

Delivery options

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Standard Delivery
€5 or free when you spend €50 or more

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Active Iron - 30 Capsules 5 5 2 2
No side effects! Bought this product in store before reordering on line. Feel really good and none of the usual tummy side effects. Miracle! September 23, 2016
Active Iron Having suffered with low Iron levels and fatigue for years and not able to tolerate any other Iron products due to side effects this product has changed my life !My Iron has increased I feel great have loads of energy and no side effects whatsoever !Highly recommend Active Iron December 4, 2016
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