Bunto Blood Tonic: Uses, Benefits, Ingredients (Composition), Side Effects, Dosage, Indications and Contraindications.


Bunto blood tonic is a stable iron preparations which is specifically formulated, pleasantly flavoured, and readily absorbed for healthy formation and function of red blood cells.

Ingredients that make up Bunto blood tonic:


Each 5ml contains:

Ferric ammonium citrate…. 85mg (equivalent to 17mg of iron

Folic acid……. 250mcg

Vitamin B12….5mcg

Vitamin B1….2mg

Vitamin B2 (riboflavin phosphate)… 2mg

Vitamin B6…….2mg

Zinc(as sulphate)…..5mg

Copper…. 0.4mg


Overages of vitamins added to compensate for any loss during storage

Indications, Uses and Benefits of Bunto Blood Tonic

Bunto tonic is used for the treatment of the following :

👉Iron deficiency anemia due to blood loss

👉➡️increased iron demand especially for infants, persons recovering from illness, pregnant women, growing children, after surgical operation, childbirth, accidents, miscarriage etc

👉For invalids and for rapid recuperation during convalescence

👉Bunto blood tonic is also used for weight gain and to add some flesh.


Adult: 2 teaspoonful three times daily

Prophylactic Dose: 1 teaspoonful once or twice daily

2. Children: 1 teaspoonful once or twice a day or as directed by your doctor.

Recommended use: for 30 days or more according medical advice.

Contraindications to #Bunto #Blood #Tonic

Anaemia where iron has been lost from the body eg due to abnormal hemoglobin…. Bunto Blood tonic is not good for sickle cell anemia patients.

Precautions and Side Effects of Bunto Blood Tonic

Bunto Blood #tonic is well tolerated at usual recommended doses. A few patients may have gastrointestinal symptoms, due to iron dose and giving Bunto blood tonic after meals. Rarely, allergic reactions from rashay occur.

PRESENTATION: bottle of 100ml, 300ml, 1 litre.

STORAGE: keep all medicines out of the reach of children. Store below 30°C. Protect from light.

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