Iron Supplement Highly Absorbable Form of Iron, Promotes Rich Red Blood.* Iron is essential to nutrition because it is needed to make hemoglobin, the protein that carries oxygen in the blood. The need for iron increases during growth, menstruation, pregnancy or when there is a loss of blood or poor diet.* Easy to swallow tablets! Each 240mg Ferrous Gluconate tablet provides approximately 27mg of elemental iron. Guaranteed No Added: Sugar, Sodium, Starch, Yeast, Soy, Corn, Wheat, Dairy, Gluten, Egg, Fragrance, Artificial Flavors, and Preservatives. This product has been manufactured and packaged in strict conformance with industry and government standards. *This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent and disease.