Totem - a drug that stimulates the process of hematopoiesis.

Pharmacological action

Totem - a combined drug  Totem in the package
 used to enhance hematopoiesis.

Included in it helps to synthesize iron is part of hemoglobin myoglobin and various enzymes. Totem stimulates the oxidation-reduction reactions, contributing to reversibly bind oxygen. The redox processes involving copper and magnesium - essential elements of enzyme systems as a part of the drug.

In addition, the action of the drug activates the formation of red blood cells, thereby facilitating the various manifestations of anemia (such as dizziness, palpitations, fatigue, weakness).

Product form

Totem produced in a solution intended for oral administration.

Indications Totems

According to the instructions, Totem is mainly used for the treatment of iron deficiency anemia. Especially the use of totems recommended for patients belonging to high-risk group: newborns whose mothers patients with iron deficiency anemia, children born prematurely, pregnant women and the twins. Also this drug is very good for iron deficiency, caused by an unbalanced diet.

There are positive reviews of Totem applied after resection of the stomach and gastritis with reduced secretion. Totem also helps raise the body's immunity to viral diseases and cancer.

Positive changes in laboratory values ​​appear no sooner than three months after the first use of the drug.

Regulations concerning the application of Totem

Totem be taken before meals, dissolving the contents of the vials by any liquid in the composition which is present ethanol.

In the treatment of anemia in adult normal daily dose of elemental iron is from 100 to 200 mg consumed within three to six months. For children, the daily dose calculated as 5-10 mg per kg of body weight.

Avoid drinking a lot of tea during treatment Totem, as it reduces the absorption of iron.

Application of Totems in the last two trimesters of pregnancy Prevent anemia in the unborn child: a daily dose of iron in this case is 50 mg.

Side effects Totems

Totem can cause nausea, heartburn, vomiting, as well as violation  Totem ampoules
 stools, bloating, gastric neuralgia and heaviness in the epigastric region. With a decrease in the dose of these symptoms disappear.

Judging by the reviews, Totem in overdose causes bluish color of the skin, hyperventilation, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, in violation of chair, confusion or shock. Allergic reactions are also possible.

First aid to medical intervention - the use of raw eggs or milk to reduce the level of iron.


According to the instructions Totem can not be taken for stomach ulcers and duodenal ulcers, gemosideroze, hemochromatosis and anemia not caused by iron deficiency in the body (sideroahresticheskaya, hemolytic, aplastic and other).

We do not recommend the use of totems administered in conjunction with gastric bypass channel iron salts.

The drug contains sucrose, so people who use a limited amount of carbohydrates, should consult a doctor before starting treatment.