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In the Mixed 30s squad heading to Malaysia are current Ireland centre Sene Naoupu and Grand Slam-winning midfielder Lynne Cantwell, while Billy Ngawini – who had a spell with Leinster – is a player/coach too.

Irish Squad Jet To Malaysia For Touch Rugby World Cup

April 24, 2019

And they’re off! Touch Rugby has become a central part of life here at ActiveIron®. Tania Rosser presented us with the opportunity to become a sponsor for the ‘Mixed 30s’ squad and we are delighted to support them on their journey to gold. Tania is a passionate advocate of the benefits of Touch as a…

Sometimes you just need a little bit extra – right?

Jo’s story: ‘I would recommend ActiveIron® supplements; they’ve given me extra energy’

April 23, 2019

At ActiveIron® we made iron better for real people, but don’t just take our word for it. Jo, mum of three, has kindly let us share her story so we can learn more about how important it is to find the best iron supplement for you. Sometimes you just need a little bit extra –…

Cian and Ian are going to the London Marathon 2019.

London Marathon 2019: Cian And Ian Take On The Challenge

April 16, 2019

It’s almost the 2019 London Marathon! The crowd taking part includes some of the best distance runners in the world, as well as non-athletes and of course some celebs. The line-up includes Chris Evans as he prepares for RunFestRun in May, we’ll see you there! We are rooting for Cian and Ian who will both…

Active Iron Voted Best Mens Product By Pharmacists

March 28, 2019

The team at Solvotrin Therapeutics were delighted to win Best Mens Product 2019 at the OTC and Pharmacy Retail Awards for Active Iron & B Complex Plus for Men. The new product contains Active Iron’s ground-breaking protein formulation and a new specially formulated Active B Complex. With clinically proven better absorption or iron sulfate* combined…

Importance of topping up your vitamin B

October 12, 2018

One of the biggest challenges during these colder, winter months is trying to feel energetic as you did during the warm days of summer; when it’s still dark outside when your alarm goes off, and it’s already dark when you leave the office, you may find your sleep cycle is disrupted, which inevitably affects your…

Iron is an essential building block for our bodies

October 12, 2018

Iron is an essential building block for our bodies, as it is allows oxygen to be transported via the haemoglobin present in red blood cells. Iron helps with the proper functioning of a healthy immune system, iron helps to reduce tiredness and fatigue, and support normal energy metabolism as well as cognitive function. Getting the…

Active B Complex+ for Women

September 7, 2018

Being a woman these days – there’s a lot to do, isn’t there? You’ve got to nail that big presentation at work. (This could pave your way to that long overdue promotion, after all. Even though you hate public speaking). You’ve also got to go to the gym, you told your colleague you’d run the…

The Science Behind Active Iron: Why Is It Better Tolerated Than Traditional Competitors?

September 4, 2018

Before Active Iron, the market was dominated by poorly absorbed and poorly tolerated iron products. As a result of this challenge with tolerability, evidence suggests around 80-90% of those who take traditional oral iron supplements report negative gastro-intestinal side-effect.* Active Iron’s Kind and Strong formula – kind enough to take on an empty stomach but…

Why do women need more iron than men?

September 4, 2018

Iron is essential to life for both men and women; it helps reduce tiredness and fatigue, as well as playing an important role in normal energy metabolism, oxygen transport, cognitive function, immune function and formation of red blood cells. However, iron is especially important to women – particularly those of reproductive age – as women…

Why Do Men Need Iron?

September 4, 2018

A man’s body needs iron to support a healthy immune function, reduce tiredness and fatigue, allow oxygen transport via the hemoglobin present in red blood cells and support normal energy metabolism as well as cognitive function. Getting the right amount of iron can improve a man’s mental performance in his day-to-day life, although this is…