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... Hi there ! i am relived to see someone got help for their anemia , i am going for my first IV tommrow with venofer , ferritin is a 5 and iron is a 19 i have so many symptoms i am so sick from this , my whole life is on hold! ... (2 replies)
... of Venofer iron infusion. My doctor needed me to go in for other blood work the last day of my infusion and also checked where my iron levels were at. Usually you wait at least a couple weeks but since I had to get other tests done I think he just added that in to check where I was at. ... (0 replies)
... ice to the hospital...I asked what the problem was and he asked if I had been tired lately. I laughed because first of all it was summer in Alabama and I have an hour commute to and from work and had to be there by 6AM everyday. I said of course I had and he said no not the normal tired but really tired. ... (0 replies)

... treatments several weeks ago and felt fine after each of them. I didn't have any side effects other than mild itching at the injection site for an hour or so after the treatment. ... (5 replies)
... but they just gave me benedryl to get through it. My iron numbers went up alot and then within about 9 months ,back down again. ... (10 replies)
... So 10 days ago I had a total dose 6 hour iron infusion. ... (0 replies)
... I always see that there's lots of questions about Iron infusions, otherwise known as IV iron. I just finished my last and sixth treatment on Monday so I thought I would share my experience with you. ... (2 replies)
... and each one is vastly different from the other. I, myself, am finally going for my first infusion on Tuesday next, and the Nurse told me it would take about an hour. I am going in there prepared to rest and relax for an hour. Maybe look at a magazine. ... (4 replies)
... menopausal and was told I had iron deciciency anemia in Aug 08 with a ferritin of 5 and my GP immediately said see your GI to check for GI bleeding. ... (17 replies)
... the first hour being a really slow drip to see if I'd have a reaction. ... (9 replies)
... The total time at the doctor for me for the iron infusion is usually about 5 hours. If this is your first time, they will first test you for allergies to the medication which will take about an hour. ... (9 replies)
... I have been getting iron infusion for about 4 years now. ... (63 replies)
... and I had to sit there in the chair for ONE HOUR to be sure that I would not have a reaction. IT went fine. Then the IV really began for real. ... (63 replies)
... Lizzy....I survived the 5 hours in the chair yesterday. Luckily the nurse put the needle in above my left elbow so I was able to knit and listen to my iPod. ... (24 replies)
Iron/Bone Pain
Aug 1, 2007
... guess I was so exhausted from the 5 hour ordeal. Got up pretty perky drove out to my school, got gas , and then went to WallyWorld...it was there that it hit me...the PAIN of all PAINS... ... (3 replies)
Iron/Bone Pain
Aug 1, 2007
... guess I was so exhausted from the 5 hour ordeal. Got up pretty perky drove out to my school, got gas , and then went to WallyWorld...it was there that it hit me...the PAIN of all PAINS... ... (3 replies)
... But I really want to feel better. I want to have the energy I used to have. I want to be able to go for a bike ride with my daughter and not have to take a 2 hour nap after going riding for an hour. ... (24 replies)
... I had my first iron infusion 5 days ago. ... (63 replies)
... I had intravenous iron treatments at 50 years of age. These are the side effects I experienced. At the time of the infusion, they did a short infusion and I began to have chest pain, shoulder pain in the left arm, chest and shoulder. ... (3 replies)
... and I was told to call an hour before so they could order my iron IV from the pharmacy. ... (6 replies)


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