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... and B12. Not too bad. So, I was prescribed oral Iron and had to receive monthly B12 shots. Needless to say, didnt work. Knowing my history of gastric bypass and my increasingly dangerous issue of pica, I was referred to a Hematologist. ... (1 replies)
... Well, I went for IV iron infusion today and had an allergic reaction to the iron! I can't believe it! The nurse said she hadn't had a patient have the type of reaction I did for 6 years. I am so depressed that I just feel like crying!! ... (74 replies)
... I started, or should say tried to start my infusions yesterday. But I had an allergic reaction to the iron and will have to start again next Friday with a different type of iron. I am schedule to go once a week for 6 weeks and then the dr said he will see where my counts are. ... (3 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. I tried to get them up myself by juicing spinach and high iron drinks, excersising more, eating more red meat but nothing helped. Dr. ... (10 replies)
... but this is a good example as to why they shouldn't be rushed into. ... (4 replies)
... Hi beach mom. I don't know if u will get this reply to your post or not. I don't really see an area to post my reply in, except in the same box u posted ur message. ... (1 replies)
... it didn't burn for me it was really cold they gave me a steroid so I wouldn't have an allergic reaction I don't know if that's why I'm more tired and feeling all fluy and nasty but that shouldn't last long. ... (5 replies)
... I have been on many different types of oral iron since I was 16 with little to no improvement. ... (9 replies)
... Thanks for you response.I think I needed to hear that someone else got through it ok. I'm sure I'll still be nervous and worry alot but I know it's got to make me feel better than I do now. I've never taken benadryl,but I know it's for allergic reaction and will be asking for it ahead of time. ... (3 replies)
... I'm sure this question has been posted prior, but I'm going to ask again. I am 42 years old and I have MS. I found out a couple of weeks ago that I also have low iron anemia. I went yesterday to my hematoligist for an iron infusion of 500mg to be dosed over a 4 hour period. I was pretreated with benadryl and pepcid. ... (2 replies)
... So there's not a ton of motivation to get out and exercise and that's what I'm hoping this iron will do for me. Help me to feel better all around that I WANT to exercise and feel better! ... (74 replies)
... and am set up to have my 3rd in about three weeks. This has been over a 3 year course. My Ferritin levels went from 165 last August to 32 a week ago, so my body is still not naturally absorbing iron even thought I take 1 Icar tablet each day. ... (74 replies)
... It takes several weeks before the iron makes you feel better. I am given an IV of benadryl and a cortisteroid before I get the iron to help with allergic reaction. I still will break out in hives a couple of days after, but it is easily handled with OTC benadryl. ... (3 replies)
... Ive alway had venofer infusion, without any problems. For some reason the last recall appointment i got to go for my infusion was not for venofer, but for one called cosmofer, which i had never heard of. ... (4 replies)
... I also wanted to say I'm sorry that you had to experience such a reaction. Hope you are doing much better now. Good luck and thanks again for your post. ... (4 replies)
... Yes, I agree IV infusions are great when we HAVE to have them. People need to be aware of BOTH sides risk and benefits. It is an extremely dangerous therapy. ... (4 replies)
... I went in to my hematologist's office for my iron infusion on tuesday.I noticed that the color of the iron was different then what i had been getting in my previous visits.I made it almost to the end of the treatment and i started itching like crazy on my inner thigh. ... (4 replies)
... To Shamrock, I was wondering about your iron transfusions, I was told yesterday I needed Iron my ferritin is also too low to measure they say zero can't find it. ... (20 replies)
... who is willing to try infusion first. I was given many infusions after oral iron supplements failed to bring up my blood levels. I had a severe allergic reaction to the first. I was switched to another IV iron and tolerated that well for over 2 years before developing a life threatening allergy to that!! ... (10 replies)
... it was done in the office of my hematologist and it took about 6 hours. You can have an allergic reaction to it so they give you a test dose first and then they give you the IV very slowly and watch you closely. ... (16 replies)


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