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... It is a paradox that the very people who seem to be low on iron, or have trouble absorbing iron are also the ones who appear to have allergic reactions to iron or adverse reactions to iron when given supplements. ... (5 replies)
... You're not nuts reactions to iron Infusions are very very common. As with iron injections reactions can occur upto and last a few days after infusion. ... (2 replies)
... but this is a good example as to why they shouldn't be rushed into. ... (4 replies)

Allergy to Iron?
Apr 26, 2005
... one is allergy and the other is adverse reaction. I have adverse reactions to iron supplements in pill form because I get constipation, headaches and stomach pain. ... (3 replies)
... Well after my specialist appointment yesterday i have been left a bit deflated as my iron hasn't risen since my last blood test in march of this year. To compound matters, my thyroid test has revealed that things aren't fantastic in that department and all due to the low ferritin. ... (6 replies)
... I guess I'll just keep looking for another supplement. My grocery store did care a liquid iron prep for children, though not the one you mentioned. ... (6 replies)
... I suspect you need to take more, at the level of the over the counter preps. Mine is 44 mg elemental iron. I think some anemic people take much more than this. ... (6 replies)
... I'm very sensitive to meds and supplements so I've been hesitant about trying any iron tablets. Last year I tried some chelated iron from Whole Foods but it tore up my stomach and my fingers started itching. ... (6 replies)
... Hey, I can related to the IBS stuff. Whenever I try to take calcium supplements or the fish oil, I get crampy IBS symptoms. To the point, I can't take it anymore. ... (6 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)
... Christine, some of those over the counter products are truly not strong enough for people who need to raise their levels in a hurry. ... (6 replies)
... this is of course assuming you have no issues with absorption. There are a lot of different forms of iron but your Dr. will have to help guide you thru those. I get IV iron and have had reactions to that. ... (7 replies)
... Welcome to the board! ... (3 replies)
... I have taken ferrous sulfate (Feosol) and haven't had any problems. Not even constipation. (6 replies)
Re; iron infusions
Aug 13, 2005
... search IV iron, Infusion, some folks confuse it with transfusion, you'll find several threads. It's my understanding that Venofer has caused fewer reactions than Infed. It is much quicker to administer. ... (13 replies)
... Let me preface this by saying I am a HUGE weenie and I was dreading this big time! My husband came along with me to keep me at ease, and that helped a lot. It also helped that the ladies in the Outpatient Clinic were super nice!! ... (6 replies)
... I believe what you are having is a reaction to the iron. Some people just get hot flushes when they take the iron supplements other people have stronger reactions. ... (7 replies)
... using Dextran today. They first give you a small amount to see if there is an allergic reaction. If you are going to have a severe reaction, you will have a mild case of it then. ... (2 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)
... half hour. They are giving me the Venofer because,like you,I am allergic to everything under the sun including shellfish and iodine dye. ... (20 replies)




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