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... I have to take an iron supplement everyday for my anemia. Unfortunately, the iron supplement gives me diarrhea because I have Irritable Bowel Syndrome. I even tried a liquid iron supplement called Floradix. Even that did not work. Can someone recommend a iron supplement that does not cause diarrhea? (0 replies)
... ithin normal range. The doctor said there was no need to do a full ferritin series because mine wasn't low enough or bad enough. I asked him about the saturation and the other thing. Forgot what it is. But I trust him to do no more than needed but enough to get the job done. ... (90 replies)
... if its the size of say an advil caplet then I will have no problem, advils are also round, I may give those a try, I been taking these a little over 2 weeks and the bloating is starting to get to me. I know its probably my IBS but it seems to be aggravating it. ... (90 replies)

... Yes, the IBS bloating is miserable. But I don't think you'll find the iron does this and if it does, it will only be while you're adjusting to it for a day or two. At least that's been my experience. You have to give it a chance. ... (90 replies)
... I have IBS too, and its been bad lately due to the iron I think. I mainly have bloating in my belly button area and when I put on jeans they are hard to button which before i took iron i never had this problem. ... (90 replies)
... I buy "Nature's Blend" Ferrous Gluconate and I buy it on Amazon. It's not expensive and very highly recommended by others with anemia. I can't find it locally even in the stores that sell such things. ... (90 replies)
... Tired, if your cycle is heavy for 2 days and not replenishing that iron back into your body than after years and years the iron will deplete. That is what happend to me. I never took vitamins or iron pills and my diet was not rich in iron at all. ... (90 replies)
... and the doctor came back to the exam room after testing and told me he was admitting me to the hospital, he was calling an ambulance to take me from his office to the hospital... ... (0 replies)
Decade of Anemia
Dec 22, 2011
... I am a 25 year old female who has been anemic for ten years. I am at a loss for what is the cause of my persistent anemia and hoping posting here may bring some new avenues to explore. ... (3 replies)
... I'll condense a long year worth of problems very short and if you have questions I'll be more then willing to provide details. About this time last year I was having RLS symptoms. ... (1 replies)
... I was diagnosed with anemia in 2008 and received a series of iron transfusion of 8 within a few months. My hemoglobin was 9.4 and reached up to 11. My hemotologist has run every test that can be done to find why I go up and down with RBC,WBC, and Platlet count. ... (6 replies)
... I doubt it's the iron causing the weight gain, but instead the iron is constipating you and research has shown that people with constipation often put on weight easier. ... (8 replies)
... My IBS was diagnosed as being linked to yeast flourishing in my stomach. ... (21 replies)
... The gal who comes twice a week and helps my mom around the house has IBS, has had it for years. ... (24 replies)
... the biopsy is THE definitive test for Celiacs. I had the biopsy and came back negative for Celiacs so I told my mom to stop that diet as it probably is just depriving her of her favorite foods for no reason. ... (16 replies)
... I suffer from many of the same symptoms of Gluten intolerance, and I thought it was IBS or stress at first, but I realized it was MUCH more like celiac disease, which I'd never heard of until reading these boards. ... (16 replies)
... there is a push pull in terms of MCV size which runs in both directions. For instance, I have very low ferritin and an MCV which is always bottom range, e.g. 80 or 79, below. However, I have a b12 deficiency, though not anemia. ... (22 replies)
... Sometimes you can have sensitivities to gluten.. Maybe try cutting it out. I have ibs and have absorbtion issues. My ferritin was negative at one point and I felt like death. Take it easy and please fight to get answers. I know how it feels to not have answers. ... (14 replies)
... We sound like twins!! I also have pain in my lower right quad! Everything is negative! Going in for another pelvic u/s. I have ibs :( I am thinking of getting the ablation for the bleeding. I feel like giving up at times.. I want to feel normal again. What dose of iron are you on? I wish you well! If you google low ferritin it shows a, huge list of symptoms but my... (12 replies)
... I get those too. I get bloated instantly after taking iron tablets. Liquid Iron helps a bit and is easier on the stomach. Have you found one that is better on your stomach yet ? ... (5 replies)


Associated Tags: anemia, ferritin, gastro intestinal, haemoglobin, iron deficiency anemia, iron supplements, weight gain

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