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... Iron supplements do not cause weight gain. If you are experiencing weight gain it would be from any number of reasons. ... (12 replies)
Anemic vegan
Jul 28, 2006
... also, can anemia cause weight gain? ... (1 replies)
... I have gained a lot of weight over the last several months. I found out 3 wks. ago that I am anemic. I've had an EGD and will have a colonoscopy tomorrow. ... (4 replies)

... It sounds like from your post that you have gained weight since taking the iron. That sounds like fluid gain rather than true fat gain. On the other hand it may just be that your blood volume is going up due to improved blood cell creation. ... (6 replies)
... han usual, didn't change my habits, the only thing that's different compared to a few weeks ago is that I'm now taking iron pills. I remember reading people with anemia tend to lose weight rather than gain weight. It seems I'm the opposite. Can iron pills cause weight gain? ... (6 replies)
My Anemia Story
Sep 4, 2011
... ice ice ice ice, that's all I want when I can get my hands on it. I even bought a fridge that does filtered crushed ice so my teeth take less abuse. Lucky for me, I haven't busted a tooth yet! ... (2 replies)
... d results are normal when they are very low in the normal range and that is not optimal for most. Get those results and post them on the thyroid board. Pregnancy can trigger thyroid problems and thyroid problems can cause heavy periods, weight gain, etc. Did the doctor put you on iron supplementation? ... (3 replies)
... As for "weight" issues, a slow metabolism can cause that. I would eat like a horse and hardly put on any noticeable weight. I always though i had a super fast metabolism, but it is actually slow. ... (20 replies)
... ctor is not worried about it AT ALL. As well, after taking iron for over 6 weeks, my ferritin level did not raise at all and is still close to 0. I developed my anemia and low ferritin after a very bad infection, so I am surprised that I was never told this. ... (4 replies)
Hemolytic Anemia
Jan 28, 2006
... Obviously I'm not very good on finding my way to comments yet. I've checked one area on this site and my letter was the last. so this time I looked up anemia and found a couple of responses to my letter in December. ... (36 replies)
... low iron in and of itself should not cause any noticable symptoms. It's when the low levels lead to anemia that you will notice a difference. ... (7 replies)
... Oh Jackie thank you so much for responding to my Messages, yes I am a warm antibody type also. Due to the MS,I was Diagnosed with this in 2000, have been in the hospital twice have had 4 transfusions been on 120, 80,& 70 top dose of prednisone. My Hemotologist does not like to have me on it for to long, We have done the retuxin treatment, which was successfull for 6 months, so... (2 replies)
... I can totally sympathize with your prednisone insomnia. I am someone who LOVES to sleep and am up late at night and early in the morning. ... (2 replies)
... gh GI xray or scope and biopsy of small intestine, which a gastroenterologist would do. Your symptoms are suggestive of celiac disease, particularly inability to gain weight, anemia and B vitamin deficiencies likely from malabsorption. ... (3 replies)
What now?
Mar 5, 2010
... I never knew iron pills could cause that. I definitely won't be trying them again any time soon. I didn't gain the weight until after I stopped taking the iron pills, though. Could it have still caused it after I stopped taking them? ... (12 replies)
... tor should check your thyroid antibodies. Nobody bothered checking my antibodies and they were sky high. I was fortunate to find the Trichologist who helped my anemia and hair loss issues and he was better versed in thyroid issues and tests than my previous gp or the Endo!!! ... (20 replies)
... I had my appointment on Monday and my hemoglobin is up to 9, from 8.1 last week, so it looks like the B-12 injections are working. I asked the doctor about tests and I tested negative for antibodies for parietal cells (the pernicious anemia test) and although my LDH was elevated and the Coombs test was positive, he said that both of those results could be caused by B-12... (22 replies)
Being anemic
May 2, 2007
... So, I'm slightly anorexic, but not SEVERELY. Right now, my weight is around 108lbs without clothes on, and I'm 5'3. ... (1 replies)
What should I do?
Jan 30, 2005
... I have had a lot of weight gain, started taking Lipitor last month, and have no energy to try to get in shape due to the anemia. ... (10 replies)
... t i keep losing weight. i've gone from 102 to 94 pounds in a period of 2 months. this wouldn't normally bother me but i've been eating more then usual to try and gain yet i still lose. ... (6 replies)




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