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... I have had a full work up from a gi doctor. Nothing wrong. Every test i have comes back normal. I can't have iron infusions because of my allergy to iron. I get a rash and hives and end up vomiting for hours. My doctor has yet to refer me to a hemotologist. ... (5 replies)
... I finally got my act together in taking my slow fe iron late May through June of 2004. Taking it loyally... then bam... What looked like mosquito bites. Those kept coming and coming... ... (1 replies)
... I had 2 units of Iron yesterday through an IV. Afterwards I had a rash and hives all over my legs and arm. soon after the rash appeared I had severe joint pain and stiffness. I could not even lift myself out of bed. My ankles, knees, elbows, wrists, fingers and jaw all locked up and hurt so bad i was in tears. ... (2 replies)

... in March. I'm on Lupron Depot so haven't had a real menstrual cycle since September, but my iron levels continue to drop. My hematocrit has only been as low as 30, an in March had come back up to 38...but my ferritin keeps dropping. ... (64 replies)
... Actually, sulfa and sulfate are two different things. Sulfates are salts and not chemically related to sulfa antibiotics. If you are allergic to both, then you have two different allergies. ... (1 replies)
... It is the Benadryl. It wipes you out. But the first infusion I didn't have the benadryl and I got hives. I finished my fourth infusion a few weeks ago and I'm feeling pretty good now. ... (22 replies)
... I'm scheduled to have my 2nd iron infusion this Friday. The first one was last Wednesday and it did not go so well. ... (6 replies)
Iron infusions
Aug 28, 2008
... I had a double dose of the iron sucrose yesterday at an infusion center. Because it was a double dose they had to infuse it over 4 hours of time. ... (3 replies)
Iron infusion
Jul 10, 2008
... I have been on all three types of IV iron currently available. I am using the iron sucrose currently. I have had all types of reactions. With iron dextran, I had anaphylaxis. ... (12 replies)
... if there is an allergic reaction. If you are going to have a severe reaction, you will have a mild case of it then. My doctor also gives me an IV with a steriod and antihistamine to help with possible side effects allergic reactions. ... (2 replies)
... Went for my first visit today with hematologist, definitely confirmed iron deficiency anemia. He gave me 2 choices for iron IV since my body is not absorbing iron supplements. ... (2 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)
... I went for my first iron infusion yesterday at the hospital and I too was allergic to the iron. ... (9 replies)
... I currently have to get two iron IV infusions per year. For some unknown reason, I am unable to absorb iron from diet or supplements. I just got ferritin results back from my doctor and it was 4. ... (9 replies)
... I have been taking Synthroid for about 13 years and I've always been fine. About 2 years ago, I started to have a chronic "rash" type of thing on my chest and back. It was almost like eczema in that I had rough patches. I would occasionally get these painful pimples on my chest. ... (8 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)
... I went for the IV Iron Infusion on Friday. I am lucky, my fiance is an RN, so he started the IV. ... (24 replies)
... t back to the energy level I was hoping for but I did gain strength as time went by. I was given benedryl to counteract the allergic reaction of rapid heart rate and hives to the infusion. The mental fog is a part of why my body kicks out the iron as fast as it gets it. ... (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)
... but rather another version of the ferrous sulfate they make. For others on this board that have had a reaction to ferrous sulfate and tried carbonyl iron, how did that go? ... (5 replies)


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