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... Doctor's like iron infusions due to the neccesary concentrated iron which our bodies need. I am presently doing infusions. My hematologist told me there wasn't any side effects to mention. He was wrong. ... (64 replies)
... me to the ER. When I walked in the triage nurse said, you look pale, have them check your blood. Well when I finally saw the ER doc after he had my blood drawn and and xray, he said, "the crown will pass on it's own, it's not stuck, but we are keeping you here and giving you a blood transfusion. Your Blood level is at a 6. ... (4 replies)
... Keep taking the hemoplex iron tablets take three or four a day if you have to, also take two tablespoons of blackstrap molasses every morning this is loaded with iron. ... (2 replies)

... Yes that is crazy. It seems like you treat one problem and get a whole new set of problems. Wow yes that is low, I think mine was around an 8 and I know once you hit about 7 it's time for a blood transfusion. ... (8 replies)
... Iron deficiency and anemia are side effects of gastric bypass.. ... (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 had a blood transfusion 3 weeks ago and was given 2 units of blood. ... (1 replies)
... I had a very low red blood cell count for a long time. I was on iron always, finally I was on 3 iron pills a day. My doctor said, your iron is fine but your Hemoglobin is not going up its slowly going down. After lots of tests with a specialist, I have Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia. ... (1 replies)
... Don't be afraid ~ I have had two transfusion and each one I got a worse reaction to, but most people I read about have very little side effects, I even told them I have reactions to shell fish which has iron in it ~ just remember to have some Benadryl on hand, maybe go home after your treatment and take it easy for the day ~ I will say my mind wants to go but my body is too... (13 replies)
... the last time I was in the hospital they wanted to give me a blood transfusion, I said I didn't know them and wanted to find a doctor of my choice. ... (1 replies)
Iron Infusions
Mar 28, 2008
... I have had iron deficiency for years...I am a redhead maybe that has something to do with it. I have been on iron supplements for 5 years now and Repliva for one. ... (7 replies)
... you know not knowing how well they really screen the blood etc. my doctor agreed to the iv and the restis history... ... (64 replies)
... Hi, just found this thread and am wondering if I REALLY had to have the blood transfusion I had 2 years ago........ ... (64 replies)
Re; iron infusions
Aug 13, 2005
... hours. Venofer is also given several times until the iron stores are up to a desired level. ANY of these drugs can cause reactions but that's why you'll be under constant medical supervision during the IV. ... (13 replies)
... Hi, I am 53 yrs old and I had to have part of my stomach removed in 1995,1996, and 1997 because of bleeding ulcers..I had no idea I had anemia..I was working and this happened about 6 months after my last surgery..My hemg. fell to 6..I thought I had pick up a virus and couldn't get rid of it..I had almost no blood... ... (9 replies)
... Has the doctor checked you for toxic shock syndrome from having frequent heavy periods. Have they tried treating you with antibiotics? Sometimes fever is not fever but a raise in your metabolism trying to help you make blood. Have they done a bone marrow biopsy to find out if you are making new blood cells. Have they done a reticulocyte test to see if you have blast cells or... (6 replies)
... couldn't handle the iron pills at the time. So, last dec., I discovered that I had some swollen lymph nodes in my neck, sore throat, cough, etc. My hemocrit had dropped to 24. ... (6 replies)
... The National Blood Transfusion Service in the UK will not take blood from any women with a HB lower than 12, and tricologists regularly see women with hair thinning and loss who have ferritin levels lower than 40. ... (7 replies)
... connective tissue nature called Nail Patella Syndrome. I think I've become a bit of an expert on that one as myself and 3 of my 4 children have it as well, and it can cause kidney issues and I'm currently Stage 3 chronic kidney disease. I was also diagnosed with Fibromyalgia in 2009. ... (4 replies)
Chronic Anemia
Jan 11, 2012
... My husband was diagnosised more than four years ago, with anemia. He had two colonscopys and endoscopies, full CT scans, and blood work for four years and no definitive costs. He even had the pill cam, with no results. At first, oral iron would bring up his counts. ... (0 replies)


Associated Tags: ferritin, i.v, low, nephrologist, venofer

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