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... Having a total dose infusion of iron dextran. 1400mg. They told me it will take 6 hours. ... (10 replies)
... It's now been 10 weeks since my first iron infusion treatment. The treatment itself went fine for the first 6 hours and 55 minutes. ... (1 replies)
Iron Infusion ??
Apr 4, 2004
... I had an iron infusion IV over 8 hours time. I was given the test dose and started to have chest pains and so they waited an hour and we started again at a slower rate. ... (4 replies)

... I'm sure this question has been posted prior, but I'm going to ask again. I am 42 years old and I have MS. I found out a couple of weeks ago that I also have low iron anemia. I went yesterday to my hematoligist for an iron infusion of 500mg to be dosed over a 4 hour period. I was pretreated with benadryl and pepcid. ... (2 replies)
... I had my first Iron Infusion today. I was told I probably wouldn't need another one for a few years. Hooray! I spent 8hrs at the cancer center. The nurses were so nice. ... (10 replies)
Bmb???
Nov 4, 2004
... I had an iron infusion and I had a minor reaction of chest pain. They stopped the infusion and waited for one hour. Then they started it back with a slow rate of titration. ... (8 replies)
... Thank you for posting this question. I am scheduled for my first infusion. The office staff didn't give me much info, other than the fact that it takes 6 hours, side effects and allergic reactions are fairly common, and the paperwork they gave me said no "wireless electronic devices. ... (9 replies)
... I had some joint pain from my first infusion of iron. But the doctors had warned me it would cause me to feel like I had the flu. I also ran a fever of 101. ... (63 replies)
... ee if I'd have a reaction. I felt a bit sick when they upped the speed after an hour, but sat with my eyes closed, breathed deeply and reminded my body that the iron was there to help it. I think my body is like "What's that!" since my iron has been at a 4 since they started testing it 6 years ago. ... (9 replies)
... and each one is vastly different from the other. I, myself, am finally going for my first infusion on Tuesday next, and the Nurse told me it would take about an hour. I am going in there prepared to rest and relax for an hour. Maybe look at a magazine. ... (4 replies)
... and I was told to call an hour before so they could order my iron IV from the pharmacy. ... (6 replies)
Iron Infusions
Jul 28, 2005
... I suffer from fatigue. Some days I can't do anything. My hemoglobin averages around 11.5 with a low point of 10.5. Both my iron and ferritin are usally both below 10. I have been on oral iron for the past three years and my blood counts have always been slowely getting worse. ... (7 replies)
... Sorry I did not reply earlier, but yesterday I was at the hospital getting barium Xrays of my intestines looking for anything to account for my counts NOT going up after the infusion. I am not bleeding anywhere and there are no obstructions or growths. About the infusion.... ... (63 replies)
... I had intravenous iron treatments at 50 years of age. These are the side effects I experienced. At the time of the infusion, they did a short infusion and I began to have chest pain, shoulder pain in the left arm, chest and shoulder. ... (3 replies)
... I go for my first iron infusion tomorrow and I'm really nervous about it. ... (9 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)
... ant the ice to have a funny taste! I like this addiction! But I really want to feel better. I want to have the energy I used to have. I want to be able to go for a bike ride with my daughter and not have to take a 2 hour nap after going riding for an hour. ... (24 replies)
... deficient anemia about 8 monts ago, after being on ferrous gluconate 324mg for the past 5 years, following gastric bypass. ... (4 replies)
... I went for my first iron infusion yesterday at the hospital and I too was allergic to the iron. ... (9 replies)
... I had my first iron infusion 5 days ago. ... (63 replies)


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