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... ere looking at the ferritin levels and the complete iron studies. It took going to the hospital for something else to finally get them to say "no wonder you are craving ice, your hemoglobin is only 5" was nice to get some validation FINALLY!!! ... (5 replies)
Ice Cravings
Mar 4, 2011
... Every time I get a transfusion or infusion the ice cravings dissapears! And the terrible fatigue disappears. I get regular blood transfusions because of my anemia problem. ... (3 replies)
... I've always heard that eating ice was a sign of anemia but numerous months ago when I started craving ice, I never thought about it. All my life, I had heard that.....since I've started taking iron, I no longer eat or crave ice. It is amazing. ... (5 replies)

... it had improved after being on iron supplements although I was still anemic. I slacked off on taking them and I can tell my anemia is getting bad again as I am craving ice all the time. But I also notice this time I'm craving Romaine Lettuce. I didn't think much of it but now I see it can be associated with anemia. ... (0 replies)
... all I know is that when I am craving ice it either has to be from Sonic or from the ice machine at work! I don't know what the difference is, maybe the texture? ... (4 replies)
... I have been craving ice for about a year and a half. ... (25 replies)
... kolbysmum,I think the symptom of craving ice is seen in iron deficiency anemia. ... (25 replies)
Ice crunching
Oct 14, 2003
... Has anyone had the symptom of craving ice? ... (8 replies)
... Thank you for responding Flower. I think I became low on iron around 4 years ago. At that time my only sypstom was I had a strange craving for eating ice. I didn't give it any thought for about a year or so but the craving got worse. I would make special trips to the store to buy ice. ... (9 replies)
Jan 5, 2004
... Hi! just noticed your message concerning ice craving. The condition you mention is called pica. It is a craving which could just as well be dirt or clay. It is usually a good sign of anemia, although many people do not have this symptom. ... (7 replies)
Ice and Anemia
Oct 6, 2006
... l. You need twice the iron that you normally do when you're pregnant and that is why Obstetricians prescribe prenatal vitamins for pregnant women...As far as the ice goes,yes you can crave it. I was eating crushed ice and craving popsicles for months before my anemia was diagnosed. ... (4 replies)
Low Hemoglobin
Jan 25, 2008
... them I was unusually tired. They didn't say much, I did have it checked a few months later and it was declared as "normal". Well about the same time I started craving ice. I would eat it, take it with me in my vehicle, go by a fast food restaurant and get an "ice water". I was eating this stuff like crazy. ... (5 replies)
... i crave ice too, but also dirt, sand, anything that would crunch in between my teeth. does anyone crave anything that is considered "totally weird"? ... (25 replies)
... fill only the bottom of ice cube trays to make ice wafers. I find it's not that I need to chew them. I just want the breaking and release of cold water. ... (23 replies)
... I also have a chronic iron deficiency, but because I have very sensitive teeth, I only crave shaved ice such as what you would get in a slushy or Italian Ice treat. ... (23 replies)
... and thanks happufeet i have been craving ice, but someone once told me that craving ice is a sign of pregnancy so i was hopeing i'd concieved this time, guess its just the anemia, altho i read somewhere becos of the hormones in he IUD coil it can affect the results of a pregnancy test, guess i can win when it comes to womans health, bleah lol (5 replies)
... O yeah, and about the craving ice. I know the feeling. OMG, i LOVED the taste, feel, or whatever it was that was ice. I thought it was cute and funny. ... (3 replies)
... low. They told me to get a B12 shot at my family doctor. I got a B12 shot and my blood drawn again. After the B12 shot i felt much better and didn't crave the ice as much anymore. My PCP called and said my blood counts were normal! ... (23 replies)
... p south. She craved ice! I thought it was interesting. I never got below 8, but have had 6 units of blood since 2004, and never really craved ice...Wonder why ice is craved...need the fluid? ... (5 replies)
... reasons than anemia. Some of which also can actually cause an iron deficiency because they crave other things like dirt and starch. In anemia, however, eating ICE does not cause IDA rather it is a symptom of IDA. ... (1 replies)

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