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... not knowing any other health issues you may have, your age etc., it's difficult to help you out to a extent. I will say having your Iron stores or Feeritin levels that low, is not going to help you raise your hemoglobin what so ever at all! ... (4 replies)
... or at my primary's office but his nurse called me back and said we finally got back my 2nd blood test results since I had the 3 units of blood given to me and my iron levels are back low enough to give me the iron infusions. ... (4 replies)
... not knowing any other health issues you may have, your age etc., it's difficult to help you out to a extent. I will say having your Iron stores or Feeritin levels that low, is not going to help you raise your hemoglobin what so ever at all! ... (4 replies)

... the bypass and feel like another diet failure, but it wasn't a risk I was willing to take. I saw a hemotologist who immediately started me on IV infusions. The infusions work to get my counts up for about 6 months. I will be starting my 3rd set of infusions next week. My doctor does not want my ferritin dropping below 20. ... (4 replies)
... The fact that infusions work for me but pills don't would imply the GI system is the issue, but I've had the colonoscopy and the upper endoscopy and they didn't see damage. ... (4 replies)
... Ever since I was a baby, my hemoglobin has been slightly low. My mom was told to increase my iron rich foods. However, out of all 8 of her children, I was the only one with this issue. ... (6 replies)
... which I would do in a heartbeat to find the cause of all my issues! ... (6 replies)
... I was also taking oral iron and I had to take at least 3 daily to get my levels to increase at all. I had the same side effects from the oral iron that you have described and they didn't get any better over time, in fact the side effects got worse and my body stopped responding to the oral iron. ... (3 replies)
... that is where the iron gets blocked. ... (74 replies)
... that is where the iron gets blocked. ... (74 replies)
... I am assuming you are talking about Iron infusions. I have only had one ever. ... (10 replies)
... Thanks for all your positive infor and encouragement, Katerina! I feel like I am definitely on the right track with these iron infusions! Finally!! ... (74 replies)
... As for your problems, I just don't have much advice. This is ONLY my opinion and a very uneducated one at that, but it was my impression that iron "injections" aren't really used that much anymore and I'm not sure that they work well as they are going intramuscle. ... (5 replies)
... I have read about alot of side effects but just wanted to let you know my experience with IV iron infusions. I had 2 infusions a week from March till June of this year, for a total of 24 infusions. They felt like a gift from God. They made such a difference. ... (3 replies)
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... nother thing i found out helps absorb calcium and increases blood levels of ferretin is the essential amino acid called Lysine. This can be taken with your oral iron supplement, but as your situation stands i'm surprised they aren't simply giving you iron infusions or injections at the very least. ... (7 replies)
... Iron injections and iron infusions are two totally different things so you shouldn't get the two confused. ... (5 replies)
... Genie, I have had several IV iron infusions due to be being severely anemic with a hemolgoblin starting at 7.4. I had NO problems at all from the infusions. ... (24 replies)
... Hi there ! i am relived to see someone got help for their anemia , i am going for my first IV tommrow with venofer , ferritin is a 5 and iron is a 19 i have so many symptoms i am so sick from this , my whole life is on hold! ... (2 replies)
... I always see that there's lots of questions about Iron infusions, otherwise known as IV iron. I just finished my last and sixth treatment on Monday so I thought I would share my experience with you. ... (2 replies)
... Most people don't take leave of absences due to anemia, unless it is severe. And if the anemia is that severe doctors will typically order a transfusion or IV iron infusions and the person is not restricted from work for very long at all. Of course, everyone is different.... What kind of work do you do? ... (3 replies)




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