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... rays, vaginal ultrasound, mamograms, urine work and a lot of bloodwork. My bloodwork in December showed that my hemoglobin was at 10.2, my ferratin was 5, my iron was 20, urea was low, so was uric acid, but pretty much everything else tested was normal. I asked my Dr. ... (6 replies)
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Mar 3, 2010
... I've been exhausted almost as long as I can remember! I've been asking doctors almost every time I go if there was any possibility that I could be anemic. They always told me that I was fine. ... (2 replies)

... Hi. I was looking for some information about people's personal stories about Iron deficiency anemia on medical forums, but surprisingly that's hard to come by, even on the internet. ... (12 replies)
... I was just diagnosed w/ anemia about a month ago - level was 9 and I felt like one foot was in the grave. Plain iron supplements make me constipated and don't work very fast, so I'm taking something called MegaFood "blood builder" w/ iron, vit. C, folic acid, B-12 and a few other ingredients that are good for building blood. It works incredibly fast!! I haven't re-checked my... (4 replies)
... I also don't think that you wouldn't react that quickly to iron in your system, perhaps this is possible. ... (3 replies)
... sent me to the ER where they discovered I was anemic. I was told by my PCP to take Slow Fe iron supplements 2 times a day which I have been faithfully. I just had additional blood work done yesterday and I was able to view my results online this morning. ... (8 replies)
... I'm new to this board.Today, I was told that my iron level was 8! I am worried and not quite sure what my immediate future will be like or what I can do to deal with my active and demanding life. ... (3 replies)
... for ferretin, then dropped to 26, obviously what i was taking wasn't right for me, but it has worked for others. If you have gotten from 26 to 43 just on the iron supplements then that is great. I wish i could have done that. I got my 4th iron injection last night and it hurt all night. ... (29 replies)
... you can take for a week or so to help you to heal if you need it. It's never nice to find out that you were taking the wrong thing. I don't know much about the iron you are on but I think it is one that is low amount but highly absorbed. you should do a search on it. ... (5 replies)
... Flowergirl, Thank you! It sounds like you have been through so much. May I ask, when this bleeding started for you, were you around pre-menopause, or was it before? How did they find the polyps - ultrasound, pls? Thanks for your quick and helpful reply, and encouragement that this should be addressed, plant (10 replies)
... I can tell you my personal experience. I didn't know it but had 7 polyps in my uterus. This was a reason for heavy bleeding on top of the fact that I have always had heavy bleeding since the beginning. I thought that I could take iron supplements, but It didn't work. ... (10 replies)
... ny better but has the same symptoms. When I went to the doctor she said I have little bit of anemia and didn't find anything with my blood work....maybe I should do a head MRI. ... (5 replies)
... i cant concentrate which is a HUGE problem because im training to get licenced for work and not going well. ... (0 replies)
... t even able to tell me the name of the disease back then, and had made me do CT scans, MRI, etc. ... (6 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)
... There have been some investigations, although the GP doesn't always tell me what's being tested, only that the tests are normal! I know that I've been tested for rheumatoid arthritis, celiac disease and OVP. ... (3 replies)
... My dr called me today and told me that I was anemic, this is the second time this year. Last time I didn't ask very many questions I just took the iron like they said and left it at that. ... (2 replies)
... m always too long. My wife has iron deficient anemia and has had for several years now. She does not tolerate oral iron supplements well at all. Therefore has never taken them for more than a few days at a time. ... (2 replies)
... I agree, doctors are funny!! but nobody is laughing. A girl at my work began suffering a variety of weird symptoms and one of them was IBS. She ended up linking it to coffee. ... (18 replies)


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