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... I have been anemic for years now and three months ago my doctor prescribed iron pills because my anemia was mild. She told me to take a 65 mg iron pill twice a day. But ever since then i been losing a lot of hair and started to bald. I was wondering if such high dosage of iron could have caused this? ... (1 replies)
... What is your current dosage of iron? ... (8 replies)
... The best advice i can give is to try to adjust your diet. Dont take your iron pills at the same time as tea, dairy products, indigestion remedies, calcium supplements and carbonated drinks. ... (12 replies)

... x a day at 325 mgs. I tried it for a couple days and I thought I was going to basically I have not been taking any iron because all of my doctors have told me in the past I am "borderline normal" so I didn't think there was a problem althogh I was having most of the symptoms. ... (15 replies)
... I don't see any reason as to why you need to see a hemo doc. Your numbers look fine with the exception of ferriten. As you know you're only considerd anemic if your hgb and hct are out of range. ... (9 replies)
... If it helps any, i first began correcting my iron levels with over the counter iron pills which began constipating me. I then went to a liquid iron supplement which didn't give me any bad side effects, however it was very slow working. ... (4 replies)
... Fer, which I believe is Ferrous Fumarate, and has an elemental iron of 100mg. Taking two of these will really irritate my stomach, no? ... (4 replies)
... which is ferrous fumertate 322mg. I take one of these per day, this is the one the doctor has prescribed for me. ... (34 replies)
... anemia area. One area I still don't feel comfortable with is the daily dosage of iron. ... (12 replies)
... hey people. a few months ago when i went to get my working papers, i had to get a physical. so blahblahblah, the results of my blood sample came back, and they said i was boarderline anemic. since then, i've been on iron pills. ... (0 replies)
... The nurse said to take 325mg ferrous sulfate 3X a day. I purchased slow release tablets which are 160mg each. This would require me to take 6 of these pills per day which seems excessive from everything I have read. ... (6 replies)
... What is the dosage of iron you are taking? ... (2 replies)
... im on a small dosage of iron i think they're 300mg palafer pills, 1 pill daily. ... (15 replies)
Oct 9, 2003
... C for NO reason!! None of the dr.s can find anything! I did go on a continuous dosage of BC pills to stop my periods altogether. There IS some issue with iron absorption so even if my periods aren't a big deal it was suggested that I not lose any blood as it is difficult for my body to replace it. ... (2 replies)
... Apparently you are supposed to take a much higher dose of iron per day as the traditional iron supplements you buy over the counter have too low a dosage for people who have a very low ferretin level. ... (7 replies)
... especially if you have ruled out other possible illnesses. Long term low iron can cause some people's thyroid to not function correctly and one of the symptoms of hyperthyroid can be weight loss or inability to put on weight whilst hypothyroid tends to make people put on weight around their middle section only. ... (3 replies)
... As with anything, we're all individuals and will react to certain things differently. For me personally, i first began taking over the counter iron pills which naturally constipated me and seem to constipate most people. I then bought another over the counter iron supplement in liquid form. ... (8 replies)
... iet and stopped eating meat. Bad idea, very bad. At 24 my hair was starting to fall, I'm 50 now, shows you how long it's been falling. No one suggested I take iron pills, since I moved around a lot, I had no good family doc to keep track of me and it just got worse. ... (80 replies)
... of course make sure the dosage is not too low either, as long as you can tolerate it. ... (10 replies)
... I'm married to iron pills... If I stop them, my ferritin goes down again, then my Hgb follows slowly. ... (7 replies)

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