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... 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)
... and have many more side effects. People that receive that type of iron also are premedicated with Benadryl to lessen the chances of allergic reactions. ... (20 replies)
... Doctor's like iron infusions due to the neccesary concentrated iron which our bodies need. I am presently doing infusions. My hematologist told me there wasn't any side effects to mention. He was wrong. ... (63 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)
... 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)
... term use of a prescription medication that can block iron absorption. ... (0 replies)
... Hi Paleface, I had the IV iron infusions once a week for 9 months last year and it made an amazing difference in my energy levels. I had no bothersome side effects from it at all. I received Venofer IV because my hematologist said that of the iV infusions of iron this one had the lowest incidence of side effects. ... (3 replies)
... How long did each of your infusions take? ... (3 replies)
... My iron issues were discovered by accident, and I tried pills for about a year before being sent to a hematologist. My ferritin was a 3 and my hemoglobin was in the 8's. ... (14 replies)
... Well, I got the phone call from the doc's office yesterday. Ferritin levels have dropped AGAIN, so they're going to start me on Venofer IV infusions. Once a week for 5 weeks. ... (74 replies)
... I'm currently battling the iron deficiency. My hmg is 10 and ferritin is 7. Several years ago my ferritin dropped to 3 and I had the IV infusions. ... (1 replies)
... Iron injections and iron infusions are two totally different things so you shouldn't get the two confused. ... (5 replies)
... I don't think I had any side effects for at least 2 days, but then I started getting a congested feeling in one of my ear canals. Thought I was probably getting a cold. ... (0 replies)
... weeks to notice a difference but then numbers dropped again until they found out what was causing the iron to drop. Have they looked into what is causing your low numbers? ... (6 replies)
Iron Injections
Jun 8, 2007
... From what i have read on this board a lot of people are taking iron supplements of some sort and others have had to get iron infusions. I haven't read about people who have had iron injections given to them by their doctor. ... (6 replies)
... I have to get infusions because pills don't work for me but thankfully I have zero reactions or side effects from infusions. ... (4 replies)
... At my check up on Friday, the doctor said there is no iron in my liver again. ... (2 replies)
... I can only tell you of my experiance with venofer. I never got any major side effects from it other than feeling a bit off colour for a few days following each infusion. ... (2 replies)
... Had my appt today. My ferritin dropped to a 3. My hgb went from 13.4 to 11.2. ... (15 replies)
... hrs. Last week I had no side effects, I just got really drowsy from the benedryl. But this week I felt very nauseated and disorriented, I can only assume its from the benedryl again. I've had no difference in my energy level, still exhausted all the time, and now I have bruises on my hands. ... (9 replies)




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