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... It sounds like from your post that you have gained weight since taking the iron. That sounds like fluid gain rather than true fat gain. On the other hand it may just be that your blood volume is going up due to improved blood cell creation. ... (6 replies)
... I personally lost weight when I was anemic, but many people do gain weight and it seems to be a lot of fluid mostly in the feet and ankles due to the blood cells trying to hang on to what iron that it is getting. ... (4 replies)
... I gain weight when my levels are low due to the loss of energy. When I become anemic as a result of the iron deficiency it's hard for me to keep up with my daily gym workouts. ... (4 replies)

... I did lose a little bit of weight in the beginning but after a while of taking iron my appetite came back and my pica went away (thank God) my teeth were actually breaking from the constant ice chewing. Give it some time I'm sure you will bounce back. The problem with anemia is it's something that takes forever. I would say if your PICA is gone that you are probably having a... (14 replies)
... I have been anemic for years but never took care of it because i couldn't handle the iron pills. ... (14 replies)
Being anemic
May 2, 2007
... So, I'm slightly anorexic, but not SEVERELY. Right now, my weight is around 108lbs without clothes on, and I'm 5'3. ... (1 replies)
... ANYHOO, I'm on iron supplements 3X a day. I did NOT lose weight during my anemia. I was normal but had a hard time losing weight even with diet and exercise. ... (6 replies)
... I am 27 yr old highly anemic woman and my doctor recommended taking iron supplements 3 times a day. I am little bit concerned about the weight gain if i am taking the supplements. ... (12 replies)
... I doubt it's the iron causing the weight gain, but instead the iron is constipating you and research has shown that people with constipation often put on weight easier. ... (8 replies)
Symptom Question
Oct 22, 2008
... I think that some people do use the thyroid as an excuse for permanent wait gain. Ususally a thyroid condition can make you lose weight or gain weight in a short period of time it fluctuates. Going from Hyper to Hypo symptoms, some people are either or. ... (5 replies)
... but I'm not always anemic. A blood count will tell you if you are actually anemic or moving in that direction. There are MANY, MANY health issues which can cause you to feel tired and just plain lousy. ... (7 replies)
... I have gained a lot of weight over the last several months. I found out 3 wks. ago that I am anemic. I've had an EGD and will have a colonoscopy tomorrow. ... (4 replies)
Anemia?
Oct 24, 2006
... p this as short as possible, I've tried to make this thread a couple times but it just kept getting bigger. 22 year old male, skinny, 120 pounds 5'9 very hard to gain weight. Was anemic as a child. Have been depressed since I was 15, started having anxiety and panic attacks 2 years ago after a stressful event. ... (2 replies)
... Coastal, Would recommend that you consider getting an appointment with a Hematologist soon. If you are anemic, and depending on which levels are defecient, yes it can affect your heart, your breathing, your thinking, etc. You are too young to ignore it, and by all means if it is something that can be treated and corrected, you want to do that. There are many things other... (7 replies)
... so, i'm very anemic at 7. ... (8 replies)
Newly Anemic
Jul 24, 2007
... ome of my other health problems of recent years. He says that treating my anemia should improve if not cure my Mirgaine, and that the problems I have had with my weight should improve and that I should begin to find weightloss easier once my iron levels are brought up. ... (3 replies)
... not eating any fruit but bannana, no juice, no vegetables and I have never been a fan of meat so I ate very little meat too. Due to that I lost 5 kilogram of my weight and went down to 42. I am 160cm. So I am very thin. 5 months ago I suddenly had an episode of blood pressure dropping, stomach cramps, vomitting and went to ER. ... (1 replies)
Anemic vegan
Jul 29, 2006
... edited to add Hi forgot to mention. No don't think having B12 in particular is a problem with weight gain. Mine did not change with diagnosis but has changed as I have other problems since having a total hysterectomy earlier in the year. ... (1 replies)
... I'm 16, and really anemic(I'm 30/80 of something), and the doctor didn't prescribe me anything but i'm taking iron pills that have a slow action release that gives me 278% of iron. Usually when i take them steadly, i stay around 94 lbs (a bit higher than normal) and whenever i forget them for a couple days or more my weight will tend to drop to 88 lbs (lowest i've had) . I'm... (6 replies)
... I gained five with my first infustion but came off that week. However, after my second infusion, I gained ten lbs over the next month. Keep in mind, my weight has not really changed in some time. I'm having a time getting it off too. I sort of think it is because I am hungrier now that I am not as anemic. ... (2 replies)


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