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... adolescence was spent always feeling tired, getting headaches, and feeling detatched and out of it. I always seemed to suffer with vertigo, though I just learned of what that meant about a week ago. ... (6 replies)
... it is very important for you to supplement your body and get injections of B12 often. ... (5 replies)
... B12 deficiency is rather different from Iron deficiency and is treated differently. ... (28 replies)

... Hi I had a gastric by pass in 1998. I am also severely anemic with my Ferritin level less than 4 and hemaglobin has been down as low as 7. My white blood counts have started to fall now and I too am tired. My weight loss has been extremely good. ... (28 replies)
... about 4 years ago I developed pernicious anemia and have been on B12 injections since that time. This past summer I started having fatigue, swelling in my lower legs, hunger and weight gain. ... (28 replies)
... I am so pleased to find this thread. I had open RNY in June 2001. I have been suffering from low B12 since 2003 and was put on monthly B12 injections. In 2006, I started having vertigo and passed out at work. That was my first diagnosis of iron deficient anemia. ... (28 replies)
... stop! I've never yelled at a doctor before, but I couldn't resist today. I'm so very sad and discouraged. ... (6 replies)
... up treatment. I have been hosptalized 2 years ago due to bleeding ulcers, and have had problems with getting my hemoglobin higher than 8.5 since then. ... (16 replies)
... Celiac disease PA, Crohn's disease, H.pylori, bacterial overgrowth of the small bowel, transcobalamin II deficiency, inborn error of B12 metabolism, infection and gastritis. ... (22 replies)
... Well I dont think a glass of wine on your day off would cause B12 deficiency I think this only applies to one who drinks a lot everyday consistently.. ... (89 replies)
... B12 vitamins are taken orally and if your body absorbs them your fine. B12 injections are given to those who cannot absorb the vitamin or for those who can it is a booster to get your numbers up quicker. ... (16 replies)
Low B12?
Sep 16, 2008
... Deficiency can be due to several reason and in your case would need to be tested for as well to find a reason for the deficiency in the first place. ... (8 replies)
... Hi Ladybud, thanks for the reply. I forgot to mention, I was tested for Celiac and am negative. I have a good idea why I'm having these malabsorption problems already. I had a gastric bypass in 2008. ... (4 replies)
... Last year, I had a total of 8 IV iron infusions to deal with my iron deficiency anemia. I think more is going on than just anemia here and have not gone back to the hematologist simply because after all of the infusions, nothing improved. ... (0 replies)
... but sometimes I had a pain that would start on the left side of my face, move down the left side of my neck and down through my left arm. It felt like there was electricity everywhere in my body. My legs got weak and heavy, and I lost nearly 20 pounds. ... (5 replies)
Infusions
Apr 18, 2007
... I was feeling ok until i had a period, now i'm dragging again! I have one more before I go in on may 5th and I will probably be a zombie by then! ... (20 replies)
... then your doctor needs to find out why you were B12 deficient. 200 is usually the number that will be treated with IM injections, a therapeutic dose. ... (8 replies)




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