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... r good way is to take something called "sublingual" B12. This is dissolved under the tongue in either in a tablet form or liquid drops. It absorbs in the mouth and not the stomach so this type is perfect for a gastric bypass patient. ... (7 replies)
... Hey so this is my first time on a forum. I had Gastric bypass 10 years ago and like you have found I am unable to absorb iron. I met with a hematologist today and we are about to start an IV iron infusion next week. I know how tired and weak this makes you. My iron is a 13 and my saturation is 2. ... (2 replies)
... I'm not sure I understand your question. Are you looking for natural alternatives to gastric bypass? ... (4 replies)

... I am 5 years post gastric bypass and have recently been diagnosed with iron deficiency anemia. ... (7 replies)
... It takes several hours to get an IV iron infusion. ... (4 replies)
... I am sorry that I didn't make myself very clear! I had the gastric bypass in 1998. As I have studied and reviewed the information, several people who had the RNY Gastric Bypass are experiencing the same symptoms of extreme anemia. ... (4 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)
... risk is higher but it would be so worth it. Yes he is not too happy about my ferritin being 2. I have suffered from extreme exhaustion, dizziness, feeling week, and I do get short of breath but I have asthma and I aslway thought that was the reason. He wants my ferritin to be at least 100. ... (10 replies)
... Wow, I thought I was the only one in the world who had gastric bypass surgery and acute anemia! I think the doctors downplay this complication by saying you MAY have to take iron supplements. ... (28 replies)
... Post RXY gastric bypass with absorption problems. ... (5 replies)
... I have had all but 4 feet of my small intestine removed due to ischemic small bowel, but I am basically like a gastric bypass patient. I take iron infusions until I get built up, then just monitor my blood work every month. When my levels go down I get another infusion. ... (7 replies)
... I'm 6 years post RNY and have had problems with anemia most of my adult life. ... (5 replies)
... It's now been 10 weeks since my first iron infusion treatment. The treatment itself went fine for the first 6 hours and 55 minutes. ... (1 replies)
... op RNY Gastric bypass. ... (10 replies)
... and having every iron deficiency symptom that I can find. I've had 3 iron infusions in the last 5 years. I recently moved and my new GP has been less than interested in diagnosing or following up on my iron issues. ... (1 replies)
... g. IV infusions for 4 years now. No side effects. I have to go every 8 weeks to a hematologists office in my area for the infusion. It takes about an hour or so, and is more annoying than anything else. I am also iron deficient aenemic, my ferratin is always very low.. the lowest being 2 back when I started. ... (1 replies)
... I am fatigued, dizzy and can hardly exercise anymore. I am also being treated for hypothyroid. ... (10 replies)
... My situation is similar to yours in that I am also 4yrs out from Gastric Bypass and unable to absorb iron. ... (63 replies)
... y gastric bypass surgery, which I had in 2008. ... (0 replies)
... I had a difficult time getting proper treatment, because my other iron numbers looked normal except for the ferritin. One doctor even told me I was so tired because I must be depressed or stressed. ... (10 replies)


Associated Tags: gastric bypass, iron deficency, iron deficiency anemia ferritin hemotology, iron dextran infusion

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