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... I am going through the same thing for the last 2 years. They have tested me for pracitcally everything and it all comes back negative. I am still losing blood. I tried the iron infusions and they did not work. I have to have blood transfusions every 3 months. ... (7 replies)
... I am new here and looking for answers. I am 5 years post surgery. Have never had any problems till recently when I started to get dizzy, pass out, leg and hip pains at night, restless legs, weight gain. My hemoglobin was 9.7 2 weeks ago and dr. ordered colonoscopy and EDG. ... (7 replies)
... 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)

... versed in gastric bypass surgery. Or a hematologist who has experience with gastric bypass so they know what do with it. ... (7 replies)
... You need to contact a nutritionist at a hospital that specializes in gastric bypass in your area. ... (7 replies)
... What is the difference between taking iron supplements and Iron Infussion? ... (7 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. My latest bloodwork showed a hemoglobin level of 9, low vit D, low B12, and elevated platelets, despite my taking my prescribed vitamins religiously and never missing the B12 shot I get every 3 months. ... (7 replies)
... b12 deficiency can be a problem after gastric bypass and can lead to anemia. I would ask your doctor if supplementing b12 orally or by injection might be helpful for you. ... (2 replies)
... My low ferritin is because I had a gastric bypass and don't absorb iron orally anymore. ... (15 replies)
... iron, you might want to do a search on Repliva. It is a new prescription and is supposed to have less side effects and more absorption. You take the iron only 21 days a month but get absorption for 30. Good luck. What can cause anemia other than menstral problems? ... (7 replies)
... My issue is low ferritin. ... (5 replies)
... I am new here but so glad I found this board!!! I have already read much useful info already tonight. I have a few questions and wondered if anyone is in my similar situation. ... (10 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)
... Well I am new to this site and glad I found it. ... (10 replies)
... in 6 weeks hemoglobin went up from 11.8 to 13.5. The difference in energy from 11.8 to 13.5 for me is remarkable. ... (3 replies)
... I am 50 year old female w history of chronic anemia due to malabsorption from gastric bypass surgery in 2005. I just got tested last Friday my level is,7.5.. ... (2 replies)
... Ever since I was a baby, my hemoglobin has been slightly low. My mom was told to increase my iron rich foods. However, out of all 8 of her children, I was the only one with this issue. ... (6 replies)
... I disagree with your doctor. People's iron levels have dropped quickly after surgery and were anemic in just a few months. That's why it's so important to supplement and check labs regularly. Also 30 is NOT normal for vitamin D for us. ... (4 replies)
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... However my primary ordered labs and just recently got them back within the last few weeks. She called concerned bc my ferritin was a "4" and she stated that it should at least be "45". She also indicated that my hematocrit and hemoglobin were both low as well. ... (10 replies)


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