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... I had gastric bypass in dec 04. Never had any issues. The occasional pica did occur throughout and I didnt understand why. ... (1 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)
... I had stomach surgery 24 years ago and it was similar to a gastric bypass. ... (28 replies)

... I had gastric bypass surgery 5 years ago. Until recently, I haven't had any health issues related to the surgery. ... (2 replies)
... I had gastric bypass back in 2004. I have been doing fine until this last year. Kept on feeling exhausted. ... (4 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. ... (2 replies)
... I had gastric bypass surgery 11 years ago and for the past year or so my iron levels have been low including ferritin, which now is less than 3. ... (0 replies)
... I know this is an old post, but it looks like I'm in the exact same place you are. I have had iron infusions, transfusions and currently I think I have neuropathy but the doc isn't treating me for it .. yet. ... (28 replies)
... op. It is because we are not able to absorb iron orally. The area of absorbtion has been bypassed. ... (5 replies)
... I have been on Venofer 100 mg. 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. ... (1 replies)
... so it is basically impossible for me to absorb oral iron at all. I am getting weekly IV Iron ferlicit, my hemoglobin was at a 6 back in March of this year, and as of the end of July I am at around 10.5. ... (5 replies)
... I'm hoping for some support or advice on my low iron. Up until a few months ago I had a PCP that, although for years had been telling me that my iron was low, had never mentioned the word "anemia" and was never alarmist about anything. He never even brought up supplements. ... (0 replies)
... Yes my labs were very low. My ferritin is only 2 and he wants it at least 100. I have not seen my wls in quite some time. I need to get in for a check up. I have not seen him since I was one year post op. I am sure he would not be pleased with my labs. I hope your infusions make you feel better. (10 replies)
... That is what my hematologist thinks...but said it is worth doing the GI study to rule out other issues. He wants to start me on the IV iron in a week or so... ... (10 replies)
... It takes several hours to get an IV iron infusion. ... (4 replies)
... ffering 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. I was sent to a hematologist and put on 10 weeks of IV iron. ... (28 replies)
... so at what point do they give iv iron,because they did tell me i have iron defc.but that was from my gp and they just said take otc iron,i tried telling them i don't i'm absorbing it,so they are sending me to a gastro. ... (7 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)
... he basically said that I have mild iron deficiency anemia and that at my hemoglobin level of 9.4, I shouldn't even have any symptoms. I was so upset and told him that having a 9. ... (6 replies)
... HappyFeet77, First I would like to say I feel most Doctors blame anemia on gastric by pass so you will now hear that from them all. I have had anemia since I was a teenager they blamed it on my period then tumors from endometriosis, then I had a hysterectomy and they blamed it on a gastric by pass... ... (3 replies)


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