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... I suffer too, just had my 1st iron infusion, soo bloated but my bowles are pretty normal. I had the surgery in 2002. ... (4 replies)
... 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)
... 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. ... (28 replies)
... ling 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. I will get my first infusion on Tuesday the 6th then another one, one week later. He will do my labs after one month... then continue to do them every three months. ... (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)
... 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)
... 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)
... of 8 scheduled infusions and am not able to appreciate any improvement in energy level. If you read some of the other threads about effectiveness of IV iron infusions, there's a lot of discouraging reports out there. Don't know what the answer is except to go to a specialist for more extensive work up. ... (5 replies)
... Post RXY gastric bypass with absorption problems. ... (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)
... I'm not sure I understand your question. Are you looking for natural alternatives to gastric bypass? ... (4 replies)
... 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)
... 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)
... I am 5 years post gastric bypass and have recently been diagnosed with iron deficiency anemia. ... (7 replies)
... Ritah: I am not a post op person, but just a low ferritin person. I wondered if it was only your ferritin that was 12, or if you had any other problems that promted your dr to take action. My ferritin is 18 (range 9-120). I am fatigued, dizzy and can hardly exercise anymore. I am also being treated for hypothyroid. I went to a hematologist who basically made me feel... (10 replies)
... op RNY Gastric bypass. ... (10 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)
... It takes several hours to get an IV iron infusion. ... (4 replies)


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