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... B12 shots are one of the most effective ways of building up your B12 levels if you are deficient. The other good way is to take something called "sublingual" B12. ... (7 replies)
... 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. ... (0 replies)

... I am a 36 year old female who had gastric bypass surgery in October 2003. So I am about 3.5 years post op. ... (10 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 had gastric bypass surgery nearly 6 years ago now, lots of complications since but I've worked through most of them. ... (5 replies)
... I had gastric bypass back in 2004. I have been doing fine until this last year. Kept on feeling exhausted. ... (4 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)
... deficiency levels that are just as debilitating, however. ... (10 replies)
... Thank you for your reply. Yes my hema doc ordered me to have InFed. Did you have many side affects with this iron??? He told me the 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... (10 replies)
... op RNY Gastric bypass. ... (10 replies)
... 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. For some reason my potasium runs high. Now they are testing me for Lupus. ... (7 replies)
... years ago. I have the iron deficiency problem from time to time. ... (4 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)
... I am in London I had a Gastric bypasss and lost 9 st recently my iron levels have dropped for 3rd time I have had a blood transfusion as Aneamic prior to my op. ... (1 replies)
... I also have had major problems with this issue. I posted above. The big problem is that with that surgery you can't eat the volume of food needed to bring the iron levels up. I love being thin, but it would be even better to be healthy. ... (28 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)
... 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. ... (3 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)




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