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... New to this forum so a brief intro...I'm 38 yr old female who is 3 yr post laproscopic RNY gastric bypass. NEVER had a problem with iron deficiency in my life so was not given iron supplementation after RNY surgery. ... (3 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. ... (10 replies)
... ht 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. How long did it make you feel better for? ... (10 replies)

... and the story goes that what red blood cells I did have were, "puny." I had gastric bypass in Oct. 2001. ... (4 replies)
... I was diagnosed with IDA in July due to having gastric bypass 5 years ago and not supplementing. I've been taking 250mg elemental iron and 3 Proferrin for 8 weeks now. ... (1 replies)
... hi just wondering if anyone has been through this it took my gp 6 months to test me and still did'nt run all the testing i need called me today and said you have anemia & vit.D deiciency take vit D and iron 3 x's daily you can get it otc and that was it . i have been so upset with my gp not listing to me that i called my surgern wich is an hour and 40 mins. away to get the... (7 replies)
... I am going to guess that your sister had a RNY Gastric Bypass. My surgery was very, different from that. ... (7 replies)
... Almost 7 years ago, I had gastric bypass surgery to lose the weight and to aid in our desire to get pregnant. I was told once the weight was off, I'd be able to get pregnant. ... (6 replies)
... and labs normal is 34. ... (9 replies)
... h 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. Optimal levels are 80. You can try the prescription, but it's D2 and oil based. ... (4 replies)
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Jan 17, 2013
... 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". ... (10 replies)
... I would recommend that you get her labs prior to surgery if possible to see where her normal range of ferritin was. ... (5 replies)
... anks for the reply. I forgot to mention, I was tested for Celiac and am negative. I have a good idea why I'm having these malabsorption problems already. I had a gastric bypass in 2008. Although I never had any abnormal labs until 2014, so it may or may not be related. ... (4 replies)
... a little bit ticked off at my primary care doctor. First of all, I really don't think I should have to keep training my doctors about my needs, specifically the gastric bypass stuff. ... (5 replies)
... I had gastric bypass 5 years ago. ... (8 replies)
... To start I have had problems for the last 2 years but had a bad doc and they wanted me to take oral iron .... i tried at least 5 but could not find one that would work with out tons of GI problems.... (i had gastric bypass 5yrs ago) so gi problems can't happen.... Got a new doc who realized the 2 dont mix and is finally sending to hematology. I see them on Thursday. I am very... (3 replies)
... urning to the internet for support and help. I'll be getting an iron transfusion and blood transfusion as well. I don't absorb iron like everyone else as I had a gastric bypass in 2008. I am also not absorbing my Vit D 50,000 IU pills once a week either. I'm just at my wits end here. Thank you. ... (1 replies)
... depressants. Thank goodness that the labs are fast here and I knew the next day. He called and said we needed to trade the antidepressants for iron. ... (11 replies)
... I finally got my blood test results back. I have annual labs done because I had gastric bypass in 2009. The letter I received from the doctors office never used the word anemic, but I am to start taking more iron. So, how do you know if you're anemic? ... (4 replies)
Jun 13, 2010
... Thank you to everyone for your responses. I have had a number of other labs done, although to my uneducated eye, they looked OK. ... (7 replies)

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