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... article saying that PPI's do not inhibit absorption of iron then the next clearly does. I think that there are a couple of KEY things to remember when discussing PPI's. ... (7 replies)
... a proton pump inhibitor which reduces the production of stomach acid, is said to interfere with the absorption of dietary iron. ... (7 replies)
... I can say that a year ago when I had my yearly physical done there were no red flags in terms of my iron levels. ... (3 replies)

... I have been a lurker but am now a poster. Nice that I learn more from online forums than I do from my own doctor! I have been dealing with hair loss since Jan 07. My ferritin was 22 in Nov 07. My Dermatologist said 22 is "normal", which frustrates me since I know the ideal numbers for hair loss are 40 and 70. I have been taking 2 SlowFE tablets a day. Is this... (3 replies)
... and I didn't have low iron at that point and my low iron is more recent. ... (4 replies)
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... Well, your wife certainly has iron deficiency anemia. ... (6 replies)
... We need all that acid in our stomachs to digest food, and absorb nutrients. In fact, when acid is low, we can end up with symptoms of GERD because the stomach churns more, trying to digest food with not enough acid. Alginate is the only thing I'd take for GERD. ... (4 replies)
... I went to the GI doc for a check up due to GERD and he said, it was ridiculous a 41 ferritin in a years time. ... (5 replies)
Chronic Low Iron?
Aug 13, 2008
... Whenever there is any blood loss, to some degree it does cause more iron loss. So if there is a problem, to stop any blood loss will only help matters. ... (24 replies)
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... My ferritin was a 5, my iron was a 25 , my saturation level was a 5 and quite a few other levels were either high or low. ... (10 replies)
... Now I find out that the Nexium can interfere with iron absorption because it reduces stomach acid which is needed in iron breakdown. ... (2 replies)
... Regarding the GERD. I was thinking that every other day, not off completely to help with iron absorption. This is what my first GI doc said to do, my symptoms were so bad then there is no way I could have tried it. Now, I wish that I would have. ... (11 replies)
... years for reflux and gerd. I understand that can affect iron absorption, could that combined with the heavy periods each bring my hemogl down that much? ... (2 replies)
SO fed up!
Nov 24, 2007
... Hello........I'm glad that your friendly doctor put you on some sort of iron. Hopefully, since you do well with iron IV that you will get some soon. Do they know why you are always low on iron. I really feel for you, I don't think that I could handle much more of this. ... (21 replies)
... A higher dose of iron will reverse the effects of constipation. I took 300 mgs daily for a year and now I take 1 daily, 150 mgs of Poly Iron 150. ... (22 replies)
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... s raving about FeraMAX because it's made differently than most oral supplements. Even her sickest patients have had major success with them. It contains 13x more iron than Proferrin and allows it to be delivered to the bloodstream without coming in contact with the stomach. ... (2 replies)
... The hematologist also wrote that it "typically takes at least 6 months to fully replenish iron stores and that I would need to continue on iron supplementation for at least 6 months. ... (11 replies)

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