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... My iron and ferritin are low as well. There doesn't seem to be any reason for it. I was diagnosed with Thalassemia 5 years ago and my red blood cell and iron only go low when I get a virus and get run down. I don't know what to do either. I am very frustrated and very very tired. ... (74 replies)
... I have had low iron for about a year now. I thought nothing of it when my gastro doctor first discovered it. Didn't worry me a bit. ... (74 replies)
... p with my own Dr, they track me down for these feaking appts that I hate. Every time I go to that clinic I get sicker like I did last time. So between virus and low iron and my thyroid may even be low I haven't had that checked in a long time. I feel I spend my life at the Dr's office and I hate it. ... (12 replies)

... Hi I went for blood work last week because I mentioned to my GP that perhaps the reason I am so sluggish and achy and sick all the time may be from low iron? ... (12 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)
... and I didn't have low iron at that point and my low iron is more recent. ... (4 replies)
... one of my first clues is that I will have episodes that last for weeks of not being able to take a satisfying breath. It was comforting to know that many GERD folks suffer from this and it turns out that when the espophagus is very irritated, it stimulates the cardiac and bronchial nerves that run through that area. ... (24 replies)
... probs. I had biopsies taken to rule out a couple of things. I know that since I have a hiatal hernia and severe GERD that being on a PPI has probably reduced my stomach acid, thereby making things worse. ... (24 replies)
... and having extremely heavy periods and the combination caused my Hgb to drop to 4 which is almost incompatible with life! I had 3 transfusions and many many IV iron infusions to get me to healthy level. ... (74 replies)
... I was taking PPIs until a few months ago, bit I'm off them now until my iron stores increase, and I'm adjusting my diet and meal schedule in an attempt to reduce GERD sypmtoms until then. ... (6 replies)
... ill give myself a loading dose of 2000mcg every second day for a week and then like you I feel like it has exhausted itself within about 10 days. When my B12 is low my legs ache terrible, my concentration is zip and I get so tired. ... (12 replies)
... Yes the GERD type throat pain lasted all day long. It was pretty bad. Actually it lasted for several days. ... (21 replies)
Chronic Low Iron?
Aug 13, 2008
... anted to add that I really appreciated what everyone contributed. I am starting to breath a bit easier now that I am trying to get my anxiety under control. My GERD is being pummeled by this iron I am taking, however and am going to see the dr. this week to see what to do. It is making me not want to eat at all. ... (24 replies)
... say that I had stomach pain was an understatement. It was more like pain in my throat so bad that I wanted to stop eating altogether. I am changing the type of iron that I am taking and moving to a different PPI for the reflux as well. We'll see how it goes. ... (21 replies)
Chronic Low Iron?
Aug 12, 2008
... Thanks for your replies. It gave some good info. I do know that I am dealing with some mega-serious GERD. It has been somethin awful this week. I think I am feeling a bit better since starting my iron. At least I was breathing easier this week. Perhaps I will just give it time. I definitely have anxiety. No question about that! I just know that there is a... (24 replies)
... Well your symptoms do seem to point to anemia or low B12 or both.That's probaly what your dr. found on your tests. ... (12 replies)
Chronic Low Iron?
Aug 15, 2008
... I do get nausea off and on (and had a terrible wave of it myself on Wednesday evening). It is mostly related to my GERD. I did have it fairly bad also when I was having gastritis. Back in March I had a wave of it that lasted for 7 days, most of the day. I never truly got sick but was so queasy. I've just chalked it up to that's how my stomach is. (24 replies)
... Taking a drug for years does not guarantee there won't be any problems down the road. Adverse reactions or side effects can occur at any time, months or years after starting the medication. Think about it: in clinical trials and studies, the drugs are tested for a relatively short period of time on a SELECT group of patients, who have usually just one medical condition (not a... (24 replies)
... That sounds logical to me Christine. :-) I'll do some research on the LPR. I'm a little skeptical because I don't ever have a problem with eating certain foods and I never use those calcium tabs, tums etc. If there *was* some kind of GERD I would think the dr would have found it through gastroscopy (?). I remember reading something last year about 'pharyngeal' something or... (9 replies)
... Unfortunately, the solutions for reflux will cause many vitamin deficiencies. I wouldn't be surprised if you are low in many vitamins, not just iron. ... (4 replies)

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