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... can i get an iron shots from doctor? ... (2 replies)
... I have been on iron supplements for quite a while and they are not working. I have been thinking about getting the iron shots, but I haven't been able to get enough information to make a decision. Has anyone had the iron shots? ... (3 replies)
... I'm hoping someone here can help me...I saw my doctor today and he mentioned that sometimes a person can't continue with iron injections. I didn't really understand... ... (1 replies)

... Congrats on completing your iron shots!! I'm glad that you are slowly feeling better. I can tell you, now that my Hgb is on the rise I'm feeling much better every day. ... (29 replies)
... Ok, this is getting frustrating. I've been reading alot about iron and b12 and cannot seem to find a good menu. For b12 only it might be a little easier. But, for iron absorption so many things make it so you can't absorb it. ... (6 replies)
... weeks. I was fine with three because that would be three full more iron injections... ... (2 replies)
Low iron levels
Nov 18, 2008
... when my B12 was low my Ferritin was very low was at 11.''I've been getting B12 shots since Feb.'07 and my Ferritin was just checked and it is 84 now!I have a normal hemoglobin and hematocrit. ... (3 replies)
... I am getting b12 shots each month now since I got my new dr. ... (11 replies)
... Hey all I am new here. I have been anemic for at least 6 months now, I just started my 3rd round of iron shots. ... (5 replies)
... and iron deficiency and they cannot find a cause, she even has IF when tested. That's really weird. She has had most all of the testing. ... (10 replies)
... at first they Dr. assumed it was iron and put me on that. 3 Mos later when RBC was rechecked,my numbers stayed the same so they kept me on the iron and rechecked in another 3 mos. ... (11 replies)
... When I first found my low level, I had to ASK for the test, my Drs. never even thought to do one, even with all the problems I was having. :( My Grandmother had PA and I wondered about it. My hair is falling out too at the moment, bad. :mad: I hope it comes back. The shots aren't bad at all; my DH gives them. I am on 1 a day for a week, then 1 a week for a month. ... (57 replies)
Low ferritin
Jun 8, 2013
... still taking is possible to have normal hemoglobin and hematocrit in your blood and still have organs, tissues, and cells suffering because they aren't getting the iron they need. ... (22 replies)
... You really shouldn't take any iron. Your iron levels are quite high and taking iron when you don't need it can be damaging to your organs. ... (16 replies)
... I also had PICA, mine too resolved as soon as I started getting iron. ... (2 replies)
... ooooo glad that I took up for myself and paid to get my B12 tested on my own! I do have insurance ..... but paid for this on my own because it seemed like I was getting NO WHERE with all of these doctors and other tests. The only reason I knew about B12 was when the Endo. ... (57 replies)
... Taking iron orally makes me sick too. There are no easy answers. The burning and tingling sound like peripheral neuropathy. ... (3 replies)
... elated numbers being out of range, I would really be questioning my own sanity right now! Regina, I would say that your numbers definitely are low enough for an iron infusion...of course, I'm not a doctor, but yours are lower than mine and I've had 3 infusions so far! I would call your doctor and ask about the infusions... ... (22 replies)
... I had gastric bypass in dec 04. Never had any issues. The occasional pica did occur throughout and I didnt understand why. After visiting with my PCP and getting extensive blood work done, it was determined that I was extremely anemic. ... (1 replies)
... trouble with iron. But that's because my surgeon told me not to take it. Whether or not I absorb it, time will tell. Some of us never will and we'll always need iron infusions. How much and what form of iron have you been taking? ... (5 replies)

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