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Low ferritin
Mar 21, 2012
... I have just finished Iron Infusion by IV. I have been fatigued for months now and can hardly do thngs, like laundry, dishes, etc. ... (1 replies)
... the antidepressants really helped me with the depression symptoms.I was a mess emotionally and at least now can now Not work myself into a panic. ... (11 replies)
My Anemia Story
Sep 9, 2011
... First IV Iron Treatment today. Arrived right on time for my appointment, but they must have been running late because I waited about 20 minutes. ... (2 replies)

Taking a while
Nov 13, 2009
... people run down to almost no ferritin and they have IV and feel like new soon after infusion. Others take months to feel better. The fact of the matter is that iron has to be used to make new red blood cells which takes up to 120 days. ... (1 replies)
Hi I'm new
Nov 27, 2008
... Hello I'm new to the boards and very new to dealing with anemia. I was just diagnosed not quite two weeks ago although I have been experiencing symptoms for months I just didn't know for sure what was going on with my body. ... (8 replies)
... It seems strange, but I got my iron up pretty quickly by just taking 2 Flintstone vitamins a day. My hematologist said that after she had her last baby she lost a lot of blood. ... (6 replies)
... Had my Infed infusion today. A small bag, only took about a half hour or 45 minutes. ... (7 replies)
Hi I'm new
Nov 27, 2008
... Welcome! Sorry to hear you are suffering. I hope the iron infusions help and I would skip right over that doc now, and take thing sinto your own hands for now. You need to find if you are bleeding somewhere... ... (8 replies)
... b12 and the iron separately. I told him the nurse indicated that I would just need b12 injections, so I wanted to find out for sure. ... (16 replies)
Help / Info please
Apr 23, 2009
... has completed 4 iron infusions and her 'iron level' has dropped down to 10. I'm sorry but she's unable to tell me which specific level and I'm a thousand miles away. ... (1 replies)
... First of all if your ferritin is that low - diet wont' help fast enough - actually otc iron pills will take a long time too - I cannot tolerate them either - horrible constipcation - I've tried 3 different Rx strength iron, with stool softeners, fiber, lots of water, etc. I am in the middle of Iv Iron Infusion and its way easier to tolerate - not sure it's working for me yet... (8 replies)
... pushed myself to work through many colds and flues. This time there was nothing to push. Thankfully, I had a wonderful hematolgist. She said that I had the worst iron deficiency symptoms that she had ever seen. She gave me an iron infusion that very day and told me that it would take months to get my ferretin level up. ... (8 replies)
Update!
Apr 1, 2013
... That's great results! So happy your regimen is working for you. ... (10 replies)
... r stopped from the time I got until I dropped into the bed at night. I retired from teaching 1n 97 but couldn't stand it so I tried being a travel agent but did not like that. Finally I went back to work at my old school as the In School Suspension Teacher. ... (63 replies)
... Is there another iron infusion in your future? ... (19 replies)
... Yes anemia can tire you out and because oxygen is not getting to the brain in sufficient amounts, it does take its toll on the memory. ... (11 replies)
Hi I'm new
Nov 29, 2008
... Yes, it is always when you are feeling at your worst that you have to wait the longest it seems. My doctor for some reason right now told me NOT to take any more iron supplements at the moment, but to continue with the rest of other vitamins he told me to take. ... (8 replies)
... Thanks for writng back to me. Because of the restraint of space I was not clear as to my situation. My gp was in 2001. ... (2 replies)
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... no treatment was prescribed. Since around November I started having major panic attacks but looking back they were always related to over exerting myself like working out or not eating and running around. I was under a lot of stress but felt more like the stress was coming from the inside out. ... (11 replies)


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