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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)
... It's obvious that the doctor who performed the procedure did not know the correct technique. I had a series of 5 iron injections a couple of years ago and wondered why my doctor was saying "i pride myself on never leaving a tattoo". ... (4 replies)

Iron shots?
Jan 7, 2003
... My doctor wants to start me on iron shots as I have not been able to tolerate iron tablets since I have ulcers in my stomach. I have heard that they are very painful. Has any one had these? ... (5 replies)
... I took a lady to a hospital for 5 iron shots,and each day they were not well versed in injecting the needle in her arm. ... (4 replies)
... rays, vaginal ultrasound, mamograms, urine work and a lot of bloodwork. My bloodwork in December showed that my hemoglobin was at 10.2, my ferratin was 5, my iron was 20, urea was low, so was uric acid, but pretty much everything else tested was normal. I asked my Dr. ... (6 replies)
... have to go every 8 weeks to a hematologists office in my area for the infusion. It takes about an hour or so, and is more annoying than anything else. I am also iron deficient aenemic, my ferratin is always very low.. the lowest being 2 back when I started. ... (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)
... I am new here and there seems to be alot of confusion over IV iron infusion vs. iron shots. I have chronic Iron Deficiency Anemia, and have been this way for a couple of years. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks Stacie! I am actually scheduled to go in tomorrow morning. They said it should take 4 hours so I'm a little scared. Do you remember the amount of iron you had infused each time. ... (4 replies)
... Most people find iron shots to be a bit uncomfortable due to the iron going into the system suddenly. But, others do not. If you have had tattoos or arterial blood work done, you may be able to compare the feelings. ... (5 replies)
Iron Injections
Oct 9, 2008
... I also am always tired and anemic. I do take the shots, iron pills bound me up. The iron shots do work, yes sometimes they can be painful and it does take a while for your iron supply to build up. I take Aranesp 100 mcg. ... (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)
... Do you mean iron injections? ... (2 replies)
... I had to go see a hematoligist and I got 3 iron ivs at the hospital.Im not sure about shots though. ... (2 replies)
... t increasing probably because I was either vomiting, having horrible diarrhea or taking tums which blocks the absorption. They made me so sick. I ended up doing iron shots and iron infusions for awhile because it dropped so low. ... (1 replies)
... I was just diagnosed with severe anemia. My HGB was 9.1 my HCT was 27 and my ferritin serum was a 2 RBC was 3.80. My doctor told me to take 325mg of iron twice a day. I have tried 3 different iron supplements and had bad reactions to all of them. The last one I took was slo fe. ... (3 replies)
... Hi. Well iron is irritating to the skin. ... (4 replies)
... Donna, What ended up happening with your daughters iron injection staining? ... (4 replies)
... My daughter had a series of 5 iron injections over a period of 1 month over 16 months ago and still has the bruising. ... (4 replies)


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