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... I am angry at nurses that think I over react when low iron has caused my heart problems several times. ... (5 replies)
... but I opted for iron infusion. ... (2 replies)
... I also went down to 5.3 hemoglobin back in 1998. I didn't have a transfusion like you.....guess my dr.'s were pretty conservative. I had a deprovera shot to stop my periods for 3 months. ... (6 replies)

... In the end, the answer will be whether or not your iron levels are too critical for surgery or if the surgery will be worth the risk to improve your iron levels. I would also imagine the discussion would be the possibility of the need for a blood transfusion. ... (1 replies)
... this makes it to you before you have to go through the process of receiving a blood transfusion. I've had anemia for as long as I can remember, they put me on an iron supliment 3 years ago and within 4 months, my levels all raised enough that they took me off of the pills. ... (5 replies)
What is safer?
Jun 16, 2005
... and my gastroenterologist mentioned IV iron infusions. ... (4 replies)
Cerealed out!
Oct 16, 2007
... t level. I know you may feel like crap at that number but it's not at a critical level. The lowest my hemoglobing got to was 7.4 and we started talking about a transfusion but I still had a choice and I chose not to have one and I raised my numbers through several IV iron infusions. ... (6 replies)
... en anemic, you only have a low ferriten. People are considered anemic once their hemoglobin and hematocrit are low, and even at that most people are put on oral iron to raise their levels. If the oral iron does not work then some people get iron infusions which usally help bring up your levels. ... (7 replies)
... It's your actual blood count that's important. Your iron stores won't go up much until after your body takes what it needs to build your blood supply back up. An Hgl score of 10 is low but it's not at panic level. ... (16 replies)
Low ferritin
Jun 8, 2013
... iron...it 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)
... en more symptoms. The difference is, you were smart enough to stop your iron. I was too scared not to take it because my hgb was 8.5 and the doctor said, blood transfusion at a 7, I also had a 2 Ferritin. ... (5 replies)
... My guess is that your doctor has put you on oral iron because they have fixed the source of your bleeding and your levels should be rising with the oral iron. ... (7 replies)
... capsules 3 times daily. It says it has 1,100 mg of "liver fractions"........I'm not sure what that converts to beside a ferrous sulfphate, etc. tablet as far as iron goes. It also has 2 mg's of "iron" listed, whereas the Solgars iron I take has 25 mg. of "iron" in iron bysglycinate form....... ... (9 replies)
Sooooooo dizzy
Jan 16, 2009
... (4 replies)
... and the ferritin level that it all still added up to iron deficency anemia. ... (2 replies)
... k at getting a complete gynecological check up if you have not had one. The rest of the story is to make sure that your nutrition includes a lot of food that has iron in it and that you make sure you do not eat iron blocking foods with iron dense foods. Iron and vitamin C together. ... (6 replies)
... The doctor who ordered these tests didnt seem too concerned about my low iron and told me to take ferrous sulphate. ... (4 replies)
... n read there, if the liver is compromised by alcohol or disease it causes hemochromatosis. It is important for the doctors to find out what is causing the excess iron in your blood and if possible treat the disease and also you need to modify or stop anything you may be doing to compromise your liver, such as drinking alcohol. ... (3 replies)
... but I needed a transfusion . ... (0 replies)
Anemia recovery
Dec 13, 2011
... I went for regular blood tests before a knee replacement surgery and my count was 6. Apparently a low count is 11 so everyone was freaked out. I had a blood transfusion and then iron infusion for four weeks. I'm taking prenatal vitamins because they're high in iron and they don't bother my stomach. ... (2 replies)


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