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... So don't be alarmed by that. It scares many people when they see this. I cannot believe your numbers, they are really low. A ferritin of 2 means you have no iron stores, they are depleted, which in turn causes the anemia to develop. So, you basically have a negative iron balance. I am curious also what your MCV might be? ... (2 replies)
... and am on my 7th Iron infusion. ... (5 replies)
... but the iron makes me extremely constipated and the B12 just didn't seem to work. ... (2 replies)

... cific with the timelines. It was quite a shock....I went to the MD knowing something was wrong feeling just increasingly tired. For him to call and say I need a transfusion asap was scary. Glad I tolerated it. I had 2 units and came up just under 2 pts. ... (2 replies)
... It sounds like a normal case of anemia that has been untreated but im not anemic. The levels of iron in my blood and my red blood cells have been persistantly normal. ... (2 replies)
... which required a blood transfusion. Oral iron can take 6 weeks to really make a difference, and if you have anything impeding the normal processing of that it could be much longer. ... (6 replies)
... went this morning and my HGB had dropped to 7.8 with my ferritin now at 2, so they are saying I have to get a blood transfusion on Friday and then start the IV Iron. ... (5 replies)
... imbalance in blood circulation that was occurring when you were anemic. Sudden changes in blood volume alone will cause the ringing as well. Did you get a blood transfusion or an iron infusion? ... (5 replies)
... Have a bleeding ulcer so I can't take iron pills. ... (2 replies)
... for 3 months and I lost 15 pounds. By the time I made it to the bathroom, I was finished the minute I sat down. It was very hard on my body. I had to stop the iron on and off for a while and was told I had to have IV and could no longer take iron supplements. ... (14 replies)
... I was just wondering. The liver powder says only 0.6mg of iron per Tablespoon. I notice most supplements say 28mg iron per tablet. ... (5 replies)
... a blood transfusion. Transfusions are usually given around a 7 Hgb. You are not mildly anemic you are definitely moderate. And... I do believe that an iron script strength is needed. I take Poly Iron 150mgs X2 daily for a year in Jan. to fill those iron stores and fix the anemia. ... (16 replies)
... I have had an iron infusion. I had a reaction to it with my heart palpating and they had to slow the rate in which they gave the infusion. ... (2 replies)
... in general and am now feeling so low about everything. During my routine bloods when I was 12 weeks pregnant I was found to have Hb of only 5 so swiftly put on Iron tablets and monitored. ... (2 replies)
Newly Anemic
Feb 21, 2011
... sues. The bad news is that I landed in the hospital last week and needed a blood transfusion. I ended up getting two units of blood and an IV of iron. Before the transfusion my hemoglobin was a 6.4 and my hematocrit was a 24. After the transfusion, it was a 8 and 26. My doctor just called and said that my ferritin level was a 2! ... (1 replies)
... the last one my heamaglobin was on a 7!!!! that was 10 years ago and i only took iron for a couple of months lol..looking back ,i cant believe the doctors didnt iv me iron! i hemoraged quite seriously both times.. ... (9 replies)
... instead of Iron Infusion regarding IV iron so I wasn't sure. Your blood count of 6 which I think you mean Hgb is extremely low and my doctor said that he would blood transfuse me under 7.0. ... (21 replies)
... I had a blood transfusion on May 27 for severe anemia. They gave me two units. My Hgb went back up to 10.1. My doc is having me get weekly blood draws for a month, then they space out. ... (4 replies)
... give you a blood transfusion. didn't you feel any signs that something was wrong." I tried for 3 hours through other testing to get out of having to get a blood transfusion but ended up having it. ... (1 replies)
... low I'm surprised your doc didn't send you to the hospital for a blood transfusion!! The lowest mine has ever been was 7.4 and my doctor was debating on a blood transfusion but I had the IV iron instead. I remember how awful I felt at that level.... I can't even imagine how you're able to function at your levels! ... (29 replies)

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