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... I am new to this site, so hello to everyone. I am wondering about the iron transfusions. I just started receiving these my last one was about the beginning of July 2015, thanks to my new Dr. who refer me to a oncologist. ... (0 replies)
... I am assuming you are talking about Iron infusions. I have only had one ever. ... (10 replies)
... Well I found out today it was indeed iron deficiency and the dr. gave me the choice of either taking iron pills... or going for iron transfusions 3 times a week for a month and be back to my old self again. ... (10 replies)

... How do iron transfusions work (7 replies)
Iron Transfusions
Dec 20, 2005
... Anyone have any info on Iron Transfusions? ... (0 replies)
... The ferritin level is not really an issue if you are not bleeding out. If you are bleeding out, you need to be sure why. Transfusions of iron replacement in any form is dangerous. If you are bleeding from menstrual situation, that can be stopped with hormones. ... (2 replies)
... o a hematologist! I went to my appointment yesterday and I am thrilled that someone is finally going to look at my information and try to find the answers to my iron deficiency anemia! ... (74 replies)
... I'm also upping my Ferrex to twice daily also. My dr. also said that there are several different types of iron transfusions you can get and she wanted to choose the best one. I would appreciate any advice. Thanks!! ... (2 replies)
... To Shamrock, I was wondering about your iron transfusions, I was told yesterday I needed Iron my ferritin is also too low to measure they say zero can't find it. ... (20 replies)
... I had a very low red blood cell count for a long time. I was on iron always, finally I was on 3 iron pills a day. My doctor said, your iron is fine but your Hemoglobin is not going up its slowly going down. After lots of tests with a specialist, I have Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia. ... (1 replies)
... Hello From Maryland ~ I too am a new person to this lab stuff ~ I have had issues with low red blood cells for the past year ~ been in and out of the hosptal dehydrated from what I thought was the flu ~ I think when ever I get around someone who is ill, I seem to get it bad ~ then everything seems to fall off the charts ~ the last time I was in the hospital they wanted to... (1 replies)
Iron Infusions
Aug 8, 2005
... and my kidneys weren't functioning properly. I've always had a heavy period so I figured it was iron deficiency, but it was kidney failure causing my anemia. I am on iron transfusions and other medications, and feel a zillion times better after just a few weeks. ... (7 replies)
... Has anyone done iron injections? ... (1 replies)
... who is willing to try infusion first. I was given many infusions after oral iron supplements failed to bring up my blood levels. I had a severe allergic reaction to the first. ... (10 replies)
... I too have had an iron infusion. I had one which also took 6 hours. I had no side effects and it helped me so much. I had this after taking 2 iron pills a day for 8 months that did not help me at all. Now, one iron pill a day has maintained my level since the infusion. Good luck to you. ... (10 replies)
... I got wicked constipation from the iron supplements last fall. Tried several types. Ended up talking to GI doc and opting for a couple iron transfusions. ... (4 replies)
... i had 200mg sucrose iron at a time ive done 3 of them they were 2 hrs each i never felt bad to begin with my blood is 11.6 up from 8. ... (7 replies)
Iron Transfusions?
Jun 28, 2005
... I'm new to this forum. I had my first Iron Infusion last Wednesday. I could not ever imagine getting infused more than maybe every 3 or 4 months if it were absolutely necessary! ... (10 replies)
... y of the reactions it is not advisable for me to try another. Even with the infusions it will take a while before your body catches up. It is quicker than oral iron but it still takes time. ... (10 replies)
... Hi, I'd aggree with the last post I also have a SEVERE reaction to iron infusion (Anerphalactic shock!) If I were you I'd give the pills a go first, The side effect that most people seem to get is constipation, You just ave to be carefull to eat a high fibre diet or take laxatives, I really would say a BIG no to infusion before trying the pills. Good luck in whatever you... (10 replies)

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