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... when I was anemic and had no iron stores, I was having an awful time keeping my weight up. Between some stressful situations and not feeling well, I had dropped about 8 lbs and it was continuing to fall off. I knew I was anemic also. ... (3 replies)
... I did lose a little bit of weight in the beginning but after a while of taking iron my appetite came back and my pica went away (thank God) my teeth were actually breaking from the constant ice chewing. Give it some time I'm sure you will bounce back. The problem with anemia is it's something that takes forever. I would say if your PICA is gone that you are probably having a... (14 replies)
... I have been anemic for years but never took care of it because i couldn't handle the iron pills. ... (14 replies)

... rich diet but this iron issue is sort of "all the sudden". In addition, I'm now experiencing unexplained weight loss. ... (0 replies)
... Iron supplements do not cause weight gain. If you are experiencing weight gain it would be from any number of reasons. ... (12 replies)
... s up is a priority for me, so I will continue with the iron, but not losing weight is beyond depressing! ... (3 replies)
... After about one month of taking iron pills my appetite came back. For few weeks my weight stayed the same then this morning I saw that I am one pound down. It is scary! ... (14 replies)
... Have you considered taking your Armour sublingually? Many of us do, and it is my understanding that this method eliminates the issues of counteractions/interference with other meds as the hormone goes directly into your system, bypassing the stomach where it might mix with other drugs or supplements. (My dad who is a pharmacist confirms this, as does the doc who prescribes my... (14 replies)
... oms of Celiac's besides anemia, however. Notably, my calcium is normal and that would likely be off if I had Celiac's. I also have not experienced any unintended weight loss, rashes, bruising, joint pain, or diarrhea. ... (8 replies)
... Yes, I have lost 11 lbs since February of this year. My ferritin level was 15. My appetite is bit better now, after taking iron pills, and eating iron rich foods. ... (14 replies)
... I also have the stomach aches, weight loss, shortness of breath. THey can't find any reason for it, thought I had celiac sprue for the longest time. ... (16 replies)
... Hypo-thyroidism is often the cause of low iron & may be the reason for your symptoms! Hypo-thyhroidism often goes un-diagnosed for a long time because of the wide "normal range" that many doctors still use! Do you know if your TSH has been tested lately? TSH is the screening test they use to test the thyroid. TSH is a pitutary hormone....and generally the higher the TSH... (3 replies)
... number was really low. It normally is low with iron deficiency but he said mine seemed extremely low. ... (3 replies)
... heavier person and thought "just eat less"! Of course this was when I was in my early 20s, but still! You don't know what it's like unless you go thru it. Losing weight can be hard enough.....when you have hormonal factors working against you, it can feel almost impossible. ... (3 replies)
... I have wondered for months where my appetite had gone....I never knew it could be related to low iron. Results back today...My level is 8. I'm starting Blood Builder by MegaFoods. Wish me luck....I have lost so much weight....due to no appetite...I was getting scared! (14 replies)
... back and things are on the rise for you. Remember it takes time, especially going the oral route, don't get discouraged your body will get itself sorted with the iron your taking. ... (14 replies)
... dizzy, nauseas, no appetite, tired.. sigh.. Day 21 of iron tablets and no huge difference yet.. ... (14 replies)
... So do you happen to have iron serum & ferritin numbers? If you are in fact anemic this can be the cause of your anxiety and panic. It has caused such a major health anxiety for me it's not even funny. What you are going through is completely understandable. (3 replies)
... lost about 12 pounds over the past 2 months of dealing with anemia. I'm 113 lbs now. I just don't have the appetite I used to, and the stomach upsets with the iron pills don't help either. My anemia is getting better though. ... (14 replies)
... I'm sorry you are feeling so badly! Losing 15 pounds in 2 weeks despite eating a normal diet should not be ignored by a doctor. If you haven't told your doctor that yet, please do so. If your doctor brushes off the weight loss (which I cannot imagine), find another doctor!! (1 replies)


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