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... I always see that there's lots of questions about Iron infusions, otherwise known as IV iron. I just finished my last and sixth treatment on Monday so I thought I would share my experience with you. ... (2 replies)
... Hi to everyone! I am anemic with a ferritin of 5. Hemoglobin on the lower range, but not blood transfussion worthy yet. Anyhow, had my Venofer infusion yesterday and all did not go well. ... (0 replies)
... half hour. They are giving me the Venofer because,like you,I am allergic to everything under the sun including shellfish and iodine dye. ... (20 replies)

... r 6 months my blood is even worse. So this time they said iron. Now, that I have read this site I guess it looks like the type of iron you get makes a difference Venofer seems to be the newest one. I am like allergic to everything so my concern is a reaction to this iron. I was wondering if you could share more information. ... (20 replies)
Ferretin Level?
Jan 30, 2007
... fjones,I would definitely go for the IV iron if I were you. My ferritin was 3 in Sept. and I've been getting the IV iron every week since then. I just had it today and they redrew all of my iron studies again so we shall see. ... (13 replies)
... My hematologist said sometimes people just aren't able to tolerate oral iron, so I'm scheduled for my first IV of Venofer on Friday. ... (4 replies)
... g on talking to my dr about maintenance IV's like you mentioned the next time I see her. I wanted to get a little more insight as to how my body responds to the Venofer before suggesting this. ... (18 replies)
Iron via IV
Mar 25, 2015
... You should ask for Venofer IV right away. It's a miracle drug. If you suffer long enough with low iron your numbers RBC and Hemoglobin will go down. Oral supplements take long time. ... (5 replies)
... Everything was fine for the most part. Around 20 minutes in to it I noticed that my arm was throbbing a bit. Not at the IV site, but above it. It wasn't hot or red. My heart also felt a bit racey, even though my pulse had gone from 90 down to 77 from when I first sat down. ... (3 replies)
... My Dr. plans to administer 200mg of Venofer in one dose that he said should only take 30 minutes. Is this too fast? ... (7 replies)
... Ok I was just on the Venofer website and the "Important Safety Information" has me seriously nervous about my 1st infusion this Wed. ... (6 replies)
... as soon as I possibly could to get Venofer, an IV iron infusion once a week for 4 weeks and set me up another appointment to see him in a month and get rechecked. ... (4 replies)
... I'm going in for five Venofer infusions total. Then I go back in a month to see if my levels are up. I definitely have more energy now. It has been more than a month since I started them. ... (7 replies)
... Hi Amy, I can relate to you. I too have low levels of blood. My hemoglobin a 7.3 and my ferritin 3. I've been through the IV infusions. Started with Venefor and reacted to it so he stopped it immediately. Then I continued my infusions with Ferrecit for about 3 months. ... (6 replies)
... From what I've read here it sounds like some of your symptoms are due to IV iron and others are due to low Ferritin. I had RLS and low grade fever for 3 months. Doctors couldn't tell me anything either. ... (1 replies)
... Ive alway had venofer infusion, without any problems. ... (4 replies)
... Hi, the iron infusions work fairly quickly dependant on how low your iron is. I have the infusions once a week for about 4/6 weeks, and usually start feeling better after the 2nd or 3rd week (although everyone is different - some people ive spoke to whilst having my treatments say they feel better within days - everyone is different. have they said what you'll be... (6 replies)
... I have been on Venofer 100 mg. IV infusions for 4 years now. No side effects. I have to go every 8 weeks to a hematologists office in my area for the infusion. ... (1 replies)
... s red as could be and gettting worse by the second.I was soo scared!! All the nurses came running and the doctor too.They started me on a benadryl and prednisone iv to counteract the reaction.It began to get under control in about 2 hours as i was till there receiving more iv's. ... (4 replies)
Injectafer IV
Jul 9, 2015
... I was diagnosed with iron deficiency anemia three years ago, and my hematologist recommended venofer infusions when needed. My blood was tested every ten weeks. Last September I didn't go for a scheduled blood test, and finally went in December. ... (5 replies)

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