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... fine so they gave me iron pills and things got better. Before they got better, though, they got worse. I have been having some trouble with random and constant bleeding that may be related to a small fibroid in the back of my uterus. ... (36 replies)
... one of it interferes. As for the wine, I love it too. My hematologist didn't seem to think it would be that bad for me, but I keep worying that it will make my bleeding even worse. I had my first drink tonight with dinner after months without. Boy, am I a cheap drunk. Thank goodness I don't like chocolate. ... (36 replies)
... Linds - Roughly around the time i began noticing major hair shedding (about 7yrs ago now) i ended up with some weird monthly cycles and i wasn't even close to menopause. I put it down to using fertility drugs to try and fall pregnant. My gp kept putting me on the pill, but after 3 different brands i gave up as each had some very disagreeable side effects with me. I put up... (14 replies)

... I have excess estrogen and i knew a few basic things, but not too much. I learnt a lot about it from my thyroid doctor and did wonder why he was focusing so much on helping me lower my estrogen. It's only in the last week that i began delving into hormones a bit more and what role estrogen plays and it's not a nice one. Basically all the bad things that go on in our... (6 replies)
... get a starburst in the middle of my forehead every time I stood up. I would have to stop and breathe and kinda balance myself to keep from fainting. I too was bleeding heavily although I am right in the middle of my reproductive years. I was also craving ice to the point that I was worried about my teeth. ... (7 replies)
... My bleeding has been slowing down,but I would still like to find a doc who can figure out why I am bleeding as I see the bleeding as a symptom of something else and I don't believe in treating symptoms instead of causes. ... (67 replies)
... is taking. You are very lucky to be getting infusions they are the fastest way to build iron back up. I have never had an infusion but I read a lot here and most ladies seem to report feeling better within a weekish, but again that just depends on you. The iron is going right into your blood, right where it needs to be. ... (4 replies)
... I don't know a whole bunch about iron injections as I just took the pills and they seemed to work for me. My Dr. is relating my low iron to heavy bleeding as well. I have read a lot on these forums and have read some people struggle with injections while others don't. ... (1 replies)
... Hello Ladies, Thought I'd give you an update if you don't mind and also vent just a little. Today I saw my GI doc for consult on my iron deficiency issues. It was not a very fruitful visit because I still don't have any answers and didn't even get to ask all my questions. It was her last day before vacation and she was double-booked almost the whole day. She... (13 replies)
... How are all of you ladies doing with your iron stores? ... (50 replies)
... past 22 years because I didn't like it, but this new generation of pills seem to be very different. No weight gain, no emotional issues, and light breakthrough bleeding the first month, but so far the second month nothing. ... (6 replies)
... acking out. Being anemic is kind of a big deal, so yes I agree with the other poster be glad you do have Dr's that are being proactive because there are a lot of ladies here that do complain of not having a Dr. that cares. This isn't something you want to brush off. ... (11 replies)
... I kept pulling it off saying "I can't breath", they gently put it back on, whizzed me down the hall back to O.R. I was bleeding internally and fast. Thankfully they went back in and found it but it took all afternoon, I was woken up at 7pm from the second surgery. ... (25 replies)
... t even have a degree in biology but this goes against all I have read here from you ladies and in other places. ... (3 replies)
... it will be perfectly safe to take the highest dose you can.overdose is extremely unlikely .as you are still bleeding. don't forget the range is anything from 10-200 so you have plenty of leeway. that's teribble you've been stuck indoors with that stuff,i do know how it feels.!.I am in bed myself today because of it..also bad headache. & sinus type pain.,do you get any other... (34 replies)
My ferritin
Sep 9, 2008
... I am encouraged to hear that you ladies have been able to raise your level of ferritin, but my dermotolgist said they like it to be 70! How will I ever get it that high? ... (7 replies)
... First, welcome to the group. I am sort of new myself and have been reading up on alot of the posts and have gotten some helpful information so far. The ladies here know more than some doctors do about anemia. And everyone is very nice too. ... (8 replies)
... For the ladies that think they just have a heavy period monthly as I thought... wouldn't hurt to check it out with a scan. ... (0 replies)
... Hey, concerning the iron deficiency anemia, I just found out that food containing tannic acid, such as coffee, chocolate, and red wine, will deplete iron. *cry* my three favorite things!!! anyway, avoid those things because they'll be working against all your efforts to get that H&H back up. good luck. (36 replies)
... Thanks Jean. Great username!!! I read about all of the procedures, but I only have one tiny fibroid and ten doctors have seen it on ultrasound. No one thinks it could be causing the kinds or problems I have had. In fact, I am still without a diagnosis, unless I have adenomyosis, which we will know in February. I am getting a hysterectomy in three months since I have... (36 replies)

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