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... Welcome to the boards! My DH has HH and double gene mutation. We were told that both of our children are carriers. When my son was tested his Internist said he did not have HH, but would have to be monitored every 5 years for this disorder. ... (21 replies)
... e that I've never been able to tolerate oral iron. The second wanted to test the IV again. I said heck no and went to the allergist who forbid me from having any iron orally or IV after I could not tolerate the desiccated liver tablets. ... (6 replies)
... I can relate. I have the same exact problems to the "T" as you do. Iron is supposed to constipate and I always worried I was one of the odd because it does just the exact opposite. For the last 8 months I have had the nasty "D" word, nonstop. It's horrid. ... (2 replies)

Iron injections
Sep 21, 2007
... With that being said, what I did when I was having the "endometrial ablation" which I LOVE, the doc said that you have to replace the amount of iron that you use up with a period, to at least break even. ... (9 replies)
... blood volume is going up due to improved blood cell creation. Whatever, the reason, it is true that during anemia the weight most often goes down due to the lack of appetite in the anemic person, but there are occasions where the body weight goes up due to the body trying to hang on to body fluids for nutritional reasons. ... (6 replies)
... While in the hospital I received two units of iron thru my iv in between blood transfusions. As soon as the iron started, I began having diarrhea, dr gave me immodium but it never went away and they didnt seem too concerned with this. ... (4 replies)
... Sorry to hear your iron infusion is not so successful. I'm just opposite. I think I'm very successful but....... ... (4 replies)
... for a couple of weeks now. I thought iron supplements were supposed to cause constipation, but I'm in the exact opposite situation. ... (4 replies)
... I personally lost weight when I was anemic, but many people do gain weight and it seems to be a lot of fluid mostly in the feet and ankles due to the blood cells trying to hang on to what iron that it is getting. Or it could be some signal for other reasons. ... (4 replies)
... Now you will not be taking iron for a while. Funny how that is completely opposite of what you wanted to do, I'm sorry. I'm so glad that you figured this out now than later. ... (4 replies)
... deficiency anemia and am noticing that when it kicks in, I gain weight which seems the opposite of what I'd expect. Perhaps it is the prescription iron I am taking? ... (4 replies)
... joints ache. His last set of blood work, they checked his iron, ferritin, CBC, and differential. CBC and Differentials are all in normal range. ... (6 replies)
... I had blood work done for a physical at work. I had a hgb of 5. ... (6 replies)
... Your husband might need further testing such as DNA Mutation Analysis for the HH gene to DX HH. Both of my children are carriers because my DH has the double gene. ... (6 replies)
... e information to share. After stumbling across the site repeatedly while trying to research what's happening with my girls, it appears that there is quite a bit of collective wisdom here!! ... (0 replies)
... I'm in Montreal too. I pay a private lab for my Iron panel. My problem is that I'm totally hypothyroid. If your iron is too low or too high your thyroid doesn't work. To get my ferritin down I'll have to donate blood probably a few times to get it into range. ... (7 replies)
Iron Deficiency
Nov 29, 2012
... First of all your ferritin is pretty low. That number itself takes months to go up especially if you are taking oral iron. ... (1 replies)
... The iron level is notoriously inaccurate. Well, inaccurate is probably not the right word. Iron levels in the blood can flucuated several times over the course of a day. Just depends what you ate the day before the test, what you ate the day off, when the test was done, etc. ... (4 replies)
... Well the test in which my saturation and iron were high was a test done in 1999, interestingly this was a period in which i suffered from alopecia areata for about a year or two. ... (4 replies)
... I hope I don't miss anything! First of all welcome. I always tell people sorry to have met you like this. Which I truly am. ... (12 replies)

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