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Iron supplements
Nov 19, 2005
... I too have hypothyroidism and VERY low iron level 3.0. The doc put me on chromagen since the over the counter iron supplements were tearing my stomach up. The chromagen is much easier. ... (10 replies)
... First, thanks again to those of you who responded! I believe what you're saying about the Nexium but for some reason can NOT get my gastro doc to buy into it. ... (74 replies)
... Firstly, your iron levels on your blood test are simply and indication of how much iron was there at the time of the blood test. Your iron goes up and down all day long, depending on the foods you eat, drink, your menstrual cycle etc. ... (7 replies)

... yes, zinc, copper and calcium all intefere with iron absorbtion. My dr has me taking my zinc at bedtime. ... (13 replies)
... The complex amino acide tablets contain lysine and i think the other ingredient is glutamine. ... (29 replies)
... you have done the right thing by attempting to do something about your situation. ... (8 replies)
... Iron injections and iron infusions are two totally different things so you shouldn't get the two confused. ... (5 replies)
... If it helps any, i first began correcting my iron levels with over the counter iron pills which began constipating me. I then went to a liquid iron supplement which didn't give me any bad side effects, however it was very slow working. ... (4 replies)
... I'm right there with you all the way to the lymphocyte count. I don't think the low end of normal should ever be acceptable and should be treated. Your teetering way to close to the no no zone! I'm on the low end of normal and my Dr. ... (1 replies)
... and was dismissed by the GP as 'normal' as it fell just in range! ... (1 replies)
... i can identify with the hair loss. I first began noticing the hair shedding back at the start of 2001, but as i was going through some stress and was on antidepressants i put it down to that. ... (10 replies)
... Hey, I can related to the IBS stuff. Whenever I try to take calcium supplements or the fish oil, I get crampy IBS symptoms. To the point, I can't take it anymore. ... (6 replies)
New lab work
Jan 21, 2009
... wow, you truly have gone through some trials!! Now that i understand that your malabsorption relates to the removal of your stomach i'm not even sure what suggestions to make. ... (7 replies)
Iron supplements
May 10, 2007
... If you want to increase your ferritin level, you likely need to take an iron supplement. ... (16 replies)
... Hi Sparkles, well i'm not a doctor, but from what i have found out is that ferritin is the important one, but in general doctors and people alike tend to refer to the levels in a general way by simply saying "iron levels". ... (21 replies)
... L and the range is 2. ... (7 replies)
... I would call your doctor's office back and ask them to write a prescription for something more specific than just "iron pills". If it's available over the counter, I am sure the pharmacist will let you know. ... (2 replies)
... As with anything, we're all individuals and will react to certain things differently. For me personally, i first began taking over the counter iron pills which naturally constipated me and seem to constipate most people. I then bought another over the counter iron supplement in liquid form. ... (8 replies)
... I agree that the Spatone is probably not enough, but promising since it did correct the anemia pretty quickly. ... (6 replies)
... no Rx needed, and the stuff is pretty easy on the gut.. it's a liquid but it has a surprisingly good taste to it. ... ... (2 replies)


Associated Tags: iron anemia, iron deficency, irritable bowel symdrome

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