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... 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)
... I would suggest taking the pills. ... (1 replies)
... When i first found out i was very low in iron i simply bought over the counter iron tablets, which ended up giving me constipation. ... (3 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)
... 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)
Iron Injections
Jun 9, 2007
... I've thought about asking my doctor for iron injections. ... (6 replies)
... These are just the types I have on hand here at the moment, but you can see what I am getting at. ... (3 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)
... Hello, I just had my first blood transfusion because of anemia. It was at 7.5 and when I left the hospital it was 9.5. I took 150MG of Elemental Iron and when I got rechecked almost 2 weeks later, it is 11.5 and normal is 12. ... (22 replies)
... The complex amino acide tablets contain lysine and i think the other ingredient is glutamine. ... (29 replies)
Iron Injections
Jun 11, 2007
... That's why i raised the injection issue as nobody had mentioned having them from the amount i had read on this board. ... (6 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)
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)
... you have done the right thing by attempting to do something about your situation. ... (8 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)
... What is your age? Are you still menstruating? If so, are your periods heavy? As you've seen on the other threads, there are so many causes of iron deficiency or anemia: Celiac Disease Lupus Thyroid Disorders Colon and/or Stomach Bleeding Malabsorption of nutrients. (29 replies)
... and was dismissed by the GP as 'normal' as it fell just in range! ... (1 replies)
... Good that your doc did some test to figure out why. For two years I have known that I was anemic and my GP said to take over the counter iron. I asked my obgyn to retest me, and my blood test just showed that my levels went down from 21 two yrs ago to 14. ... (29 replies)


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