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... Ever since I was a baby, my hemoglobin has been slightly low. My mom was told to increase my iron rich foods. However, out of all 8 of her children, I was the only one with this issue. ... (6 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)
... When you are talking about "Iron Pills" what type of pills are you referring t? ... (3 replies)

... hi everyone. Well the good news is the iron iv must be doing something- i've gone from a Hmg of 5 in dec to 10 finally. (my ferritin is 11) My gi thought maybe i could finally switch to a prescription iron called Niferex 150 -generic is Ferrex- and finally be able to stop premeds b4 the iv which are awful-but no luck. I only took two pills and i got this horrible burning... (0 replies)
... This was a type of iron that I had to get at the prescription. ... (3 replies)
... but it wasn't enough. I had been taking over the counter iron pills for months because my doctor said I had low iron, but those weren't enough to keep my levels up. ... (1 replies)
... I called my rheumatologist's office today to see what my iron study and MMA blood result was. ... (2 replies)
... IV iron is not necessary unless your counts are too low to protect you from infection. As for how long IV iron lasts, it is dependent on what is causing the anemia. If it is a temporary bleeding problem, you might never need an IV again. ... (5 replies)
... Having a problem with iron is not uncommon, you just have to keep trying something different. Try a different type of prescription iron from your doctor that is easy on the GI system. This is your best bet. You may even have to try several until you find the one that works for you. ... (2 replies)
... My dr just said iron sulfate, 1 or 2 a day, and I take a generic pharmacy brand. ... (4 replies)
... Last Dec. while in the hospital, I was given intravenous iron for anemia and to lower my platelets. The last time I saw my Hemo was April. ... (5 replies)
... I have been anemic for a very long time. Doc always sends me home with a prescription for iron pills. They sit in the drawer because I can not tolerate them. I have stomach disorders and I am physically sick when I take iron. ... (2 replies)
... I also found out about my ferritin level when I went to see my doctor about hair loss. It seemed to start out of nowhere. 5 months after iron pills and a ferritin of 40 I'm still shedding a lot of hair, but it's a lot less than what I was losing in the beginning. ... (13 replies)
... were prescribed by my hematologist and I picked them up at the pharmacy counter not OTC so they both came with the normal instruction sheet that you get with a prescription medicine. Both advise that the iron pills are best taken on an empty stomach 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals. ... (7 replies)
... I also have IBS with constipation. I have been constipated my whole life and have tried everything. I've been on prescription stool softners and they haven't worked. My dr. ... (21 replies)
... I gave birth to my beautiful son on December 25, 2003. Unfortunately, I lost alot of blood which made my iron dropped. ... (4 replies)
... trate. it always seemed like i was in a daze. i was just recently found out that i was anemic. its amazing how much of that has changed now that i've been taking prescription iron pills for 3 months. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks for replying. I went to a pharmacy but I was told I could not buy the higher dose iron pills from them without a prescription, which is a problem because my doctor thinks I don't need a prescription. ... (4 replies)
... complex and not sure how to take all of these. and i take xanax at night. GEE WHIZ. i think i digest more pills than i do food. ... (50 replies)
... Yes, I went to see my GP today and she says it is back to the Hematologist for me too. I was testing out very very low Serum Iron, the ferritin has dropped to 4 and the hemoglobin is on its way down as well. She was on the phone to the pharmacy when I left the office to go back to work. They were going to try an iron"cocktail" to try to keep me from having to go for the... (2 replies)

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