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... I have been iron deficient for years. I was first diagnosed in 1995. My deficiency has been linked to excessive menstrual flow. ... (5 replies)
... I understand your fears about the IV iron. I react to a lot of things and so i would not do in unless I as at death's door! ... (20 replies)
... have been. The doc didn't do any further tests to determine the cause of the anemia, just figured it was due to the prilosec. I hope your wife feels better soon and you figure out what's going on. ... (4 replies)

... Oh okay. Are there any other better treatments for chronic heartburn and acid reflux? ... (5 replies)
... Prilosec can actually cause anemia and causes quite a few absorption disorders including B12 and folate. We need acid in our stomachs to breakdown absorb vitamins and nutrients and Prilosec eliminates that. ... (5 replies)
... in March. I'm on Lupron Depot so haven't had a real menstrual cycle since September, but my iron levels continue to drop. My hematocrit has only been as low as 30, an in March had come back up to 38...but my ferritin keeps dropping. ... (63 replies)
Iron level
May 3, 2007
... I had the tests and they did find bleeding in my stomach which was a surprise. But the GI doc doesn't think that is causing the low iron. ... (5 replies)
... Hello and Welcome although I'm sorry that you have had to join us. ... (11 replies)
... I do take thyroid medication and have just recently started on Prilosec. ... (15 replies)
... so far for me that has been enough to control the GERD and I have noticed a bit more stable iron level. I do occasionally need to add an extra day, but I can typically tell that I need an extra early enough that I can take one in time. ... (8 replies)
... I was having stomach issues also. My GI didn't think I needed to but I was glad I did because when he looked down there, I had gastritis and fresh bleeding of the stomach. This was not helping ANYTHING. So, if you are still having stomach issues on the PPIs, it is worth checking. ... (8 replies)
... Ill try to help because I know how you feel. I have some unexplained anemia too and I know how scary it can be. ... (1 replies)
... Well, your wife certainly has iron deficiency anemia. ... (6 replies)
... I recently had a routine physical done and a couple red flags came up with the result. ... (3 replies)
... My gastroenterologist was the one who gave me the "nod" that the Prilosec could be a contributing factor. But, since there are no studies or proof of this, he cannot say for sure. ... (11 replies)
... Yes, I had anemia show up starting last July. With some iron supplementation, I have gotten the anemia to go away, but my ferritin counts are still low. ... (11 replies)
... Back in February this year I started having restless legs syndrome, which caused insomnia. I have also had an issue of reflux, and have been on Prilosec for over 10 years, with my GI doctor increasing my dose to twice a day. ... (0 replies)
... If you are like me, and suffer from severe GERD, and cannot do without your PPI med, then you will also have to get your iron from a different route. I get IV iron infusions every 6 months or so when my Hgb and ferritin levels drop. Anyone with concerns of anemia who also takes these PPI's should discuss this with your doc! ... (11 replies)
... so I would think that prilosec might have a similar effect and therefore inhibit iron and other vit and mineral absorption. I agree with your decision. ... (11 replies)
... Iron definciency is not a disease in itself. You don't get iron deficiency like you do diabetes or cancer or the flu. Iron deficiency is a symptom or result of another disease process. ... (6 replies)

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