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... you may be taking to much iron. What does your doctor say? I would think your doctor would lower your iron. You can get to much iron and it will cause your problems with your liver, heart, pancreas, skin, joints, and overies for woman, and testes for males, so if I were you I would ask my doctor to lower the iron I was taking. or at least find out why he hasn't done... (2 replies)
... and the doctor came back to the exam room after testing and told me he was admitting me to the hospital, he was calling an ambulance to take me from his office to the hospital... ... (0 replies)
Need your advice!!
Sep 30, 2007
... t resort. IV iron can cause allergic reactions and it has its own side effects depending on what they use. Some of them can make you feel really bad for a week after the treatment. Oftentimes, they have to administer Benedryl with the IV iron because many people react to the IV iron. ... (11 replies)

... normal hemoglobin. I had been taking all my vitamins since having the bypass surgery, so my levels were apparently fine. About 3 years after the bypass, I started having loss of feeling in my toes. I thought it was from wearing tight shoes, but my primary doctor thought a b12 test was in order. ... (6 replies)
... In a nutshell, I've become anemic and we don't know why. After a lot of lab tests we know that it's iron deficiency anemia. ... (11 replies)
... Yes the prep is what terrifies me about the colonoscopy the most! I know it must be done though, I've heard of other problems that could cause all of this too. I've had to do my own research quite extensively to try to find answers as doctors don't seem to have any. ... (6 replies)
... By doing the upper GI after doing a colonoscopy, it sounds like your doctor is pursuing a direction. After being diagnosed with iron deficiency anemia, I had to have an upper GI endoscopy and a colonoscopy to check for any GI bleeding.... ... (4 replies)
... I'm certainly no expert on the issue but I would think it would be a good idea to have the colonoscopy just to be sure. I'm also thinking that with your heavy clotting that really seems like it might be the source of the low iron. ... (11 replies)
... You are not alone with the Fleet problem of throwing up. Back when I was having my colonoscopy I talked to a few people who used Fleet and then read about it on the internet. Apparently, it causes a LOT of people to vomit when using it. ... (32 replies)
Low Iron
Mar 3, 2004
... If all of these numerous tests turn out normal, and no problems are found...then, by deduction, the doctor will probably tell you to go see your could be that you have heavy periods, fibroids, etc. ... (21 replies)
... Thanks for writing. I am really sorry that you're having these problems with no answers. ... (6 replies)
... all after an excellent night's sleep. ... (3 replies)
... I have had on going problems with anemia and my health in general and am now feeling so low about everything. ... (2 replies)
... Since then, I have read alot about all sorts of blood problems including anemias. ... (9 replies)
... Hi Mike, We're buddies in this. ;-) My last dr visit was the beginning of April and when I asked him about the discrepancy, he didn't say too much-just..."stop taking the iron supplements". He was a general surgeon and I think probably, mostly focuses on colonoscopy/gastroscopy findings. My chiropractor also agreed that I should stop taking the supplements. So, all I do... (2 replies)
GI's over update
Mar 22, 2009
... I had capsule endoscopy done in October 08 after my scope was clean and it was pretty easy compared to some of the others in the GI world. ... (6 replies)
... d. Getting the iron and vit d levels better has made alot of difference for me. I too am a vegetarian and think that diet was the problem with my iron.Although a colonoscopy soon will tell me if there are other problems. ... (2 replies)
Anemia Still?
Sep 11, 2011
... I really need some advice with a problem that I have been battling for over a year now. I previously underweight for my height after I lost a lot of weight due to stress suffered while sitting my examinations. I have thankfully got up to a reasonably healthy weight of about 154lbs. ... (3 replies)
My Anemia Story
Sep 4, 2011
... I have many hopes and dreams that this treatment will clear up so many of the problems I face with physical activity. My dream is to be able to be physically active again as I once was, and be able to do the things I can't do today. ... (2 replies)
... I'll condense a long year worth of problems very short and if you have questions I'll be more then willing to provide details. About this time last year I was having RLS symptoms. ... (1 replies)

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