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... ain receptors, you get pain in the darnest places like in your back. If you are concerned just call up the nurse and double check. It doesn't hurt to give them a quick call. I had my infusion yesterday and I feel better but I am not about to start running marathons yet. ... (15 replies)
... I had my second infusion today. First one was a "test infusion" of a smallish dose of about 60 something units about two weeks ago and I handled it just fine. ... (63 replies)
... Just another quick reply. After having an upper endoscope, they found esophogitis and a hiatal hernia. There is a possibility that that is causing the anemia. ... (22 replies)

Re; iron infusions
Aug 13, 2005
... hours. Venofer is also given several times until the iron stores are up to a desired level. ANY of these drugs can cause reactions but that's why you'll be under constant medical supervision during the IV. ... (13 replies)
... I have been getting iron infusions about twice per year for the last two years. ... (9 replies)
... rtness of breath, less whooshing in my ears, etc. I was really bad off. Anyway, I still don't feel like my old self, but I can finally walk through a store and a quick walk on the treadmill without feeling like I'll faint. ... (3 replies)
... Just a quick question. How do you feel right after the IV iron infusion? ... (24 replies)
... Thanks so much for posting this. It scared me to read how you felt afterwards but Id rather be informed and a little scared than oblivious and terrified. I will make sure I have a bottle of water with me, to wear loose and comfy clothing and shoes that slip on and off and dont bind. They told me that they are going to sedate me and wont let me leave unless I have a... (63 replies)
... I am going in tomorrow for my first Iron Dextran infusion and I am a bit concerned after speaking to the nurse about it and reading the side effects. ... (15 replies)
... Now it is 2011 I had to have another infusion and the red cells are very small and my hemoglobin levels are still 8 or below. ... (3 replies)
... The ferritin level is not really an issue if you are not bleeding out. If you are bleeding out, you need to be sure why. Transfusions of iron replacement in any form is dangerous. If you are bleeding from menstrual situation, that can be stopped with hormones. ... (2 replies)
... I have been on the treadmill of falling ferritin for three years now. If you level are really low, you really need a quick fix, ie iron infusion by a hematologist. My store now is my ferritin is at 8 and now I have to get three infusions next week. ... (4 replies)
... Sadly, i get the impression that in a lot of these cases, they never realy get to the bottom of where the iron is going, and all that can be done is to keep your iron levels up via pills or infusions. ... (2 replies)
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... I had my first of five injections today and it was such a relief. First it took the chemist three weeks to get the iron from a supplier and then my doctor was sick last monday and this monday. I began to think i'd never get the ball rolling. ... (29 replies)
... Iron infusions should be seen as a last resort NOT a quick fix. ... (10 replies)
... ines were bypassed. that was 23 yrs ago. back in 2003 i started feeling like a piece of dead tissue nothing wanted to move. went to a blood doc got 3000 mg of iron within a 6 hour infusion it took 4 to 6 weeks but i felt like a new person. had so much energy. i had no idea how low my level was at that time. ... (3 replies)
Allergic reaction
Mar 30, 2009
... So today I went for my first iron infusion. I'm a runner and I'm certain it's contributing to my low ferritin count of 3. Pills and diet have not made a difference. ... (3 replies)
Low Ferritin
Nov 19, 2007
... Finally, my GP found a very compassion GI dr. She gave me a big bag of iron infusion (March 2007). Everythings raised up nicely. Now it fall to 13......... I used it so quick? :confused: (49 replies)
Re; iron infusions
Aug 23, 2005
... Neither the doc or the nurse that did my infusion mentioned any other meds i was gettin other than the venofer, informative or WHAT! ... (13 replies)

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