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... I went in to my hematologist's office for my iron infusion on tuesday.I noticed that the color of the iron was different then what i had been getting in my previous visits.I made it almost to the end of the treatment and i started itching like crazy on my inner thigh. ... (4 replies)
... Last year I was dx with IDA. It was on accident. I am the one who pointed out to my PCP that everytime I had bloodwork done, my CBC's were always off. Since 2006, I noticed that my HGB and HCT were either normal or low. It was back and forth. ... (1 replies)
... and B12. Not too bad. So, I was prescribed oral Iron and had to receive monthly B12 shots. Needless to say, didnt work. Knowing my history of gastric bypass and my increasingly dangerous issue of pica, I was referred to a Hematologist. ... (1 replies)

... but they just gave me benedryl to get through it. My iron numbers went up alot and then within about 9 months ,back down again. I tried to get them up myself by juicing spinach and high iron drinks, excersising more, eating more red meat but nothing helped. Dr. finally told me I needed another infusion. ... (10 replies)
... I have had 3 infusions of Venofer and I have had 1 infusion of Dextran and I didn't have a reaction to either type. They gave me Benadryl, Tylenol, by mouth and a steroid shot through my IV before each round of iron. Plus they should give you a test dose to see if you have a reaction. ... (13 replies)
... I go back to the hematologist on June 29th and am wondering if she'll let me try the IV therapy again. ... (74 replies)
... Thanks! I'm going to check out the Amino Acids I actually have a book on them. I'm just not sure what and how much to take. ... (29 replies)
... You really should get referred to a heamatologist. They will advise you on the best course of treatment. Iron pills dont work overnight, it can take a few months to get your levels back up, whereas the iv iron gets to work straight away. ... (6 replies)
... If you go down to the bottom of this page and click on page 3 there is a post "Intervenous Iron side effects" by dorri that you can read. I think I saw 44 replies there. I have never had IV but you sound like the others. Hope you feel better soon. ... (3 replies)
... I have had an iron infusion. I had a reaction to it with my heart palpating and they had to slow the rate in which they gave the infusion. For one week afterward I ran a fever of 100.1 F or thereabouts. I was tired, and achey. ... (2 replies)
... Iron can be given by IV infusion. What happens when you take oral iron that constitutes an allergic reaction? ... (5 replies)
... I totally understand your concerns about the infusion, though I know plenty of people reach the point where they're willing to risk any possible complications in the hope of feeling better. ... (17 replies)
... the iron infusions work fairly quickly dependant on how low your iron is. ... (6 replies)
... You don't mention why you may be anemic. Is this a straight forward case of iron deficiency anemia? ... (4 replies)
Iv Iron Questions
Sep 13, 2003
... I'd hate to do a repeat. It would take too long. There's a few different kinds, so each is administered over a different time period. ... (4 replies)
... What IV iron preparation did they give you? ... (5 replies)
... a week. I wake up craving it. I go to sleep eating it. I have fallen asleep with a cup of ice in my hand to awaken with a lap full of ice water! I am not so sure I want the ice to have a funny taste! I like this addiction! But I really want to feel better. ... (24 replies)
... the first hour being a really slow drip to see if I'd have a reaction. ... (9 replies)
... My understanding is that the ferritin measures your iron stores... ... (24 replies)
... anemia and wanted to update and encourage those who haven't to SEEK HELP. ... (24 replies)

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