It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Message Board


Anemia Board Index
Board Index > Anemia | 0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 Showing 1 - 20 of 98 for reactions of iron iv. (0.024 seconds)


... I have no experience with IV iron therapy myself. You can use the search box at the top of the page and see what others have had to say about IV iron. From what I have read Venofer is the only way to go if you are going to go the IV route. ... (7 replies)
... I have been anemic since the third trimester of my pregnancy. My daughter is now 18 months old. I took oral iron for 9 months with almost no effect so I was finally referred to a hematologist who advised Iron Iv. ... (0 replies)
... I know that anemia and iron deficiency are terrible on the body but treatment is not without risk. It was my understanding that some of the IV iron had high risks for allergic reactions. Since I am so sensitive to many things, it will be a last resort for me. ... (4 replies)

... I have been on many types of iron. Initially, I took 325 mg ferrous sulfate three times a day but I have tried so many others that I can't even recall them all. ... (7 replies)
... Dextran today. They first give you a small amount to see if there is an allergic reaction. If you are going to have a severe reaction, you will have a mild case of it then. My doctor also gives me an IV with a steriod and antihistamine to help with possible side effects allergic reactions. ... (2 replies)
... I've never had a reaction to the IV iron like what you've described, but I know other women here have had reactions. ... (4 replies)
... Hi, I am new to the board. I have had iron deficiency anemia for about four years now without any identifiable cause. ... (7 replies)
... this is of course assuming you have no issues with absorption. There are a lot of different forms of iron but your Dr. will have to help guide you thru those. I get IV iron and have had reactions to that. ... (7 replies)
... You don't mention why you may be anemic. Is this a straight forward case of iron deficiency anemia? ... (4 replies)
... To Shamrock, I was wondering about your iron transfusions, I was told yesterday I needed Iron my ferritin is also too low to measure they say zero can't find it. ... (20 replies)
... have had rapid heart beats for the first few day. Remember however you have to take it easy and then gradually move to the things you was doing. I have had no reactions to these injection. They are done through a IV and yes the IV is in my arm right now as I type. Some times now I forget it is in there. ... (7 replies)
... and have many more side effects. People that receive that type of iron also are premedicated with Benadryl to lessen the chances of allergic reactions. My hematologist feels that my anemia is due to my bone marrow not adequately absorbing the iron. ... (20 replies)
... so any amount of energy is better then none! ... (13 replies)
... Sorry that you were one of the people to have a bad experience. Perhaps it was the type of IV given some are more at risk for reactions than others. Did they do a trial dose on you first? ... (2 replies)
... Having a total dose infusion of iron dextran. 1400mg. They told me it will take 6 hours. ... (10 replies)
... What sort of iron are they giving you? ... (19 replies)
Iron infusion
Jul 10, 2008
... I have been on all three types of IV iron currently available. I am using the iron sucrose currently. I have had all types of reactions. With iron dextran, I had anaphylaxis. ... (12 replies)
... Today was my second day of Venofer via IV and once again I had no problems. ... (7 replies)
... You ARE asking the right questions. IV infusion is not without risk, however, I always say that I am very grateful that we have this resource when needed. ... (10 replies)
... Sorry I did not reply earlier, but yesterday I was at the hospital getting barium Xrays of my intestines looking for anything to account for my counts NOT going up after the infusion. ... (63 replies)




Pages: 1 2 3 4 5

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:04 PM.





© 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!