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... I had an iron infusion 2 years ago. The iron was infused over a 6 hour period of time. During the infusion, I had some what severe left shoulder pain. They had to slow the infusion down to barely dripping at all. The next day I ran a fever of 101. ... (4 replies)
... Hi, I just had my 2nd infusion. The 1st one my throat started to get scratchy..then for a week afterwards I felt terrible. My joints, muscles, entire body was very sore. I was terribly exhausted, just felt terrible. ... (4 replies)
... how long is it since you last had iv iron? ... (6 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)
... Hi there ! i am relived to see someone got help for their anemia , i am going for my first IV tommrow with venofer , ferritin is a 5 and iron is a 19 i have so many symptoms i am so sick from this , my whole life is on hold! ... (2 replies)
... I always see that there's lots of questions about Iron infusions, otherwise known as IV iron. I just finished my last and sixth treatment on Monday so I thought I would share my experience with you. ... (2 replies)
... I hope I am doing this right in trying to reply. ... (4 replies)
... 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 had to wait until 10 am to get my iron, so my sodium drip was shut off after 40 minutes. ... (0 replies)
... Don't be afraid ~ I have had two transfusion and each one I got a worse reaction to, but most people I read about have very little side effects, I even told them I have reactions to shell fish which has iron in it ~ just remember to have some Benadryl on hand, maybe go home after your treatment and take it easy for the day ~ I will say my mind wants to go but my body is too... (13 replies)
... tory of Celiac disease. I tested positive on the blood test but since the villi looked great, I was not given an official diagnosis. Despite this fact, I chose to go gluten free several years ago but it has not helped the anemia. ... (7 replies)
... Today was my second day of Venofer via IV and once again I had no problems. ... (7 replies)
... well the thing is we tried a natural iron supplement to and same thing then i had cancer and they gave me procriet (sp) and that helped for a while my periods are not the problem but we are ttc one more then i am having a hysterectomy so stopping them is not an option right now thank you so much for your info though (7 replies)
... Having a total dose infusion of iron dextran. 1400mg. They told me it will take 6 hours. ... (10 replies)
... I think you may be confusing low iron with low hemaglobin. I immagine it's your Hgl that's a 9.4. I'm sure your iron is very low as well which according to your doctors is what's causing the anemia. Have any of them suggested stopping your periods to help preserve what iron you are able to absorb and store? ... (7 replies)
... Make sure and tell your doctor about the side effects you had because my doctor told me and my other two sisters that he wouldn't give us any more iron infusions as we all had reactions to them even with the steroids and benadryl before hand. he said the reactions would only get worse. ... (13 replies)
Re; iron infusions
Aug 13, 2005
... search IV iron, Infusion, some folks confuse it with transfusion, you'll find several threads. It's my understanding that Venofer has caused fewer reactions than Infed. It is much quicker to administer. ... (13 replies)
... already know the cause of your anemia, which is a very good thing. Now that they know why you're anemic they can start raising your levels and getting you back to feeling healthy! ... (7 replies)

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