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... I would definitely talk to your doctor. The more I read the more I understand that there are different types of iron supplements for different types of anemia. Your doctor can prescribe the right iron supplement along with the right dosage. ... (2 replies)
... Both of your doctors are doing the right thing for you. What they are telling you is the truth. ... (1 replies)
Iron Injections
Jun 11, 2007
... c you don't want to take iron orally. You need to be on the correct dosage of oral iron long enough for them to see whether your levels are going up or staying put. ... (6 replies)

... On a whim, I experimented with iron supplements. ... (3 replies)
... I think the iron is a good idea however you need to check your dosage. ... (5 replies)
... You are not going crazy and the low iron is most definitely causing you to feel constant tiredness, no motivation and some people even suffer depression. ... (6 replies)
... Anyway, I still haven't found a satisfactory iron to take. Right now I am doing two Spatone's a day and am having good luck with a children's multivitamin with 15 mg of iron in it. ... (6 replies)
... You want your Hgb to get to 14 to be optimal. And of course to fill your iron stores, but you want to do that without iron overloading. ... (6 replies)
... you have done the right thing by attempting to do something about your situation. ... (8 replies)
... You have to look at the elemental iron on each bottle and compare that. Double check that your mgs are correct for your FS too. What is your Hgb level? ... (3 replies)
... I also don't think that you wouldn't react that quickly to iron in your system, perhaps this is possible. ... (3 replies)
... In Feb '07 i saw a Trichologist and he got me onto a much stronger supplement, then i got IBS symptoms from it, then he got me taking organic iron tablets with it to settle my stomach and this worked. In March my ferretin was 29 and in May it was 26. ... (29 replies)
... tamin C already added so you don't have to worry about that. My year script just ran out so I had to ask at the pharmacy and they tried to sell it to me as Poly Iron Forte form, but I realized it on the spot. ... (3 replies)
... I have been getting iron infusions for a while. While I was being tested for multiple myleoma, a different doctor treated me and gave me larger dosages or iron infusion than I was getting. After the second infusion, I developed a flushed feeling and still have it fifteen hours after the fact. ... (0 replies)
... Yes, the amount seems right. I was taking in excess of 6, 325mg ferrous sulfate tablets a day with orange juice for a while. I think you're right about the Protonix. Without stomach acid, you can't absorb nutrients including iron. ... (6 replies)
... I can understand you wanting to start slowly and that is maybe advisable as some people don't handle instant high doses of iron supplements right away. ... (8 replies)
... In other words, the Synthroid is supposed to be taken first thing in the morning and I can't take iron until at least 4 hours later. ... (9 replies)
Oct 4, 2008
... In the interim start taking your iron supplements again, even if you think that they are not helping, they are. Think positive thoughts and do keep us posted! ... (2 replies)
... The highest my ferretin got to was 61 and it took me 2 years to get there. The moment i stopped taking daily iron supplements it dropped slightly lower by my next blood test. ... (12 replies)
... and while that definitely contributes to fatigue while they are trying to find the right replacement dosage, but just remember that even 10 is anemic and can also contribute to the fatigue in the afternoons. ... (4 replies)

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