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... I have had both. The injections are unlike any other shots I have ever had. It is a VERY thick injection and they gave me something to squeeze to distract from the pain of it and I do not have a needle or shot phobia. ... (3 replies)
... I had gastric bypass as well, it doesn't matter how much you can eat that affects the iron, it is the part of your intestines and stomach that was bypassed, your body no longer produces the intrinsic factor needed to absorb the iron from the food you do eat. ... (63 replies)
... I have been on Venofer 100 mg. IV infusions for 4 years now. No side effects. I have to go every 8 weeks to a hematologists office in my area for the infusion. It takes about an hour or so, and is more annoying than anything else. ... (1 replies)

... I am new here and there seems to be alot of confusion over IV iron infusion vs. iron shots. I have chronic Iron Deficiency Anemia, and have been this way for a couple of years. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks for writng back to me. Because of the restraint of space I was not clear as to my situation. My gp was in 2001. ... (2 replies)
... iron, you might want to do a search on Repliva. It is a new prescription and is supposed to have less side effects and more absorption. You take the iron only 21 days a month but get absorption for 30. Good luck. What can cause anemia other than menstral problems? ... (7 replies)
Lab results?
Jan 19, 2004
... shots for the rest of their lives. ... (16 replies)
... I posted here a while back. Thanks for all the helpful replies. I was nervous because I had read a lot of the side effects of InFed and gotten myself all scared. ... (0 replies)
... Yeah at the time the anemia symptoms weren't that bad, the worse symptoms were the iron side effects.Also there were some symptoms that I wasn't sure was caused by anemia or the iron. ... (2 replies)
... l after I had gastric bypass. My oldest son feels I am lazy and just don't want to work or pick up the house. I have no energy, can't focus and now due to weekly iron infusions I am one of the lucky ones who gets the side effects. ... (3 replies)
... B12 shots are one of the most effective ways of building up your B12 levels if you are deficient. The other good way is to take something called "sublingual" B12. ... (7 replies)
... run after and a fulltime job. Just have the full time job. This surgery has its draw backs. I too have a ferritin that runs about 4 all the time. I have had the iron infusion one time about two years ago. I have learned something for myself that may or may not work for you. ... (5 replies)
... But I already started my B12 shots last week, I've had 5 now....thanks for the info though. ... (40 replies)
... Side effects are different for everyone all you can do is try different things until one works for you. I can see if you had problems with OTC iron. ... (3 replies)
... Personally, i had more side effects with oral iron. ... (1 replies)
... I know alot of you have had different treatments for AIHA. BUT IF YOU HAVEN'T had a Rituxan treatment please stop scaring people away from it. ... (7 replies)
... I'm anemic because I can't absorb it. I have to take monthly shots to keep my levels up. ... (2 replies)
... Thank you so much for all of the replys. I definitely think my anemia is due to absorption issues. ... (6 replies)
... I have tried all kinds of oral iron therapy but all of them give me severe stomach upset and loose bowels. That is why I went for the shots. ... (3 replies)
... ing at 80... my symptoms were only ulcers in the mouth and fatigue. my level is now at around 300 i think and i am feeling much better... though still tired with iron level of 8. ... (15 replies)




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