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... Doctor's like iron infusions due to the neccesary concentrated iron which our bodies need. I am presently doing infusions. My hematologist told me there wasn't any side effects to mention. He was wrong. ... (63 replies)
... I had a very low red blood cell count for a long time. I was on iron always, finally I was on 3 iron pills a day. My doctor said, your iron is fine but your Hemoglobin is not going up its slowly going down. After lots of tests with a specialist, I have Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia. ... (1 replies)
... the last time I was in the hospital they wanted to give me a blood transfusion, I said I didn't know them and wanted to find a doctor of my choice. ... (1 replies)

... will pass on it's own, it's not stuck, but we are keeping you here and giving you a blood transfusion. Your Blood level is at a 6." I ended up getting two units of blood, and was told to follow up the next day with my primary care doctor. ... (4 replies)
... hi it's funny you ask why they didn't transfuse me. my primary doctor didn't even come up with any options at all! a freind of our a hematologist in a different state went ballistic and said i must go to hosp but then suggested the iron iv because i was deathly afraid of a transfusion-you know not knowing how well they really screen the blood etc. my doctor agreed to the iv ... (63 replies)
... I was diagnosed with anemia in 2008 and received a series of iron transfusion of 8 within a few months. My hemoglobin was 9.4 and reached up to 11. ... (6 replies)
... My 70 year old mother is in need of iron transfusion therapy. ... (1 replies)
... I've had difficulty in taking my recommended dosage of Ferrous Sulfate. ... (1 replies)
... might put you at further risk during this period. You should ask your doc that question. I had palps very badly with tachycardia and didn't die, with a ferritin of 2, which is very low. ... (7 replies)
... Hi, I am 53 yrs old and I had to have part of my stomach removed in 1995,1996, and 1997 because of bleeding ulcers..I had no idea I had anemia..I was working and this happened about 6 months after my last surgery..My hemg. fell to 6.. ... (9 replies)
... Also even at the lower range of the "normal" levels you wouldn't have enough iron. ... (7 replies)
... Hi, just found this thread and am wondering if I REALLY had to have the blood transfusion I had 2 years ago........ ... (63 replies)
... I was just wondering. The liver powder says only 0.6mg of iron per Tablespoon. I notice most supplements say 28mg iron per tablet. ... (5 replies)
Iron Infusions
Mar 28, 2008
... I have had iron deficiency for years...I am a redhead maybe that has something to do with it. I have been on iron supplements for 5 years now and Repliva for one. ... (7 replies)
... sent me directly to the hospital for a 2 unit transfusion, it helped, but only for about 3 weeks. I then went back to my old PCP who was monitoring my dropping iron levels, she then referred me to a hematologist who immediatley had me begin IV iron once a week for 4 weeks. My original count was a 5.9, I am now up to 10. ... (2 replies)
... so any amount of energy is better then none! ... (13 replies)
... Yes that is crazy. It seems like you treat one problem and get a whole new set of problems. Wow yes that is low, I think mine was around an 8 and I know once you hit about 7 it's time for a blood transfusion. ... (8 replies)
Chronic Anemia
Jan 11, 2012
... wo colonscopys and endoscopies, full CT scans, and blood work for four years and no definitive costs. He even had the pill cam, with no results. At first, oral iron would bring up his counts. When his count dropped this last time, his doctor ordered a bone marrow biospy. ... (0 replies)
Re; iron infusions
Aug 13, 2005
... hours. Venofer is also given several times until the iron stores are up to a desired level. ANY of these drugs can cause reactions but that's why you'll be under constant medical supervision during the IV. ... (13 replies)
... I know this is a alot of stuff that they are supposed to do if you are having that many problems. ... (6 replies)




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