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... Can anyone tell me more about how stomach acid helps raise ferritin? ... (9 replies)
... A gi doc is the next step, but I've been battling low iron since 2002, and that's been after mega years of low iron when I didn't even know it... I have a feeling I'll be on iron pills for the rest of my life.... ... (9 replies)
... Being hypothyroid causes a lowered production of hydrochloric acid in the stomach, which leads to malabsorption of iron. You have to have acid in the stomach to convert the iron to be absorbed in the small intestine. ... (9 replies)

... So, three years ago I was diagnosed with a gastrointestinal disorder called gastroparesis. Basically, it means I have a lazy stomach that doesn't digest fast enough causing me to have bloating, and horrible acid reflux. As a result of this, I sort of stopped eating. ... (8 replies)
... My GI doctor did admit to me that he believes that the Proton Pump Inhibitors do impair iron absorption. ... (8 replies)
... could cause all of this too. I've had to do my own research quite extensively to try to find answers as doctors don't seem to have any. I've read a lot about low stomach acid and am convinced this could be a likely cause along with SIBO. I have brought this up to my doctor and she agreed that all symptoms were there. ... (6 replies)
... My teen age daughter has been battling iron deficient anemia for 2 years now. ... (4 replies)
... Hi. I used to take omeprazole for acid reflux caused by a hiatal hernia. I was on it for a couple of years. I also had bad hemorrhoids. ... (1 replies)
... But the third doctor took a full blood count and said that my iron was very low. ... (0 replies)
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... I really don't think the amount of iron you are taking will help get your iron up, sorry to say. Some preparations are much gentler on your tummy. ... (6 replies)
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Jul 31, 2011
... Hi, I can share my experience. I had gbypass in Aug 1989, in Dec 1990 i developed awful stomach pain, went to ER, they did nothing, ended up a week later passed out at work. ... (1 replies)
... When taking PPI's you still absorb iron, just not as much as normal stomach acid would allow. I think that over many years, and possibly combined with other factors, it is then that it can cause a problem for some people. ... (8 replies)
... I'm obviously not absorbing much orally and unfortunately there is not much I can change about my diet without causing myself horrible stomach upset. ... (8 replies)
... article saying that PPI's do not inhibit absorption of iron then the next clearly does. I think that there are a couple of KEY things to remember when discussing PPI's. ... (7 replies)
... The end result of decreased dietary iron, decreased iron absorption, or blood loss is iron deficiency anemia, the end stage of the ferritin stores. ... (1 replies)
... That is EXACTLY what the pharmacist told me today, when I asked her about the Nexium and the iron deficiency. ... (8 replies)
... a proton pump inhibitor which reduces the production of stomach acid, is said to interfere with the absorption of dietary iron. ... (7 replies)
... I've been on higher doses of iron supplements for 3 and a half years now and i've not had any side effects. ... (2 replies)
... Jonnstar--thanks so much for the information and advice!! I am going to print this post and talk to my doctor at my next appointment. I can't tell you how much your response helps--I am beyond frustrated today.... (74 replies)




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