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... C increases iron absorption. ... (9 replies)
... Hi. I was looking for some information about people's personal stories about Iron deficiency anemia on medical forums, but surprisingly that's hard to come by, even on the internet. ... (12 replies)
... I guess there is really no way around all the things that impair absorption. You can only try to do your best when taking supplements. I remember I ate like a scientist when I was anemic, I wonder if that helped or not. ... (2 replies)

... Ever since I was a baby, my hemoglobin has been slightly low. My mom was told to increase my iron rich foods. However, out of all 8 of her children, I was the only one with this issue. ... (6 replies)
... worker was on, but he said his were expensive and he didn't get many in the packet. He is on holidays now, i can ask him what brand they were when he gets back. I on the other hand got two contains, each one containing 100 capsules and it is called Creon Forte and was a reasonable price. ... (20 replies)
What to do now?
Mar 3, 2010
... I went through my first pregnancy at 21 years old and they told me that I was slightly anemic and that I should eat more iron. No supplements or anything. After my daughter was born things went downhill. Major foggy brain, and sooo exhausted. I felt crabby all the time, and I had no idea why. ... (2 replies)
... I'm not a doctor, but from what i've been told each time i've had my blood test was not to look at the actual "iron" level as that changes throughout the day according to what you have eaten. The one to keep an eye on is the ferretin. ... (29 replies)
... shots. I'm supposed to take 325 mg. of iron 3X a day, but sometimes I only get in 2. ... (1 replies)
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... I had a repeat blood test 6 weeks ago and was rather surprised that after receiving iron injections my ferretin had only moved from 26 to 35. I had anticipated being at least around 50, but i have since been told that even though iron injections are helpful, they give the patient a "false boost". ... (18 replies)
... After finding out a year ago that i was anaemic and after reading info on this board i put 1 and 1 together. I felt i needed to find a specialist in this field as gp's would only mess me about. ... (9 replies)
... with very low iron stores or being actually anemic, you can't afford not to take iron supplements as low iron can affect your health even more so. You need to slot your iron into a part of the day when you aren't taking your calcium and zinc. ... (21 replies)
... came back showing that my HGB level had dropped from 11.5 in August 2008 to 9.7 in August 2009. ... (0 replies)
... i think you 'misread' my post. My ferretin actually DROPPED from 78 to 50 in 6 weeks. That's why i posted about "stress and ferretin". People's testimonies i think speak louder than doctors words. ... (6 replies)
Flowergirl
Oct 4, 2008
... but things will be fine. I hate having anything done, but you have to STOP thinking this way now. Last year when I was having all the testing and things done it actually helped me to get through it because I was getting a little conditioned by it all. ... (2 replies)
Me too--I'm back
Nov 7, 2008
... I just began a new thread on my new results and the only known cause which lead to my ferretin bombing. ... (8 replies)
... Don't know where to start and am so overwhelmed by all the new info i have received about my situation. ... (17 replies)
... Having a total dose infusion of iron dextran. 1400mg. They told me it will take 6 hours. ... (10 replies)
... I wrote this in parts, at a couple sittings. It is for my wife, whom I love very much. I tend to overreact sometimes. Trying not to now. I myself suffer depression and anxiety...As if I don't have enough to worry about already. ... (2 replies)
... I know all about what low B12 does to the body...and the mind...haha...it's not a pretty picture.Be carful with drinking soda....soda will stop your body from absorbing iron.... ... (12 replies)




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