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... I'm anemic . I am wondering how much B12 to inject, and how often? ... (1 replies)
... give to old people when they complain about being tired. ... (5 replies)
... Thank you so much for such a well spoken response. It was just what I needed last night before retiring. I have already begun to utilize your ideas and they have been received well. My husband says thank you. ... (27 replies)

... My nurse just called from the GP's office. They changed their mind and want me to inject .3 per day for 5 to 10 days then come in for labs. ... (57 replies)
... Thanks for getting back to me. I ended up going back to the doctors and he is sending me for more blood tests to see if I have pernicious anemia. Im not sure what this test is but hopefully I will have a definitive answer soon. I cant carry on like this! ... (8 replies)
... Do any of you inject yourselves instead of having to go to your doctor's office? ... (5 replies)
... That really isn't enough. I was given 1000mcg every week for 6 weeks and I still went up to only 180 from 96 and we continued to do the same another 6 weeks and so on. I took years to get my level way up there. ... (8 replies)
... It's not too hard if you don't mind needles. You may need to practice. I used to practice on an orange when I had to give my dh IM injections. You may want another person to do this for you too as an alternative option. It's not hard to learn to give your own shots. ... (1 replies)
... these areas have the muscle closest to the skin and make it easier. ... (2 replies)
... I self inject....Any nurse should be able to show you how to do it....And you can get the needles from any pharmacist...Your doctor will just have to write you a script for a vial of b12....I inject in my arms, switching arms every month...You can inject in the leg, but it requires a longer needle... ... (5 replies)
... vit with iron, extra b12 orally, extra folic acid, vit d rx 2 times a week plus extra otc vit d and calcium. Latest blood work showed hemoglobin at 10.2, but normal iron stores. ... (1 replies)
B12 deficiency
Jan 25, 2008
... Hi Deb, I read your post and wanted to write, as I too have thyroid, depression and take B12 shots. ... (18 replies)
... So B12 can help aid the absorption. She was taking Vit C but regressed on what she will take orally and I havent been able to find it in a store in a liqud. Is B12 only an injection or will the vitamin itself help? ... (4 replies)
... didn't work for me so I take the other cobalamin along with B12 sublingual tabs. I lack the intrinsic factor in the stomach that aids in the absorption of B12. ... (22 replies)
Low B12
Aug 23, 2005
... You're NOT too young. I was diagnosed with a B12 deficiency when I was 34 years old when my level was around 200. My doctor was very surprised to see this, as was I. ... (3 replies)
... I self inject every 2 weeks and have been since 1995 and sometimes my husband will do the arms so I can give the thighs a rest. ... (5 replies)
... inject in the stomach every few weeks. I thought that any nurse could show you how to the injection. The nurse at my doctor's office showed me how, and the doctor wrote out the prescription for the b12 and the needles. ... (5 replies)
... You should have had loading doses of B12. I didn't and I did not feel better until I switched doctors who then did the loading doses and let me inject weekly.... I felt so much better! ... (6 replies)
... She decided to order a CBC at that time also. ... (2 replies)
... Im new to this, about 4 months ago my doctor diagnosed me with pernicious anemia, he said I have no intrinsic factor and therefore cannot absort b12 from my diet, I have been getting the shots at first montly for 3 months this was not helping much and have since started to self inject every 10 to 14 days... ... (2 replies)




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