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... but the thought of adding more iron to my body after taking medication for years to bring those numbers dowm makes me crazy. What would you do? ... (4 replies)
... Having a total dose infusion of iron dextran. 1400mg. They told me it will take 6 hours. ... (10 replies)
... t allow her red blood cells to live to maturity. After 7 years of this her heart enlarged. Chelation pumps, pills, etc...can not keep up with the rate of which iron was being introduced into the body, not to mention made her ill. This caused her heart to become enlarged and then lowered her blood pressure, and so on... ... (4 replies)

... I agree that if you went to the hospital, they would not transfuse you. I wouldn't go to the ER either. Not worth it. ... (24 replies)
Iron injections
Sep 20, 2007
... I used to live in England, for many years. Loved it! Just had to say that. Now with the iron I have to take and eat right to build my Ferritin I can't have my TEA! At least not like I did. ... (9 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! ... (63 replies)
... What IV iron preparation did they give you? ... (5 replies)
Oct 23, 2003
... Or maybe try the IV iron to see if that works better than the supplements? ... (33 replies)
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... a blood transfusion. Transfusions are usually given around a 7 Hgb. You are not mildly anemic you are definitely moderate. And... I do believe that an iron script strength is needed. I take Poly Iron 150mgs X2 daily for a year in Jan. to fill those iron stores and fix the anemia. ... (16 replies)
... instead of Iron Infusion regarding IV iron so I wasn't sure. Your blood count of 6 which I think you mean Hgb is extremely low and my doctor said that he would blood transfuse me under 7.0. ... (21 replies)
... s have always been below 8 when I had my hysterectomy they were 3.5 and had to transfuse me before they could do the surgery. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, I have been receiving IV iron for years now, since 2005, actually. I too have had severe reactions to the IV iron. ... (4 replies)
... told me that at a 7 they would transfuse me. ... (22 replies)
Acute anemia
Sep 21, 2011
... who said it would be much better to try iron supplements. We noted this lady has difficulties with oral iron in the past but we are keen not to keep her in hospital for infusions and so suggest she tries ferrous fumarate instead. ... (4 replies)
... luckily iron supplements really helped and her growth caught up. ... (16 replies)
... giving them more time to transfuse you. ... (10 replies)
... cond surgery. I was given 5 units of blood in the second surgery. I was in ICU Mon night and all day Tuesday. Wednesday to a regular room, but they still had to transfuse me and give me 2 more units of blood over a 6 hr period. ... (25 replies)
... Hopefully the further labs will give you the answers you need as to what type of anemia. My doc told me that they don't want to transfuse until your Hgb is a 7. My Hgb was 8.5 with a 2 Ferritin. I have been taking iron supplements for the last year. ... (14 replies)
... Hey thanx for replying, I am so happy that I have found this also. Well they did catch it this time in time, I dropped to just below 8, so I am now back on prednesone 70 mg a day, and go back next week, I guess the next step for me is a spleenectomy now. The first time i was in the hospital they did all the test to see what mine was caused from, it was not caused from a... (2 replies)

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