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Newly Anemic
Feb 21, 2011
... to massive blood loss due to female issues. The bad news is that I landed in the hospital last week and needed a blood transfusion. I ended up getting two units of blood and an IV of iron. Before the transfusion my hemoglobin was a 6.4 and my hematocrit was a 24. After the transfusion, it was a 8 and 26. ... (1 replies)
... Hello. I had similar problems and the iron, infed infusion really helped me. I had that in 2006 and have not been anemic since. I felt like 'super women' days after.lol. good luck.;) (4 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. I think that your Ferritin, iron stores is 2.5. ... (21 replies)

... 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)
... 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)
... ms with anemia and my health in general and am now feeling so low about everything. During my routine bloods when I was 12 weeks pregnant I was found to have Hb of only 5 so swiftly put on Iron tablets and monitored. ... (2 replies)
... blacking out. Being anemic is kind of a big deal, so yes I agree with the other poster be glad you do have Dr's that are being proactive because there are a lot of ladies here that do complain of not having a Dr. that cares. This isn't something you want to brush off. ... (11 replies)
... Hi pamkin, I wish I knew the answer to that question as well. Were you not feeling any symptoms when your iron was low enough that you needed transfusions? ... (7 replies)
Low iron
Dec 8, 2010
... You should see your dr. right away. 6 is really low. If you can't have a blood transfusion you could have iron infusions by intravenous. I had to take ferritin tablets to bring my iron stores up in the bone marrow and take liquid iron to bring up my iron level. ... (1 replies)
... I am 25 years old and have had ME and Fibromyalgia since October 2006 as a result of a car accident. I also suffer from severe headaches and asthma. ... (4 replies)
... I will be going to get my first IV iron transfusion on June 7th and am hopeful that it is the answer for me! I want to be able to forget I was ever anemic!! LOL! ... (6 replies)
... I've never heard of yellow dock. I'll have to check that out. It sure seems like your levels came up quickly!! Well, lots more quickly than mine. ... (74 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)
... I don't know how you can get more help where you live, I don't know that system. I thought that you were going to get iron injections. Right now, I can tell you that you want to be on iron supplements 3X daily at 65 mgs of elemental iron each dose. ... (5 replies)
... The ferritin level is not really an issue if you are not bleeding out. If you are bleeding out, you need to be sure why. Transfusions of iron replacement in any form is dangerous. If you are bleeding from menstrual situation, that can be stopped with hormones. ... (2 replies)
Iron Transfusion
Feb 23, 2007
... When I took the iron pills, my period was pouring. First time I didn't know it was caused by iron pills. I asked the Dr at Women's Hospital, was that a period or bleeding? ... (7 replies)
... I also have a chronic iron deficiency, but because I have very sensitive teeth, I only crave shaved ice such as what you would get in a slushy or Italian Ice treat. ... (23 replies)
... The supplement I am taking is called Energizing Iron by Enzymatic Therapy...... ... (9 replies)
... I am new to this board. I was diagnosed with Iron Deficiency Anemia 2 weeks ago. My blood test show that my iron was very low at 3 and my blood count at 9.8. I am taking the iron pill supplement now. I have to take 2 pills a day. ... (0 replies)
... I am new to this board. I was diagnosed with Iron Deficiency Anemia 2 weeks ago. My blood test show that my iron was very low at 3 and my blood count at 9.8. I am taking the iron pill supplement now. I have to take 2 pills a day. ... (0 replies)




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