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... 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)
... on for you and your mother to have to go through. I do know that it might be worth investigating to see if they can use another blood substitute instead of blood transfusions at this time. Also you might want to ask your doctor about iron chelation therapy before the next transfusion is necessary. ... (3 replies)
... I am new to this site, so hello to everyone. I am wondering about the iron transfusions. I just started receiving these my last one was about the beginning of July 2015, thanks to my new Dr. who refer me to a oncologist. ... (0 replies)

... I have been in your place. My iron runs between 5.2 and 7.9 before a transfusion. I went through the same painful cycles you have but I elected for total removal. ... (5 replies)
... Hello. I have had both iron infusions and blood transfusions. Blood transfusions act really quickly, almost immediately. Iron infusions act more slowly because you need to have a course of them. Either way you will feel better quickly. ... (5 replies)
... how long can I continue to have these transfusions without side effects. Anyone in a similar situation and choose not to have the transfusions? ... (2 replies)
... My mother has been getting blood transfusions for sideroblastic anemia for over seven years up to twice a month. ... (3 replies)
... It's now been 10 weeks since my first iron infusion treatment. The treatment itself went fine for the first 6 hours and 55 minutes. ... (1 replies)
... o a hematologist! I went to my appointment yesterday and I am thrilled that someone is finally going to look at my information and try to find the answers to my iron deficiency anemia! ... (74 replies)
... Thanks Stacie! I am actually scheduled to go in tomorrow morning. They said it should take 4 hours so I'm a little scared. Do you remember the amount of iron you had infused each time. ... (4 replies)
... I am assuming you are talking about Iron infusions. I have only had one ever. ... (10 replies)
Iron infusion
Jul 8, 2008
... eep the night before and I stress as I count off the days till the next infusion. I guess the good thing about the infusions are that they work at repleting your iron whether you can absorb iron or not. In most people, the results last longer than they do in my case. ... (12 replies)
Iron level-8.3
Sep 6, 2007
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... Hi, I just joined today. I am having my first iron infusion today and I am worried. I wasn't until I read through some posts here. ... (2 replies)
Iron level-8.3
Sep 16, 2006
... low levels of iron can cause your HGB to be low. ... (22 replies)
... My mother's iron is normal, but hematcrit, hemoglobin and platelets are low. ... (1 replies)
... Hi, I am new to the board. I have had iron deficiency anemia for about four years now without any identifiable cause. ... (7 replies)
... I'm also upping my Ferrex to twice daily also. My dr. also said that there are several different types of iron transfusions you can get and she wanted to choose the best one. I would appreciate any advice. Thanks!! ... (2 replies)
... Well I found out today it was indeed iron deficiency and the dr. gave me the choice of either taking iron pills... or going for iron transfusions 3 times a week for a month and be back to my old self again. ... (10 replies)
... I have iron deficient anemia. In the last year and a half I've had at least 15 blood transfusions and maybe half that many iron infusions. They still don't know what's causing it. I've had all the scopes, CT scans and blood work. I've had something called double balloon entroscopy. ... (1 replies)




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