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... ng a 2nd hematologist since I wasn't satisfied with my 1st one. She just didn't care in the sense that she hardly listened. So I left off with getting my result of an abnormal protein that raises suspicion for cancer. ... (8 replies)
... You can use the search box located at the top of this page and search key words IV iron infusion, to hear what others in the past have had to say. There is a lot of information and experiences there. ... (9 replies)
Iron Infusion
Sep 26, 2016
... I'm here to share with you how my first iron infusion experience went as I also used Google to grab some information on how the procedure would be and what side effects I could have. ... (0 replies)

... I did feel better after I got the iron infusion. I have felt fine all the way up to about last December. Today however, I went to work and my co worker told me I was turning yellow. ... (5 replies)
... The iron infusion you got sounds like the one called Infed, I think. It takes longer to get than other types of iron. Did the infusion make you feel better for a while after you got it? ... (5 replies)
Iron infusion
Jul 10, 2008
... I have been on all three types of IV iron currently available. I am using the iron sucrose currently. I have had all types of reactions. With iron dextran, I had anaphylaxis. ... (12 replies)
Feb 5, 2009
... as I had severe reactions to other types of infusions. ... (26 replies)
Jun 19, 2009
... Any help you can give me on this is sincerely appreciated. It's all so traumatic and not knowing what to expect or possibly having a better idea of what I can do to help the process. ... (26 replies)
... I think it's the fear before your first treatment that's the worst because you hear all types of horror stories. ... (16 replies)
Nov 4, 2004
... Any infusion drugs carry with them the possibility of allergic reactions. The drug is going directly into your bloodstream. The iron is "different" only in the way it is being administered. There are many different types of iron and if you can not tolerate one you can often tolerate another. ... (8 replies)
... menopause and had gone several months without a period. When the infusion took hold, I had a period that lasted for 2 weeks! It was hilarious. They gave me iron in one end and it was coming out the other just about as fast! They ended up giving me something to stop the period so I could hang on to the iron. ... (67 replies)
... My wife has had two iron infusions over the last year or so. Injectafer was the brand name. ... (1 replies)
... If you are feeling uneasy about IV iron infusion you can always discuss this with your Hematologist ahead of time by calling, I did when I was going to have this procedure. ... (7 replies)
Feb 21, 2009
... I had 2nd iron infusion 2/10{different formula} & came home & then an hour later I ended up in the hospital for 4 days-as heart kicked up & also had a heart cath. done. This formula won't be used again! Due to the doctor being away this week-I have to wait untill 2/24 now & see him first etc.-due to reaction! Have any of you folks had the shaky inside feeling, absolutely weak... (26 replies)
... Hi Angelwhispers ... any pain in your belly region should be reported to your doctor. Our belly is where a lot of vital organs reside and like the cliche, better safe than sorry. ... (15 replies)
... I have been on many different types of oral iron since I was 16 with little to no improvement. ... (9 replies)
... is depleted. I now see a Hematologist for my low iron issues. She orders an I.V. iron infusion of Infed when my ferritin is below 100. It got down to 10 before I saw her. I hope to never experience those symptoms again. ... (4 replies)
... e quite fortunate that we have these things to help us when necessary. I was very concerned that your PCP didn't move faster than he did. If that is your serum iron 2. ... (21 replies)
... itin levels have dropped AGAIN, so they're going to start me on Venofer IV infusions. Once a week for 5 weeks. Anyone out there had good results with this type of infusion raising the ferritin levels quickly? ... (74 replies)
... I don't know how people pay for these types of things without it! ... (74 replies)

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