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... My cat's name is Kiwi too. Seems to be a popular pet name. Thanks for the info on chelated iron and for telling me about your personal experience with it. I have seen so many doctors and specialists but not one ever mentioned this formulation. ... (8 replies)
... have been receiving IV iron for years now, since 2005, actually. I too have had severe reactions to the IV iron. I started out with Infed for my first infusion and that the was the last time I was given that. ... (4 replies)
... weeks after the infusions were over and since then it's been going downhill. I'm getting dizzy when standing up and feel fatigued all the time again. ... (18 replies)

... doses to replete my ferritin and correct my anemia. I am wondering what kind of improvement people have experienced in their CBC and ferritin levels, following a full 1000mg of Venofer. ... (8 replies)
Venofer Treatments
Jul 20, 2011
... I've been lurking for several days and wanted to share my story and see if anyone had any advice or similar experiences. ... (8 replies)
Venofer Experience
May 13, 2014
... is still out on this one. My iron levels continued to be problematic even after all the iron supplements taken on a empty stomach so my new dr suggested getting Venofer infusions. I just had my first one yesterday and wanted to share the experience. ... (18 replies)
... it was a fortuititous find. No ideas why, did all the GI work up, even capsule endo and nothing. ... (7 replies)
... for a long time. Back in 2011 I went through a period of heavy menstrual bleeding, along with a UTI that landed me in the hospital. I received 2 pints of blood, and was sent home with my iron at 11 and my hemoglobin at 9. ... (3 replies)
... My IV's take so long because they are trying to prevent a severe reaction. I am still reacting to the Venofer as it is. I get oral tylenol and zantac. I then get an IV infusion of solumedrol and benadryl. They then wait 1 hour and then give me a test dose. ... (8 replies)
... Emmy,the iron and Hgb levels aren't the same. ... (63 replies)
... Venofer today... my hgb has jumped up to 10. ... (8 replies)
... my Hgb is 13. ... (7 replies)
... my HGB only went up to 8.6 from 8.5. I'm getting a little discourged. Though I do have 3 more scheduled. ... (6 replies)
... I have been doing this IV iron thing for 4 years now and it is getting really old. I would love to be able to cure myself and maybe the chelated iron is the answer. I am going to see what my docs have to say about it and go from there. ... (8 replies)
... I asked my hematologist about what kind of response I could expect from the Venofer but he said that there was no way he could predict. I have had tons of IV ferrlecit and I never became iron overloaded. ... (8 replies)
... From what I've read here it sounds like some of your symptoms are due to IV iron and others are due to low Ferritin. I had RLS and low grade fever for 3 months. Doctors couldn't tell me anything either. I had all kinds of testing done and nothing else showed up the whole time. ... (1 replies)
... I have no experience with IV iron therapy myself. You can use the search box at the top of the page and see what others have had to say about IV iron. From what I have read Venofer is the only way to go if you are going to go the IV route. ... (7 replies)
... half hour. They are giving me the Venofer because,like you,I am allergic to everything under the sun including shellfish and iodine dye. ... (20 replies)
... and I pray they go up. I am the third one in my family with this low iron problem and we found out it is all from having gastric bypass. The only real cure for us will be a hysterectomy. One sister had hers already and her numbers are great now. ... (6 replies)
... kiwi, why does it take so long for your ivs? i was getting 200mg at a time and it only took 2hrs i would never be able to be out of my house that long i struggled with the 2hrs (8 replies)

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