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... my next one as I really want to feel better, and I look forward to not dragging myself through every day in a dizzy haze once the iron kicks in. But back to the infusion . . . ... (0 replies)
... Ive alway had venofer infusion, without any problems. For some reason the last recall appointment i got to go for my infusion was not for venofer, but for one called cosmofer, which i had never heard of. ... (4 replies)
... Hi to everyone! I am anemic with a ferritin of 5. Hemoglobin on the lower range, but not blood transfussion worthy yet. Anyhow, had my Venofer infusion yesterday and all did not go well. ... (0 replies)

... So I had a pretty bad reaction during my third infusion to the Dextran this summer. I was in a lot of pain and couldn't even rest my head on anything because it was so painful. ... (0 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)
... If by some chance you do have a severe reaction they are trained and well, they know what they need to do to help you and stop it. ... (4 replies)
... I have had 3 infusions of Venofer and I have had 1 infusion of Dextran and I didn't have a reaction to either type. They gave me Benadryl, Tylenol, by mouth and a steroid shot through my IV before each round of iron. ... (13 replies)
... I went in to my hematologist's office for my iron infusion on tuesday.I noticed that the color of the iron was different then what i had been getting in my previous visits. ... (4 replies)
... the whole time to make sure that you are doing ok and if needed treat you if you have a reaction. I am sure they will even keep you around for a while after the infusion to make sure everything is ok. ... (4 replies)
... That is what I call RESULTS! Great news...I wish I could remember what my numbers were, but so much has happened since then, there is no way I could tell you. I do not remember anything so remarkable as yours though. Except for the reaction to the first infusion, at least now you know that you can get great results from this treatment, and you do not have to worry about... (8 replies)
... Went for my infed and had a reaction so I was not able to get the full dose and I am still have symptoms 3 days later oh well . ... (13 replies)
... meds or steroids. The only problem with Venofer is that instead of getting all your infusion done at one time, you may have to go back several times to get your ferritin level up to normal. ... (63 replies)
... Hi, I 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)
... I had my first infusion 23 hours ago and am doing well. I'd forgotten about your advice of the benadryl...or that you had Venofer. Thankfully, the only reaction I had was that my blood pressure dropped so they gave me more saline before letting me go. ... (63 replies)
Nov 4, 2004
... Any infusion drugs carry with them the possibility of allergic reactions. The drug is going directly into your bloodstream. ... (8 replies)
... I believe the doctor has ordered 500mg Venofer for tomorrow, and the Infusion center told me it would take 4 hours...yet everything I have read here indicates much less time...any thoughts? ... (24 replies)
... There's not much difference between the Infed and the Ferrlecit. I had a really bad reaction to the Infed and the nurse had to yank me out of it. With the Infed you can get 500mg of iron in one sitting. ... (22 replies)
... were done over 30 minutes since I didn't exhibit any negative reaction. Sometimes they do slow down the infusion if you start to feel burning or irritation at the injection side. Had these 5 infusions over a 1 week period. ... (5 replies)
... although I still feel pretty great since the transfusion and the iron infusion with Venofer that I received after my transfusion. ... (11 replies)
... hen it can be even more serious. At that point I was really fatigued again but not having the heart palpatations I get with my anemia when it is bad. I had one infusion then and had a bad reaction. Fortunately my ferritin went up just enough that they didn't have to start my infusions again until last month. ... (8 replies)

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