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... could do was lay down on my side. I did have to get a script for pain from the doctor which helped. The pain lasted about a week, but I did not get the positive effects of the iron for several weeks later. ... (63 replies)
... 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)
... t pain in the darnest places like in your back. If you are concerned just call up the nurse and double check. It doesn't hurt to give them a quick call. I had my infusion yesterday and I feel better but I am not about to start running marathons yet. I am waiting for my surge of energy and I hope the infusion works. ... (15 replies)

... I can only tell you of my experiance with venofer. I never got any major side effects from it other than feeling a bit off colour for a few days following each infusion. ... (2 replies)
... Hi, my name is Lisa and I am new to the boards. I was diagnosed with iron deficency anemia (my ferritin was at a 5) in August. I have been working very hard with a nutritionist to get my levels up through iron rich foods and iron supplements to no avail. It was finally decided that I either had an absorption issue or I was unable to hold the iron and I needed to see a... (15 replies)
... hi everyone:wave: i've posted my story here and elsewhere but basically i cannot take iron supplements and i get iv-venofer-once to twice weekly but bc i had a real bad reaction to the first iron they tried- iron dextran- they now insist i pre med before getting the infusion. the premeds are horrible- steroids as in 180 mg of prednisone-bloating weight gain and horrible... (63 replies)
... It seems like a lot of people tolerate Venofer well. Most of the people where I get my infusions get that kind, rather than the Infed I've been getting. ... (1 replies)
... and all along the perimeter were squishy recliners, side tables, the IV stand, and a little television. I selected one next to the lady I mentioned above. ... (6 replies)
Venofer Experience
May 22, 2014
... had my 5th and last Venofer infusion yesterday and everything went fine without any side effects. I haven't had any more heart palpitations or pounding of my heart so hopefully they won't return. ... (18 replies)
Venofer Experience
May 19, 2014
... last Friday and this went fine without any side effects. After the 1st and 2nd treatments I thought I was feeling the effect already, but this was short lived. ... (18 replies)
... as soon as I possibly could to get Venofer, an IV iron infusion once a week for 4 weeks and set me up another appointment to see him in a month and get rechecked. ... (4 replies)
... I have been on Venofer 100 mg. IV infusions for 4 years now. No side effects. I have to go every 8 weeks to a hematologists office in my area for the infusion. It takes about an hour or so, and is more annoying than anything else. ... (1 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. ... (63 replies)
Venofer Experience
May 21, 2014
... unding. It was not beating excessively fast, just really hard and I had trouble sleeping. I had these symptoms when I was pretty anemic last year, so maybe the Venofer isn't working and I'm getting more anemic by the day or maybe these are side effects of the Venofer. ... (18 replies)
Venofer Experience
May 20, 2014
... infusion was yesterday, one more to go tomorrow. Again, no side effects from the Venofer but still not feeling any positive change from the infusions. ... (18 replies)
... Ok I was just on the Venofer website and the "Important Safety Information" has me seriously nervous about my 1st infusion this Wed. ... (6 replies)
... I have had a total of 6 Iron Infusions with the brand name of Venofer. They have all been in the hematologist's office. I haven't experienced any significant side effects except for water retention (something to do with the clear bag they also run, maybe?). I was also extremely nervous and considered a hospital setting. For people prone to reactions, my doctor has given... (17 replies)
... I am a HUGE medical weenie, so I have already managed to freak myself out reading about the incidents of bad side effects and allergic reactions. ... (6 replies)
... That is awesome that your ferritin went up to 186! Did you have any side effects to the Venofer and how long did each infusion take? ... (3 replies)
... it is a very hard iron to tolerate and has a high incidence of bad reactions. ask about getting venofer instead which is tolerated much better. ... (63 replies)


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