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... Will it be over quickly if I am one of the unlucky ones or will I suffer for a long time in my anaphylactoid state? ... (0 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)
... ed today since I wasn't given a lot of information about what to expect, how to prep, any restrictions, etc. I don't even know how long it will take, or how much time I'll be away from work. ... (6 replies)

... I had that too I peed brown when I got home but only the first time (3 replies)
... This is a little long, I apologize -I had my first iron infusion yesterday (Monday 5/20/13). Let me preface this by saying I am a HUGE weenie and I was dreading this big time! My husband came along with me to keep me at ease, and that helped a lot. It also helped that the ladies in the Outpatient Clinic were super nice!! My appt was at 12:30 and I was told to call an hour... (6 replies)
... trying to figure out if I really want to have this infusion this week!? ... (7 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)
... 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)
... Hi there ! i am relived to see someone got help for their anemia , i am going for my first IV tommrow with venofer , ferritin is a 5 and iron is a 19 i have so many symptoms i am so sick from this , my whole life is on hold! ... (2 replies)
... iled because they were ordered by my family doctor, not hematologist. I haven't heard anything back from the hematologist concerning my new results. I feel as if Venofer didn't give me good enough results, and I would like to try something stronger if possible. ... (3 replies)
... I'm going in for five Venofer infusions total. Then I go back in a month to see if my levels are up. I definitely have more energy now. It has been more than a month since I started them. ... (7 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)
... 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. ... (1 replies)
... weeks after the infusion. I have had to have three infusion this last time because my ferritin droped to 8. This time they were using Venofer, kinder on the system, but you have to go more times, thus the reason for three infusions. ... (3 replies)
... I have gone through several rounds of infusions of venofer over the last years. ... (7 replies)
... I've since found out from my GP that it's the harsher of the two. I stuck with Venofer and Benadryl. ... (2 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)
... 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)
... hemo totally healthy, but ferritin back down to 18. In January 2017 I did a series of 5 Venofer infusions over the course of 3 weeks. It's now been 7 weeks since my last infusion. Ferritin is up to a whopping 186 now! ... (3 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)

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