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... I had my first one on Tuesday with Venofer. I did have reactions, but I got about 3/4 of the bag. They gave me benodryl, tylenol and then steroids. But, I am fine. After effects for me have been tired, joint aches, and slight headache. I will try again on May 8th with Feraheme. Good luck!!!!! (5 replies)
... I am new to this whole iron infusion thing. ... (7 replies)
... Yay!! Glad to hear it went well! Mine starts in 12 hours. I think I'll be getting Venofer. So nervous! (16 replies)

... I had 10 weeks of Venofer 100mg. ... (8 replies)
... a usually will give you soda, juice, bottled water or coffee. They also have crackers and cookies. I used to bring a sandwich and fruit. Now that I am getting Venofer I ask for something to drink. Bottled water has really helped during the summer. ... (3 replies)
... looking forward to 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)
... ay 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)
... I decided to go ahead and do the venofer. I had my first infusion yesterday. I don't know who was more nervous, me or the staff at the infusion center. I did okay but not great. ... (7 replies)
Venofer Experience
May 13, 2014
... running days. My first dr was convinced the running was leading to blood loss in the GI track...the jury 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. ... (18 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)
... 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. I can't absorb iron pills due to weight loss surgery, and they cause severe stomach pain, along with bloody stools. ... (3 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)
... 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 just wanted to let you all know that I just had 4 iron infusions completed over the last 2 weeks and everything went well. ... (2 replies)
... I just found out from my Dr. that my iron levels are ridiculously low. ... (6 replies)
... As far as supplements I was recommended Ferrochel or Ferrofood. Just keep in mind That oral iron is very hard on the stomach. Start out slow, then increase as you are able. ... (3 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)
... got any major side effects from it other than feeling a bit off colour for a few days following each infusion. Venofer seems to be one of the less troublesome of iron infusions, with fewer side effects, ask your heamatologist what they will be giving you so you can do a bit more research. ... (2 replies)
... oards and see that some do have reactions, feel muggish, tired, run down, etc but you are lucky. Some of us struggle really bad with it and continue taking oral iron with Dr's who aren't doing IV. You are getting the iron directly where it needs to be! ... (4 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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