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... Hi, I am new to the board. I have had iron deficiency anemia for about four years now without any identifiable cause. ... (7 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)
... I always see that there's lots of questions about Iron infusions, otherwise known as IV iron. I just finished my last and sixth treatment on Monday so I thought I would share my experience with you. ... (2 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)
... My Dr. plans to administer 200mg of Venofer in one dose that he said should only take 30 minutes. Is this too fast? ... (7 replies)
... Today was my second day of Venofer via IV and once again I had no problems. ... (7 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)
... Even on IV iron, I only get a modest bump in my ferritin and then down like a rock I go. My ferritin level is at 2 currently with a Hgb of 8.2. ... (7 replies)
... Last year, I had a total of 8 IV iron infusions to deal with my iron deficiency anemia. ... (0 replies)
... I know what you mean, I too have this pain but mine is not very severe and it's gone now. I've had gallbladder issues before so I am attributing this pain to the gallbladder. A surgeon told me that because the gallbladder is not directly attached to pain receptors, you get pain in the darnest places like in your back. If you are concerned just call up the nurse and double... (15 replies)
... 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. ... (15 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)
... Hi Paleface, I had the IV iron infusions once a week for 9 months last year and it made an amazing difference in my energy levels. I had no bothersome side effects from it at all. ... (3 replies)
... how long is it since you last had iv iron? ... (6 replies)
Iv iron
Apr 7, 2016
... Hi everybody, I really need an answer but I see that board is not so active:( I'll try anyway. I'm anemic for years. As I know at least for 8 years. Ferritin nearly always below 5 and hemoglobin sometimes normal, about 10-11 (when ferritin is 5) and most of the time about 9. B12 is always good, sometimes even above upper limits. 3 months ago I took 5 iv iron,... (1 replies)
... Hello Rachel--As you know, I didn't opt to have IV iron, but when I was set up to have it *Venofer* was the one that my doctor said had the least amount of S/E's that he uses. The smaller the dose the better off you are no matter what is being used IMO. I would research doses and see what is the least. Insurance also has a small part in the deal. You could ask your... (11 replies)
... Hopefully this will help to put another anemia sufferer's mind at ease about getting iv iron. ... (0 replies)
... she also told me that the drip would take 3 hours but if I had been given Iron Dextrose it would take 7 hours to drip! When I told her that I was "booked for 4 hours" etc. ... (0 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)
... To Shamrock, I was wondering about your iron transfusions, I was told yesterday I needed Iron my ferritin is also too low to measure they say zero can't find it. ... (20 replies)




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