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Low Ferritin
Mar 19, 2007
... My ferritin level was 3. My doctor began me on Venofer once a week for 8 weeks. If it doesn't improve by then, I'm scheduled for a bone marrow. ... (49 replies)
... Sounds like you are going through quite a bit. The x5 that is my amount of kids and believe me I know how you feel. My oldest has sure been a help and I don't know what I would have done w/o her. It's hard when you have all these responsibilities and walking up a flight of stairs makes you feel like you need a nap! It could be from the kidney disease and iron not correctly... (4 replies)
Low Ferritin
Mar 27, 2007
... s so I had a hysterectomy. That was three months ago. My level has dropped even more and I'm not have periods anymore. What is the iron dextran infusion. The venofer was given by IV. The doctor's are looking for hidden bleeding now. Colonoscopy Thursday. ... (49 replies)

... How did your venofer treatment go? ... (19 replies)
... I hope you start to feel better with the Venofer! I have pain in my arms too! Weird, I never thought the 2 would be related!! (13 replies)
... Just started Venofer treatment this year after being anemic most of my life, at least since age 9. ... (4 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)
... Hi Amy, I can relate to you. I too have low levels of blood. My hemoglobin a 7.3 and my ferritin 3. I've been through the IV infusions. Started with Venefor and reacted to it so he stopped it immediately. ... (6 replies)
... HCT. My hemo was pleased with the increase in my numbers but did say they usually increase a bit more with the amount on Venofer I received. My guess is that in another 4 weeks my body will have gone through most of the iron stores and all my numbers will be showing anemia. ... (18 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)
... and have had countless labs done always coming back normal. My iron and CBC always tested normal. Finally in February 2016, someone had the thought to check my ferritin which came in at 7. I supplemented with iron pills for a few months and got my ferritin up to 50 by July. ... (3 replies)
... My new hematologist wants to do venofer infusions. ... (6 replies)
... bypass patient and have had 2 iron infusions several years ago with the Dextran iron and did fine. Recently, my ferritin level had gone down to 3.6 and all of my other iron stores were extremely low. ... (1 replies)
... how low was your ferritin before you started infusions? ... (7 replies)
... Well, I got the phone call from the doc's office yesterday. Ferritin levels have dropped AGAIN, so they're going to start me on Venofer IV infusions. Once a week for 5 weeks. Anyone out there had good results with this type of infusion raising the ferritin levels quickly? ... (74 replies)
... B12 is low at 327 even though I take B12 injections, so I'll have to take shots more frequently. ... (0 replies)
... Well, I've had my 2nd round (week of) Venofer IV infusions and have had no side effects! I have noticed that I'm not freezing all the time, too! I honestly haven't sweated in years (because I was always so cold) and I've been hot and actually sweated at times! I can't believe it!! I am praying that between the switch to Zantac and the IV iron, my iron and iron stores... (74 replies)
... Thanks for the info--I really appreciate you letting me know how they worked for you! By the way, are you still anemic or did the infusions help you from being anemic?? I am so hoping that this does the trick for me! (74 replies)
... Hi. Yes, I have had Venofer IV courses a few times and I think it raised my ferritin. I felt great, so much less tired after having them. ... (74 replies)
... My oldest is a boy who will be 13 next Tuesday and I don't know what I would do without him either. We have a lot of animals, and he's helped me a lot by feeding calve and other chores that are just too much for me right now. I'm going to do my best to avoid any sort of transfusion, as honestly, it scares the puddin' out of me. I used to donate blood, but I guess that's a... (4 replies)


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