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... At the end of last year, I had a severe reaction that could not be stopped and was hospitalized for several days. ... (7 replies)
... So I had a pretty bad reaction during my third infusion to the Dextran this summer. I was in a lot of pain and couldn't even rest my head on anything because it was so painful. ... (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)

... New to posting here but not to reading your messages. I found you about a week ago. Your messages helped me get through my first treatment with IV Venofer two days ago. All the information of first hand experiences have been a blessing. ... (1 replies)
... Ive alway had venofer infusion, without any problems. ... (4 replies)
... Just thought I'd post how my first Venofer infusion went as I know I spent a LOT of time searching forums for other people's Venofer experiences (and completely freaking myself out in the process). Hopefully this will help to put another anemia sufferer's mind at ease about getting iv iron. First let me say, I arrived at the infusion center this morning already wound up... (0 replies)
... My hematologist said sometimes people just aren't able to tolerate oral iron, so I'm scheduled for my first IV of Venofer on Friday. ... (4 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)
... Hi, the iron infusions work fairly quickly dependant on how low your iron is. I have the infusions once a week for about 4/6 weeks, and usually start feeling better after the 2nd or 3rd week (although everyone is different - some people ive spoke to whilst having my treatments say they feel better within days - everyone is different. have they said what you'll be... (6 replies)
... I just switched to Venofer after a bad Dextran reaction. Huge difference. I still have some slight side effects but so much easier on me. ... (7 replies)
Venofer Treatments
Jul 20, 2011
... I am sorry you had such a reaction to your venofer infusions, I went through a series of them myself, and was lucky enough not to have any adverse reactions. ... (8 replies)
Venofer Treatments
Jul 20, 2011
... Ferriten 2. MCH, MPV etceteras all low. I started the first of 5 Venofer treatments yesterday morning. By noon, I had a sore throat and ear pressure. ... (8 replies)
... i didnt have a reaction but venofer is the safest way to go i had no side effects from it good luck charlene (7 replies)
... ll kinds of testing done and nothing else showed up the whole time. As my Hgb went up and the anemia resolved it went away. But I think you are having a simple reaction to the IV. You can use the search box at the top of the page and put in Venofer. Feel better it just takes a long time. ... (1 replies)
... I am a 23-year post gastric-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. I have had 3 of the weekly Venofer infusions and have had 13 days of extreme fatigue and low-grade fever. I have had some joint pain (I have... (1 replies)
... Thanks for the link. I ended up with a BAD reaction to Infed so my insurance will now cover the Venofer. I go for my second dose tomorrow. I haven't seen a bill yet so I wondered what I was in for. ... (3 replies)
... I have had 3 infusions of Venofer and I have had 1 infusion of Dextran and I didn't have a reaction to either type. They gave me Benadryl, Tylenol, by mouth and a steroid shot through my IV before each round of iron. ... (13 replies)
... ange or any medication for that matter.I took it for granted they knew what they were doing and didn't speak up.The nurse that dispenced the ferrlecit instead of venofer was fired immediatly! I hope this may help someone from going through this themselves. Thanks for reading... ... (4 replies)
... If by some chance you do have a severe reaction they are trained and well, they know what they need to do to help you and stop it. ... (4 replies)
... Oh I would probably be a little neurotic too. You have every right to be. Sometimes it's hard but we have to put our faith in other people and pray the right choices are made. Keeping yourself educated and informed through the whole process is a good idea. Just don't go to neurotic :D. From what I have read iron infusions can last up to 4 hours and be as fast as 2, I think... (4 replies)

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