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Iron thru IV
Sep 24, 2012
... in 1998 and put me on iron supplements and a stool softener. It honestly did nothing for my iron levels and just caused more gastro problems than anything. ... (3 replies)
... this is the first iron infusion. ... (8 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)

... You're not nuts reactions to iron Infusions are very very common. As with iron injections reactions can occur upto and last a few days after infusion. ... (2 replies)
Infusion
Jun 23, 2009
... Thanks Seamist for your reply and all the info....you have been through a lot as have so many, and it's so difficult getting the right information at the right time, and wondering if the iron pills are working or not, and then the infusions that one must have if numbers continue to go down. ... (26 replies)
Re; iron infusions
Aug 13, 2005
... hours. Venofer is also given several times until the iron stores are up to a desired level. ANY of these drugs can cause reactions but that's why you'll be under constant medical supervision during the IV. ... (13 replies)
... weeks to notice a difference but then numbers dropped again until they found out what was causing the iron to drop. Have they looked into what is causing your low numbers? ... (6 replies)
... I received my first infusion on Tuesday, but do not have a clue what kind of iron my hematologist used. I, too, was the only iron person in the chemo room...a very humbling experience. ... (63 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. ... (15 replies)
... My cat's name is Kiwi too. Seems to be a popular pet name. Thanks for the info on chelated iron and for telling me about your personal experience with it. I have seen so many doctors and specialists but not one ever mentioned this formulation. ... (8 replies)
Infusion
Jun 20, 2009
... Welcome to the sight! ... (26 replies)
... It sounds like your doctor is still searching for the causes of your anemia if he's going after a celiac diagnosis. Do you know what is causing your anemia at this point? ... (14 replies)
... My iron issues were discovered by accident, and I tried pills for about a year before being sent to a hematologist. My ferritin was a 3 and my hemoglobin was in the 8's. We started infusions at that point. ... (14 replies)
... and each one is vastly different from the other. I, myself, am finally going for my first infusion on Tuesday next, and the Nurse told me it would take about an hour. I am going in there prepared to rest and relax for an hour. Maybe look at a magazine. ... (4 replies)
... Sorry to hear everything you are going thru but I can totally relate. ... (3 replies)
... y gastric bypass surgery, which I had in 2008. My blood levels have been in the lower end of the normal range since the surgery, but never actually dipped into the anemic range until this year. ... (0 replies)
... which is why they tested my ferritin, but I managed to get them up into the "normal low" range. I also managed to get my ferritin to 13, but then it went back down. ... (15 replies)
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... 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)
... 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. ... (74 replies)


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