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Posted 15 Dec 2015 by • 9 answers
... scary. Have lived with this for 42 years due to blood transfusion. Sometime I wonder about my age to try this am 66
Posted 23 Oct 2012 by • 6 answers
Nothing seems to help the bleeding. My doctors have found no underlying disease or cancer. I've been bleeding for over five months now, and I'm only twenty one with no children. I've been prescribed birth control to regulate the bleeding but nothing seems to be working. I just feel ...
Posted 11 Jun 2015 by • 2 answers
My dad was diagnosed with Cirrhosis of the liver May of 2015. he went in because an artery ruptured and needed 8 blood transfusions! During surgery he did flat line! He was released a week later! they said he is going to need a liver transplant but will not consider him because he was an alcoholic. ...
Posted 23 Jul 2014 by • 1 answer
I am in menopause. I have had a 4 week period once a year for 4 years. before that I would bleed for months resulting in blood transfusions. I recently went to the ER..4 days ago and they gave me a shot of depo. I am still bleeding very badly. in fact it doesn't seem to have gotten any better. ...
Posted 18 Jul 2012 by • 3 answers
... effect. Dr. now suggest Ruxolitinib. His platelet is 140, RBC 3.2 & Hoemoglobin 8.2. Just recd 3 packets of blood transfusion. Shld we hold back all treatment as I am concerned about side effect. Anyone on Ruxolitinib?
Posted 13 May 2010 by • 2 answers
I have been on Asacol since Jan 09. In May while 5 mos pregnant I became very anemic and had a blood transfusion and put on Prednisone. Since thenmy doctor has tried weining me off the Prednisone, however they symptoms flare every time i get down to 20 mg. I am going to start Mercaptopurine ...
Posted 23 Aug 2014 by • 2 answers
I am 37 and a bit paranoid. I have had 2.5 blood transfusions in the last 3 years and would like to know why my doctor gives them me and reason why?
Posted 7 Oct 2009 by • 1 answer
Posted 14 Oct 2010 by • 1 answer
I have been dealing with these ulcers for 3 years now. I have had numerous blood transfusions b/c of them. Proton Pump Inhibitors are not working and the doctors last resort is to remove 1/2 my stomach.
Posted 24 Oct 2010 by • 1 answer
Discovered I had the condition June 2010. Had numerous Blood Transfusions felt great afterwards for a few days and then felt terrible again. Am on Recormin 30 000 ml. (Also known as Epoetin beta) Started with one injuection weekly. In the last 2 months I have the injection every second week. Makes ...
Posted 8 Feb 2011 by • 1 answer
Hi, I'm concerned about my dad. He began taking coumadin a couple of weeks ago and when he had his blood checked this past week his vitamin k was too low I think, and he was severely anemic. He had been having bloody stools for a few days. Now he's in the hospital getting blood ...
Posted 11 Mar 2014 by • 2 answers
I got out of the hospital recently. I had blood transfusion twice in two weeks. my dr. gave me three options,band ligation ,sclerotherapy .I will appreciate your help. varices are very large,
Posted 9 Jan 2015 by • 1 answer
Each time I needed a blood transfusion and on top of that I am anemic. I know we are told no aspirin and no anti-inflammatory, but I was also told by another dr. ( not a gastric dr) that after 10yrs out we Can have anti-inflammatory... Does anyone know any diff? I am jus worried because of my past ...
Posted 21 May 2016 by • 1 answer
Contracted by blood transfusions due to c section. Mouth lesions are painful. VL10,000,,000. Hep c tx recommeded. Feeling very depressed. Thanks. Does lichen plants impact insurance decision to pay for Harvoni?
Posted 25 May 2010 by • 1 answer
... bleeding out. Due to the many meds Im on Im developing arthritis. The pain meds only help so much , but Ive been taking Alieve which has made a big improvement. Am I in danger of bleeding out again? If so is there anything aquivilent to Alieve I can take?