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Posted 24 Apr 2018 by • 0 answers
I had gotten salmonella poisoning on January 31st. Went to the doctor the 5th of February and was given cipro. Took 6 pills (as it made me sick towards the 5th pill) and felt fine. Went out to eat and was eating and drinking my normal things (very unhealthy but has been my normal for years) then a ...
Posted 18 Apr 2018 by • 0 answers
... I've had 5 iron infusions in the last year for iron-deficiency anemia for which a casue cannot be determined. I've had endoscopy, capsule endoscopy and colonoscopy procedures to search for a cause with no findings. I've had a pelvic ultrasound to look for a gynecological cause ...
Posted 25 Mar 2018 by • 1 answer
I currently take 10 mg of lexapro. I also have iron deficiency anemia which I receive iron infusions for. Lately I've been very bad about taking my lexapro/escitalopralam. I'm supposed to take it around dinner time but have forgotten quite frequently lately. I'm not experiencing ...
Posted 9 Aug 2017 by • 1 answer
I have been battling iron deficiency anemia since 2013(I am currently 49) and need iron infusions every 3-6 months. In quest to find an answer it was also determined I had possible adenomyosis and small fibroids. OB/GYN put me on Depo shot to stop bleeding to see if that contributed to my anemia ...
Posted 9 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
The drug my doctor prescribed contains "iron iii hydroxide poly-maltose complex and folic acid -"100 mg elementary iron" but I heard it might cause constipation which I have been suffering. I was wondering if I can use dietary supplement instead. I know a brand that have iron ...
Posted 24 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
... issues ruled out. Taking?
Posted 4 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
Posted 14 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
I didn't mean to put a question mark after the word "site". I'm not used to typing on this stupid laptop yet. sorry. Arrrgh! my P.A. prescribed Pramipexole (where do they come up with these names?), and I was quite surprised, then pleased when that same night the RLS was a thing ...
Posted 22 Jul 2016 by • 2 answers
I am a 22 year old female. A few weeks ago I went to Spain and had air conditioning on high and in the night I got a very tight pain in my arms. It went over 24 hours however I came back and in my new job I had the same pain from air con but in light arm, it is a tight pain like blood pressure is ...
Posted 12 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
... development of RA? When I was pregnant with my first child, I was anemic. But later found out that I was anemic as a child.
Posted 5 Jul 2016 by • 0 answers
... On Ferrex 28. How long before I start feeling better? I've apparently been anemic for over a year
Posted 30 Jun 2013 by • 1 answer
If Lansoprazole interefers with iron absorption then I'm wasting my time but these two medications have been prescribed by my Dr so I am confused
Posted 21 Sep 2015 by • 1 answer
let me start with a lil history. i had an issue with iron deficiency once i started my period. this resulted in weird cravings and particularly, a craving of eating soft rocks and anthill soil. so much that my chest started feeling funny.i would eat a bunch of rocks and go get more and more and i ...
Iron Deficiency Anemia - I am Pescitarian and eat/drink a very iron rich diet incl curly kale, beans
Posted 2 Feb 2015 by • 1 answer
... and lentils, water cress etc. I have been told I have iron def anaemia. Can it just be the lack of meat or what?
Posted 31 Mar 2015 by • 1 answer
i just got my blood results back and I'm a bit concerned. My anion gap is 0. I'm wondering what some cause are and if vomiting could be one of them? Also symptoms? My hemoglobin and RBC have been continually going down and my hemoglobin is now 116 g/L and my RBC is 3.77 x E12/L My ...