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Nauseated everyday & very bad motion sick. HELP!!?

Posted 24 Apr 2018 by Sudzee 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 ...

What is causing my iron-deficient anemia?

Posted 18 Apr 2018 by ptsbrown 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 ...

Lexapro multiple missed doses?

Posted 25 Mar 2018 by carmar10 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 ...

Stopping Depo Provera-risks/side effects?-What can I expect?

Posted 9 Aug 2017 by carmar10 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 ...

Can I take dietary supplement of iron instead of the drug my doctor prescribed for iron deficiency?

Posted 9 Jun 2017 by Jamie0012 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 ...

Has anyone else learned about an iron deficiency also causing RLS? I just read that on this site?

Posted 14 Nov 2016 by mangoman232 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 ...

Tingling in body and right pains in arms?

Posted 22 Jul 2016 by Hollyg94 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 ...

Rheumatoid Arthritis - Are there any studies showing whether iron deficiency a factor in the?

Posted 12 Sep 2016 by Ladybug1213 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.

Anemia Associated with Iron Deficiency - Recently diagnosed with IDA. Scopes scheduled in one week?

Posted 5 Jul 2016 by tired texas 6567 0 answers

... On Ferrex 28. How long before I start feeling better? I've apparently been anemic for over a year

Iron Deficiency Anemia - Does Lansoprazole interfere with iron tablets?

Posted 30 Jun 2013 by Jemimartoo 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

What is causing these chest pains?

Posted 21 Sep 2015 by lylac 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 Westlow 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?

Blood results?

Posted 31 Mar 2015 by killoran1 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 ...

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