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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 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 4 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
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 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 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 ...
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 6 May 2015 by • 1 answer
What is the concentration of the chemical ferrous sulfate in the OTC ferrous sulfate elixir? Is the recommended 325mg the weight of the ferrous sulfate or the ferrous sulfate elixir?
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 ...
Iron Deficiency Anemia - My daughter age 32 has had extreme fatigue and feeling ill for four years,?
Posted 25 Jun 2014 by • 1 answer
... her ferritin level has always been low, she has been given Ferrous Fumerate 210mg twice a day by her Doctor which have brought the level up from 5 to 9 then 12 then 15. She does not feel any better so I insisted she had a full iron panel and the results have just come back Serum Iron level 10 ...
Posted 17 Oct 2013 by • 2 answers
All supermarkets sell Iron tablets 14mg for so cheap and what is the difference in a prescribed ones witch does cost a lot more..