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I have to take 2 325mg iron pills a day, should I take them both a the same time?

Posted 8 Aug 2013 by marti545 1 answer

I was in the hospital with low hemoglobin and iron... I started at 1 a day and tomorrow I have to start 2. What is the best source of iron? I have no appetite at all..

Is 65mg ferrous sulfate 2x daily safe and for how long?

Posted 1 day 13 hours ago by bjm10 0 answers

I was diagnosed with bleeding diverticulosis and my hemoglobin was 7 and I received 2 units of blood. I was released from hospital with hemoglobin at 10 or less and prescribed 65mg iron 2x daily. I worry about the side effects of iron that I have read about and fear the dosage may be too high. and ...

Sklice - Styling after treatment?

Posted 7 days ago by stkoby 0 answers

After rinsing can I apply styling gel, blow dry my hair and use curling iron as usual? And, can I wash and condition my hair the next day? My normal process is to wash, condition, dry and style daily or every other day. By the way... I am 68 years old and got lice from my grand daughters when ...

Hemochromatosis - I am 39 and I have had 24 vs and my iron sat went from 90% up to 92% and my?

Posted 19 Jan 2017 by swiley009 0 answers

... ferritin went from 2535 up to current level of 3625. Has anyone else had levels go up while having treatment?

Lo Loestrin Fe normal first month, then brown discharge period.. then brown spotting, now pink spot?

Posted 9 Nov 2016 by JennaMichelle480 0 answers

Ive been taking birth control for over 2.5 years. I just started Lo Loestrin in the last month and a half in order to relieve cramping pain. First month went fine, brown discharge on the last iron pill.. Im in the second week of the 2nd pack and I've had a light brown discharge the last couple ...

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 ...

Has anyone else experienced blood problems after taking dorzolamide?

Posted 17 Nov 2016 by phil128 0 answers

.After taking dorzolamide 2x daily for eighteen months I was diagnosed with anaemia (and low level. of stored iron). Full follow up checks including endoscopy and colonoscopy found no obvious cause. Has any one else experienced blood problems after taking dorzolamide?

Plavix Should I keep taking Plavix two years after a stoke if the blood thinner is causing lesion?

Posted 20 Oct 2016 by nroy32 1 answer

in my stomach and intestines to bleed to the point of having to take iron pills every day or I become extremely anemic .

How long dose ferrous fumarate stay in the body?

Posted 23 Jul 2016 by jakeisthesnake 0 answers

I have been having side affects of taking too much iron. i was wondering how long the iron stays in the body so i can work out when to take my iron tablets.

I have to take 2 iron pills?

Posted 29 Sep 2016 by Angelbear444 1 answer

I was just released from hospital and following my released i was given instruction to take 2 iron pills one every eight hours. would it be better for me to take one in the morning and one at night or just do the one every eight hours exact to a T possibly loosing sleep in the process

With a ferritin level of 4ml is there need to be concern?

Posted 14 Sep 2016 by Jtr0324 1 answer

My iron is <11. How serious is this?

Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo - my normal doctor told me that my iron levels were to low and had me start?

Posted 30 Aug 2016 by rip16 1 answer

... skipping my sugar/inactive pills. I have been doing this for about 2/3 packs. I called the doctor who proscribed me the BC because i have been having a lot of spotting. she said that i have not been protected from pregnancy since i started skipping my sugar/ inactive pills is this true? could I ...

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