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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..

PMT before and after my monthly cycle?

Posted 15 days ago by sueby 0 answers

Can you please advise on what to take to stop the lows before and after my monthly cycle? I have have been ongoing low in iron, B12 and Vitamin D, and am guessing I don't have far to go before menopause -I am 49 years old. Thank you.

Why does my wife feel so weak and ill?

Posted 9 Mar 2017 by Realdeels 0 answers

She has low iron and gets periodic infusions but she still feels weak. Could there be something else to be concerned about?

So I've had my Nexplanon for almost 8 months after having a child and experience a period like?

Posted 4 Mar 2017 by katiekntts 0 answers

... bleeding every other week... the blood has a sulfur smell to it like I'm losing iron, also had some brown blood but more on the pad then if I were to wipe after using the bathroom. has anyone else experienced this?

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

Posted 21 Feb 2017 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 15 Feb 2017 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 ...

Combining Iron Supplement with Type 2 Diabetes Meds?

Posted 27 Feb 2017 by apv920 0 answers

Is there any health risk of adding an Iron Supplement while taking prescriptions for Lisinopril and Metaformin

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?

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.

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 .

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