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What Are The Side Effects Of Being Anemic
Transient issue: For minor levels of anemia in kids there are some mild developmental delays that seem to be transient if the problem is addressed soon enough. Since the brain continues development for ~ 25 yrs, there is time to correct early delays. If anemia persists long term it can rob the child of some of their thinking capacity & proficiency. Profound anemia is life threatening. ...Read more
Anemia: Anemia can be presented with many symptoms- susch as fatigue, tired easily, dizziness, lack of energy. In more severe cases- also with shortness of breath, chest discomfort, loss of concentration, decrease productivity, memory problem etc. In the long run- also can affect your body- enlragement of the heart chamber for instance, etc. ...Read more
Many: Feeling tired, exercise intolerance, rapid pulse, high systolic and low diastolic blood pressure, pallor, fatigue, "depression", being called "lazy". The greatest danger is missing a treatable cause, and unless you are very poorly nourished or on a charlatan's diet there's some medical cause for every new anemia. Especially in adults, it's cancer of the stomach or colon until proved otherwise. ...Read more
My mom is 51 has factor 5, varicose veins and anemia as well as hormonal imbalance. Can she take GABA supplement? And what are the side effects?
GABA supplement?: I don't know what "gaba supplement" is. And no one likely does -- that is it isn't regulated so it can be anything. I would not suggest putting things in your mouth that you don't know the composition of. If you look at my background you'll see I've published on the GABA receptor. Alcohol and anti-anxiety drugs effect it amonst other substances. Recseeing a physician to deal the problem list. ...Read more
Fatigue/bleeding: Anemia is low red blood cells. These cells give energy. Common symptoms when they are low are fatigue, headache, malaise. Thrombocytopenia is low platelets. This cells are important in clotting. Symptoms when platelets are low include nosebleeds, gum bleeding, heavy periods. Of course the symptoms may vary depending on what causes these cells to be low. ...Read more
Just started taking 300mg iron pills cause apparently im anemic from poor nourishment. Been feeling nauseous etc. When do the side effects go away? :/
Maybe: Some iron preparations are better tolerated than others. Never take iron with milk or milk products, as this decreases iron absorption. May take with meal or snack. Feel better. ...Read more
I'd like for me to be injected by woman nurse. Which of B6 or B12 has the least side effects for injecting regularly? I don't have anemia. My HB is hi
R U looking for...: ... a date with this nurse, or do you believe there is some medical benefit to be gained by undergoing seemingly needless shots? No treatment, no matter how innocuous, is risk-free. Please re-think this strategy. ...Read more
I have a craving to eat hookah charcoals. Are there any long term side effects? I am not anemic, and take vitamins so I do not think it is pica.
Any side effects to iron supplements? I have anemia & am starting 60mg of a slow release tablet of iron tonight. Anything I should know before taking?
Iron supplements often cause constipation and will turn your stool black. They can also cause stomach upset and occ. Diarrhea and cramping- these tend to lessen over time. But they are usually well-tolerated. Taking vit. C with them improves absorption.
The best-absorbed form of iron is actually iron bis-glycinate so you might want to try that form. ...Read more
My doctor gave me iron supplements (im anemic and preg) an also an UTI so he prescribed keflex. Will have any side effects by taking both?
NONE: There is no drug-drug interaction between Keflex and iron supllement. ...Read more
I'm 65 with chf ckd, get side effects from lasix (furosemide) (hearing/hemoglobin loss, hyperglyc, aplastic anemia). Any alternatives or tips to tolerate lasix (furosemide)?
My doc says im aneamic and has prescribed me dexorange syrup it has iron folic acid and vitamin B12 but im afraid will it giv me any side effects?
Anemia treatmemt: Other than possible constipation, caused by iron, the syrup (s) your physician (p) prescribed will give harmless. Ask your p what you folate, (folic acid) iron and B12 values are. If they are normal, you will gain nothing by the s. Anemia can come from blood loss, either by GI or menstrual losses. If you iron (i) level is low, and you eat meat, consider one of those as the cause of your anemia. ...Read more
Lipovite injections: Possible risks include pain at site, infection, bleeding and allergic reactions. Those with heart disease, abnormal heart beat or other heart problems should take special caution when using lipotropics as they can increase heart rate. Always consult a doctor before beginning any weight-loss program. Rare se include inflammatory bowel disease, ibs and GI issues with n/v, diarrhea. ...Read more
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Beriberi: Beriberi is the vitamin b1 deficiency disease that has affected millions over thousands of years. A recent paper from japan reported 17 adolescents with cardiac beriberi from drinking sodas. Fragments of the disease are "alive and well" in the U.S. ...Read more
Too much fiber: If you eat too much fiber without drinking enough water, your bowel can get constipated -- even obstructed if it's really bad. If you increase fiber more quickly than your system can manage, you can get abdominal cramps, gas, diarrhea, and intense urgency. Too much fiber could also mildly interfere with absorbing needed nutrients like calcium, magnesium, iron, and zinc. ...Read more
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Unkown: Because cell phones emit radiofrequency energy which can be absorbed by tissues closest to the phone, there has been speculation that excessive cell phone use may be associated with brain tumors or nerve related disorders. Up to this point, there is no evidence that radiofrequency energy causes cancer. Fatigue, constipation and headache should not be associated with cell phone use. ...Read more
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