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anemic - March 27th 2010, 02:38 AM

How long would it take to stop being anemic if i get 100% of iron everday?
   
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Re: anemic - March 27th 2010, 02:55 AM

I use to be anemic from a surgery. It probably took me close to a year to fully get back to my normal self. But then again, I still get side effects. Ask your doctor.


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Re: anemic - March 27th 2010, 03:21 AM

There's really no way to tell, except to ask a doctor. But, know that if you are getting a proper diet and increasing your iron, you're definitely on the right road! I'd check in with your doc to see what he thinks




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Re: anemic - March 27th 2010, 04:58 AM

I'm anemic and its been a long timeee.
As the others have said, ask a doctor.




   
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Re: anemic - March 27th 2010, 11:44 AM

I was anemic and with iron tablets I was back to rights in three months
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Re: anemic - March 27th 2010, 05:30 PM

It depends on the type of anemia you have. I was recently diagnosed with two forms, and had had a type in the past. I personally don't even notice a difference in my self when i am on treatment/after treatment, so therefore it depends on each individual. Although my doctor says my blood is okay at the moment, i can't even tell the difference between feeling normal and anemic. I am always tired and drained..


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Re: anemic - March 27th 2010, 06:23 PM

There is definitely no 'set time' for recovery from anemia. It can take from a relatively short period of time (a few months) to a longer time, such as a year or more. It really is dependent on the person and the changes in your diet/medication that you're taking. I think that if you are concerned about your anemia/recovery time or simply want some more information, it would be a good idea to talk to your doctor.

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