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How can I build up my hemoglobin count if I cannot eat ANYTHING?

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How can I build up my hemoglobin count if I cannot eat ANYTHING? I have had surgery on my intestines. Is "Procrit" a good option?
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 6 months ago.
Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist. I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.Yes procrit is a good option to stimulate red cells.Also Iron infusion periodically will be good along with.You should still try liquid iron supplementation.Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star).Please bookmark my profile for fast, reliable and authentic answers!This is the link to my profile: