Premedication protocol for iron infusions in patients with anaphylactic reaction to parenteral iron: A case series

  title={Premedication protocol for iron infusions in patients with anaphylactic reaction to parenteral iron: A case series},
  author={Katheryn D. Hudon and Lemuel Sibulo and A. Brady},
  journal={International Journal of Case Reports and Images},
Introduction: Iron supplementation is a mainstay of the treatment of iron deficiency that not only replenishes iron stores, but improves the life quality of the patient. Unfortunately, oral iron has myriad side effects that are intolerable for many patients, leading to iron infusion as the next step in treatment. the hypersensitivity adverse event rate for parenteral iron dextran from 1997-2002 was 29.2 reports/million, but literature for treatment of these patients is sparse. case series: this… Expand
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