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Old 03-15-2011, 05:12 AM   #1
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Doc just told me he was giving me B12 Shots...weekly?

After a recent physical w/ full blood work ....Dr called said I'm vitamin b12 def ..is giving me scib and a shot WEEKLY??? and than once a month for life? I feel like I'm paying for a new condo or something what the heck? He was worried about my cholesteral but it was 170...no other problems...I hate shots

 
Old 03-15-2011, 05:22 AM   #2
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Re: Doc just told me he was giving me B12 Shots...weekly?

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After a recent physical w/ full blood work ....Dr called said I'm vitamin b12 def ..is giving me scib and a shot WEEKLY??? and than once a month for life? I feel like I'm paying for a new condo or something what the heck? He was worried about my cholesteral but it was 170...no other problems...I hate shots
Hi russwc, you need the shots because you are anemic and the shots will assist with your red/white blood counts and even them out, the shots are not that bad, (I detest needles) but the B12 will help give you more energy and you will feel better in that month. Good luck and take care bunz

 
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