Iron low b12 low

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Hi

For the past 18 months ive suffered with rest leg syndrome

Doctor sent me for bloods test 4 months ago,which came back low iron and b12, since then ive been taking 3 iron tablets and 2 b12 tablets a day

I dont feel any better so tired and my legs are still suffering

I work 40 hours a week and suffering big time its a affecting my work

I dont know what else to do my doctors is useless

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    B Vitamin injections are much more effective than supplements. I was getting them twice per week in the beginning.

    I take 300 mg of elemental iron per day.

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    Hi! Do your leg symptoms happen during the day more than at night? Mine do and it's causing me to be off balance. I know my levels are low but no one has been able to tell me exactly if it's from my anemia

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