Hi I plan on ordering the Jarrow B12 lozenges from Amazon as suspect I'll not be offered further injections other than the regulatory 3 monthly ones after my initial 6 loading doses, and will also (after some very much appreciated advice) take a 400mg folic acid alongside to boost folate levels which were low-normal. My ferritin levels were also on the low end of 'normal' so would just a standard iron tablet suffice and if so is there one out there that people can recommend (pref one that won't cause constipation or needs to be drunk as a liquid)? I'm still on loading injections (4th one today) as a trial to see if any improvement in symptoms as doc doesn't think I'm deficient because results were normal for B12 (215) but from the advice given on this site I believe I need to ensure folate and ferritin are increased to an optimal level so that the B12 works. I'm also planning on having an Active B12 test done privately to rule in/out a deficiency as I would hope that even with the loading doses giving me a high overall B12 level in my blood, if my Active B12 comes back low then this may be the evidence the GP needs to extend my 3 monthly injections past the one year mark that she has written into my notes or can rule B12 deficiency out of the equation. Anyway if anyone can help with a good iron replacement tab that would be great - I have a Boots, H&B and also Amazon where I can shop so ideally need to be able to get from one of these. Thanks in advance
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