I know that I've seen a lot of threads about b-12 deficiency I'm new here so I don't know how to navigate through all these forums. I'm sorry if this is the incorrect way how to do it...
In march of this year I started have some slight tingling numbness in my sinus area. On my cheeks. I went to several doctors and they said it was just a allergice reaction and one diagnosed Rosacea. Then the tingling moved down my face and to my head. I got these weird sensations and feelings. Then the numbness went to my extremeties legs, arms, feet, hands...sometimes a burning sensation ont he back of my upper arms. Burning sensation/tingling on my scalp. I started having anxiety attacks, and just depressed because all of this is happening to me.
I'm 37years old. I'm female. Last October I had Lap Band surgery and have lost 134lbs...With much more to go. I felt on top of the world losing weight...getting mobility and exercising more. Now I feel like I've run into a brick wall. I'm tired, irritated all the time. I am stressed that something more is wrong with me than b-12 deficiency.
I was sent to a neurologist they did an MRI on my brain and they said the MRI was fine. They didn't feel like I had MS...By b-12 levels were at 174 which they said were low. I got a serious of six shots in a row, and then was told tofollow up with PCP to get a shot once a month. That is going to happen on Friday. SO its been a month since my shots and I still feel the numbness tingling all over, and I still feel like crud. I feel as if my neurologist just passed the buck after I told them after the shots I still felt the tingling numbness and everything that went along with that. >>>I am having massive hair loss that is stressing me out. I just don't know what to do when I go to the doctor on friday to get my b-12 shot. This will be the first I see this doctor because I changed my primary care physician....so do I tell her I'm still having these symptoms...I"m concerned it is more than b-12..I'm scared that I will never feel normal again...I know I am getting on my familys nerves..but they have been supportive..
I am also taking multivitamin, and I started taking the Methyl 5000mcg sublingual Jarrow on my own, but the numbness tingling, vision, head scalp burning tingling still persist... also burning sensation on abodmen ovary area
Please can anyone give me any advise Thank you.