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... head, only the house. When I reached a 20 ferritin it slowed way down and I also had new hairs popping out all over my head, which was actually a problem for me to deal with. ... (5 replies)
Iron stores at 7!
Sep 23, 2010
... related to a low ferritin of 7. This can be ruled out easy enough with a prescription of iron replacement therapy. If it resolves with iron then you will know. If not then you can look further. ... (1 replies)
... Even though your numbers are not that low depending on your lab values, your Iron storage is the problem. Is it really 0, or just considered 0? ... (12 replies)

... daily to build your ferritin, you didn't say what your ferritin was. You need this number to know how much total body iron stores are left and this will also determine how long you will need to take iron. You are most likely low if this has been an ongoing problem for you. ... (3 replies)
... The instructions is to have 1 tablet daily, and warn of not exceeding the recommended dose. So I decide to take 27 mg of it every day to lesser the fatigue after blood loss. ... (10 replies)
... If you haven't already, you need to stop the blood loss of heavy periods or it will continue to happen and you will remain on supplements until menopause, if this is your reason for anemia. ... (10 replies)
... ledge, the only other reason for the breathing problems are having a deviated septum and being a naturally shallow breather. I also thought that it might be due to stress as when I am upset, as it sits in my chest. ... (24 replies)
... Yes, the low acid is the issue with not absorbing iron. I think that could by why it takes so long to build stores up. I can't imagine how much harder it is when you take acid reducing meds. Not a great situation I am sure. You can see how you can easily become deficient in minerals and vitamins. ... (80 replies)
... Slow Fe is a low dose iron and may not be enough to build your stores. I would call the doctor and ask him what he thinks about it. ... (5 replies)
Iron Infusion ??
Apr 3, 2004
... nd it was fine. About an hour and a half into treatment I started reacting, hives, pain, muscle cramps, short of breath ... steroids and other medication seemed to do the trick. After waiting more than an hour they decided to give it another try ... ... (4 replies)
... I too have been reading all over this forum since I got my lab results about 10 days ago. I am waiting for answers to your questions about as anxiously as you are! Why? ... (10 replies)
... Hi there, I put up a post fairly recently as I have low B12 and low iron stores. ... (22 replies)
Me too--I'm back
Oct 20, 2008
... Welcome back to you too! This is way too funny, both of you at the same time. Well, I don't know what to say to you girls? ... (8 replies)
Low ferritin
Oct 13, 2008
... The very best and quickest way to buid your ferritin is to eat red meat 3X weekly along with your iron supplement. ... (3 replies)
Oct 4, 2008
... but things will be fine. I hate having anything done, but you have to STOP thinking this way now. ... (2 replies)
... I am so glad to find this information! I had a GBP back in the 80's and due to my husband's job we have been transferred several times. I have actually been in good health other than severe migraines the last 15 years. ... (14 replies)
... a tricky scienc3e. In order for your body to build back to where it needs to be, you need to also have the appropriate folate levels, iron levels, and potassium. ... (2 replies)
... I've been back to my doctor and I have more of an understanding of where my levels are sitting. ... (3 replies)
... This is the first I've heard that you can't build your iron stores back up while taking iron. My doctor seems to think you can, although it takes a LONG time. Also, if you do not stop the source of your anemia, it may be impossible. ... (4 replies)
... Hct of 20.9 to go to a hgb of 10. ... (5 replies)

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