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Low Hemoglobin
Nov 7, 2007
... It's going to depend on what's causing your low hemoglobin. It can be such a wide variety of things causing it. My hemoglobin came from an autoimmune disease, called hemolytic anemia. But some have low hemoglobin from being anemic from bleeding. Others have low hemoglobin from low B12. ... (2 replies)
... Sheesh! Are the plaquenil and prednisone for the arthritis? ... (19 replies)
... ferritin is coming up, Drs. are talking to one another, etc. When you go into a flare, sometimes your Dr. will let you bump up the Prednisone dose temporarily nto ward it off, so if you are still on the Prednisone, I would call him and ask about that. ... (19 replies)

... s, except for some stomach upset with milk. But I know that there are not obvious symptoms all the time. But like everyone says there has to be some cause of the low ferritin. the only other thing I can think of is I hard a large endometrial cyst removed a couple years ago and am getting the same symptoms. ... (19 replies)
... burning in my hands and feet. I think it may be a low ferritin again. The fatigue and nerve issues had gotten better since my last venofer infusion. ... (19 replies)
... I've only been as low as 7, and I couldn't even raise my arms above my head, so I can only imagine how you're getting along. I hope you are under the care of a hematologist. ... (36 replies)
... thank you for responding. her hemoglobin is 9.0 currently and yes she is pale.i have noticed a yellowish color inthe corner of her eyes. she occasionally has low grade fevers with no other symptoms of any infection. ... (6 replies)
... You need a second opinion. Low hemoglobin isn't always caused by low iron. ... (6 replies)
... I have hemolytic anemia, and when my hemoglobin gets as low as yours, they start to get concerned. And no amount of iron willl help in my case. IT takes Prednisone to get my counts back up. That's why you need to find out what's causing the low counts. ... (4 replies)
Panic!!!
Aug 24, 2006
... The problem is that anemia can be caused by a number of different things. I have low hemoglobin too, but it's from Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia, which means my body attacks my red cells. ... (13 replies)
... loss. I am in remission from an autoimmune form of anemia. As I understand it hair loss can occur after a sudden shock to the system, such as the severe drop in hemoglobin or other blood levels. My hair loss occurred about 3 months after I was diagnosed and started treatment. ... (5 replies)
Hemolytic Anemia
Apr 12, 2005
... it really got scarey. Last August I had a hemolytic crisis and was in the hospital l5 days before it got turned around. At present I am on 40 mg prednisone, my hemoglobin is okay but very low platelets. Of course I have all the bad side effects from the prednisone but now I know that NOT taking it is not an option. ... (36 replies)
... ined about fatigue and just not feeling like myself. Finally when I went to the hospital feeling as if I were dying, my blood work showed, as I was told, that my hemoglobin was frightfully low. I believe it was in the 4's. I started with 100mg prednisone a day, for 2 years, with Rituxubab i.v. each week for about 4 weeks I believe. ... (0 replies)
... I understand about your not knowing your hemoglobin was so low. I was doing everything, working, shopping and traveling. On May 1st 2013 I went to dr. I was losing wait without trying. ... (11 replies)
Autoimmune Anemia
Apr 18, 2011
... the donor blood is seen by your immune system as something to attack. I know sometimes they are necessary when your hemoglobin goes too low, but for me, when my hemoglobin hit 7, I got a transfusion, raising my hemoglobin to 10, but my hemolytic anemia went wild and my hemoglobin dropped within days. ... (4 replies)
... I'm currently seeing a hematologist for this. I have a blood transfusion every 3 weeks and I've already had 13 transfusions. The hematologist first prescribed Prednisone 60mg. ... (4 replies)
... well, maybe my experience can make you feel better. When my hemoglobin went really low and my liver functions went bananas, they sent me for a cat scan. They found a half a dozen lymph nodes inside me that were enlarged. ... (14 replies)
... yes, the big trouble is fatigue when the hemoglobin is low. But once the AIHA is under control, you can usually live a pretty normal life. ... (17 replies)
... Thanks, Jill, for your insights and words of encouragement. I've been on Prednisone before, when I had ulcerative colitis and then for the three surgeries I had for the UC. ... (22 replies)
... Hemolytic anemia is an autoimmune disorder, and is often triggered by something like a virus or chemical exposure or some illness. Your hemoglobin is very low. When mine was 8, I could barely function, so I take my hat off to you to be able to keep on going at 7. ... (22 replies)




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