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... d of the IM I don't think although that is not without risk as well. I also wouldn't care if I had the largest tattoo on my bum either, I just want a reasonable ferritin level for when my body requires more reserve it will be there. ... (11 replies)
... I don't know a ton about all of this I'm still learning. I started with a ferritin of a 2. Ferritin are your stores. It seems that I have developed anemia due to heavy cycles myself. My Dr. ... (3 replies)
... and up being optimal. Anything under the bottom range is considered too low by the medical profession, however, a low range ferritin is not good either. It is the iron stored in the bone marrow and organs for later use. Whenever there is not enough the stores are called upon. ... (4 replies)

... Hello :wave: herekittykitty--I love your name, it makes me want to start calling cats:D LOL! From your labs they do point to iron deficiency anemia, why, is what you want to find out. You are considered moderately anemic almost, mild. Your MCV is not ~just low~ but severely low at 68. And....your are very iron deficient at a 2 ferritin which is considered no iron (under... (24 replies)
... I'm sooooo serious. My mom has BE and she doesn't even take 2 daily. For one reason, I won't let her after what has happened to me. ... (3 replies)
... am fair and I have always had rings underneath the eyes and thin skin. You also said somewhere that your hair didn't fall out and mine was really bad when I had 2 Ferritin, it's much, much better at 20. Maybe it's just an individualized thing like symptoms of anemia? ... (28 replies)
... My Hgb was 8.5 and I had a 2 ferritin, I can't imagine the symptoms that you must be having. ... (22 replies)
... I had this same thing happen 2 Ferritin and 8.5 Hgb and felt fine until I bottomed out one day. Your tolerance to anemia is proportional to the rate of development. ... (6 replies)
... shots either. You can have a deficiency in both which is quite common leading to anemia for 2 different reasons. ... (9 replies)
... Susan--I have no idea what your Sat% would be with a Ferritin of 3, although, iron deficienct women are usually under the range with a low T-Sat%..... I can however, tell you what mine was if that will help you to understand. I started with a 2 ferritin, by time I got to a 3 ferritin and on iron supplements at the time of serum iron testing, my Sat% was a grand total of 6%! ... (1 replies)
... It also takes years to deplete the ferritin iron stores. It sounds like maybe what has happened is that you didn't fill the stores the first time and slowly it has reoccurred. ... (5 replies)
... because I was so sick. I said, "I am severely anemic with a 8.5 hgb and 2 ferritin!" I didn't even know that anemia was classed in grades? ... (9 replies)
... sat with a 2 Ferritin and 8.5 Hgb. I'm still recovering over a year later. What I'd be more concerned about is the ferritin which you know about. ... (4 replies)
... My hair was shedding very badly when my ferritin stayed down for almost the whole yr. I started at a 2 ferritin, I think I forgot to post that in my Lab because 20 was my last count and I went with that figure. ... (8 replies)
... Is there any vitamin or food that can bring up my ferritin level OTHER that iron supplements? ... (2 replies)
Feb 4, 2009
... Mac2--Did you ever find a cause for your anemia? Just curious. I can tell you that from a 2 ferritin every time that I jumped about 10 points 10-20-30-40 I began to feel a little better it was somewhere between 20-40'ish that I noticed a greater difference, but I was able to tell I felt a lot better at 50, I could have told you without a blood test that I was at 50. I think... (5 replies)
... I don't know is there really is a definitive way to tell. My Hematologist told me that I didn't notice the anemia at 8.5 Hgb and 2 ferritin because it came on slowly. Mine was due to heavy periods they say. This way it takes years to deplete iron stores and become IDA. ... (5 replies)
... nes body is different so absorption rates can severely differ. This is if all else is working properly and maximum absorbtion is occurring. Over three months my ferritin went from 9 to 25. Hoping for the same increase over the next three months. ... (9 replies)
... e no symptoms while others agree with the patients laundry list of symptoms. Symptoms can be very similar to anemia symptoms. For me personally when I had at a 2 Ferritin, RLS symptoms were really bad and then over a longer period of time fatigue being the worst. And..... ... (11 replies)
... with a 2 Ferritin. When you have those numbers it takes a while to get well, even though that is a different time frame for everyone. ... (2 replies)

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