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... Thanks for the information. Hopefully over the next few months my ferritin will start to increase. ... (7 replies)
... sure what the exact numbers were. I only had a call from the drs. office saying "my iron was low, to pick up my prescription at the office." I am pretty sure my ferritin is low because everytime I do anything strenuous like walking up the stairs my legs burn like crazy and I am out of breath. ... (15 replies)
... My understanding is the level of the Ferritin is the amount of iron that is stored after you have used what you need for daily function. ... (1 replies)

... I was diagnosed with low Ferritin levels a while ago, 46 and dropping. Probably good by this group's measure, but I dropped 20 points in a month even though I was taking a multimineral with Iron. ... (1 replies)
... Hi, it's been a while since I last wrote. Finally I had another blood test which was far more comprehensive this time (on the good advice of Christine and others) once I could find a good doctor. Apparently my levels have got worse since last time & now I am anemic not iron deficient. I have been so careful with my diet (I'm vegetarian) but to no avail. I also have Planter... (14 replies)
... I called the Doc earlier today, and the Nurse called me back. She said Neuropathy can be caused by low iron / anemia and the blood draw, so that explains that. I did some more digging online, and found the following info about low iron anemia treatment: Usually oral; usually 300-900 mg/day Initial response takes 7-10 days Correction of Anemia takes 2-3 months 6... (14 replies)
... work, taking care of the kids etc. even though I was exhausted. Blood tests revealed hemoglobin was at 4.3, hematocrit was 14. something, my ferritin was also critically low but I'm not sure what the number is on that. Anyways the doctor told me to go to the ER. The ER doctor couldn't believe I was walking. ... (29 replies)
... but her ferritin continues to go up to 80 then fall back to 19 a couple of weeks after the IV iron. ... (4 replies)
... If you look at your lab ranges, you will see normal results for your 12 yr old. If you do not have a copy I would suggest asking for one for your own reference. Below, I have posted normal results ONLY for ~Iron studies~ for females and children of the age in question. Hope this helps. You should find out what the ~optimal~ results are for each of these as well by... (2 replies)
... taking such a high dose of iron 'could' be dangerous, but then i'm not a doctor, but do know most of the iron supplements for people with low iron contain about 300 or so mg of iron. ... (2 replies)

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