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... my ferritin is quite low. He put me on oral iron once daily. ... (7 replies)
... and they have gradually depleted. The further they deplete, the less stores you have, and eventually you will end up with anemia. I didn't get anemia until my ferritin level was about 5. Some people get anemia much sooner than that, some may not get it at all. ... (1 replies)
... My low ferritin is because I had a gastric bypass and don't absorb iron orally anymore. ... (15 replies)

... Yes, 5 is low. That is what I was at before I started iron supplements. Fortunately, I did not get as anemic as you are but I may have gotten to that point and my hemoglobin was on a downward trend. Pretty much it means that you have no iron stores and you need to work on building them up. It also confirms that your anemia is due to iron deficiency and not something else. (15 replies)
... I have read the posts on here concerning ferritin levels. I have been anemic for over a year. A new doctor ordered the ferritin test. I ALWAYS request a copy of any medical tests to keep on file at home so I am knowledgable of the information. ... (15 replies)
... and told me to stop the iron supplements. However my ferritin had only increased to 47. My hair never grew back. ... (2 replies)
Ferritin levels
Feb 9, 2012
... My blood work came back that i was Moderate Microcytic Anemia due to heavy periods, I have a fibroid. My ferritin level in December 2011 was 15. ... (26 replies)
... I once read a post mentioning that the associated hair loss won't resolve until ferritin climbs higher....maybe in the 30 range if I recall the comments correctly. ... (6 replies)
... I am new to this board. On Friday after a month of iron treatments or oral iron I was diagnosed with a ferritin deficiency. I had never even heard of ferritin. Since Friday I spent an immense amount of time reading as much as I can locate on anemia caused by low ferritin. ... (9 replies)
My ferritin
Sep 9, 2008
... months ago I had a ferritin level of a 5. Low hemoglobin too. It has now been 2 months and I went back and had everything rechecked and my Ferritin went up to 27.5 and my hemoglobin was 13.8. The doctor said these are okay. ... (7 replies)
... My Ferritin was as low as a 2 and I didn't feel a thing. After I was there for a while up to 9 for 6 months I began to feel really really bad! ... (13 replies)
... Your iron level is out of range the average range is 12-16 depending on whether you are male or female. Female range is usually 12-14 premenopause. The other values are in range. The ranges are what are normal. However, one can be below average or above average and still be in a normal range for them. The ranges are based on a tri-level system of people who have been tested.... (3 replies)
... He told me to check my iron, ferritin and TIBC levels, which I did while on vacation. ... (6 replies)
... I have not received this guidance. Quite the opposite actually and that is from my primary and my OB. I have normal hemoglobin and normal hematocrit after 8 months on iron and my Dr. says as long as my ferritin is low the anemia diagnosis sticks. ... (8 replies)
... Yes, you should be treating a ferritin of 8. ... (10 replies)
... My hemoglobin level was 8.8, my ferritin level was 2, my b12 was about 190 and i have a very high folate level. Apparently I also have strange shaped blood cells. ... (0 replies)
Ferritin levels
Feb 19, 2012
... Do you think my ferririn could be low from when I had my baby two years ago and my hem dropped to a 6.8 and maybe my body used the stored ferritin and I just never built it back up (26 replies)
... Not wanting a repeat of that 4 years later with my third, I was supplementing from the get go. My hemoglobin level dropped even further that time to 8.5. I ended up taking 3 SlowFE a day and my daughter was born three weeks early... ... (16 replies)
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... yet my haemoglobin level seems normal it was 13.1 and then 12. ... (1 replies)


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