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... The Ferritin level is just a measure of stored iron. It is what is left over after you have utilized what you need for daily functions. ... (4 replies)
... Hi there! Does anyone have any experience with low ferritin levels being a cause of eyelash/eyebrow loss? I started to rapidly lose my eyelashes a few months ago. Two ophthalmologists could find nothing wrong with my eyes, but the second one had me on a series of antibiotics and steroids, just in case. Didn't help, so he told me to go get my thyroid checked. The... (2 replies)
... My gp was of no help, he didn't even notice that my ferritin levels were so low. I visited a dermatologist and she was hopeless too and said it was only stress and that my hair looked healthy and it would grow back. ... (9 replies)

... Hi, thanks for your kind words, her hb is 11.1 and haematocrit is 0.324 (norm 0.34-0.40) they dont know the cause of her anemia, i am assuming thats why her consultant wants her in for more tests. she has just woken up after a 12 hour nights sleep and is laid rubbing her eye complaining she is tired :( horrible to see, she should be running riot at that age! lol ... (8 replies)
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... I still have not had a ferritin test. My gastro Dr. that did my last iron studies STILL has not read my capsule endoscopy, which tomorrow it will be 2 months now. ... (16 replies)
... Well, I knew my anemia wasn't getting better. The ice eating was a sign of that. I eat at least 8 ice cube trays of ice every single day. ... (6 replies)
... Not sure about ferritin levels and flying....my ferritin level is 8 and HGB is 15.2 but I've been told my iron level is close to 2X what it should be so I've been taken off iron for 2 weeks and will go for more blood work.BUT, I was told last year if my hemoglobin was 7. ... (2 replies)
... I was diagnosed with PLMD two years ago. I also have a low serum ferritin level. I have tried iron pills and supplements and finally went for iron shots. After 10 months of weekly iron shots my ferritin went from 8 to 15. ... (3 replies)
... Some dizzy spells would last several seconds, some a few minutes, and I had 2 vertigo spells that lasted about 8 hours each. After seeing my family doctor and ENT doctor they diagnosed me with several things but I kept getting worse and worse. ... (2 replies)
... Hello :) I am currently suffering from a hair loss, due to the fact that I was supplementing with Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid) for my acne. I took doses ranging from 4 grams - 6 grams. I read on the Acne board, that supplementing with too much Vitamin B5, can cause Iron Deficiency. I am 18 years old, and I got my blood work a month ago, if it's not a big problem, can... (3 replies)
... My ferritin just recently dropped to a 8! and they have me on ferrous sulfate 325mg, 3 times a day..... is this ferritin level low enough to cause a lot of symptoms? ... (4 replies)
... @ theartyone - I would like to thank you for the below information. What a gem! :wave: (19 replies)
... I discovered that my ferritin level was only 8 last month and 4 weeks later it is now 32. I thought I'd share what I did to help others, as I was warned it could take months to raise my levels to normal. ... (19 replies)
... I had a ferritin of 3 a year ago with even lower HCT and HGB numbers. Starting taking iron supplements and it's corrected a bit..not as quickly as I hoped though. ... (3 replies)
... Hello, I see a hematologist now and he said he doesnt think my symptoms are related to the low ferritin. I don't agree!! I feel like crap!!! I am also very cold!!! My stomach seems to handle the supplements ok. I have lots of stomach issues as it is. I sure hope you find an answer! Keep us posted! (6 replies)
... u need to see a hematologist. Regular doctors, dont specialize in blood disorders, and most dont care and will tell you anything! I had one doctor tell me that a ferritin level of 15 was fine, but another one tell me it was too LOW! and was causing my dizziness and light headed feeling. ... (34 replies)
... I had a Ferritin of 3 one month ago, Hemoglobin of 6.9 and after only 10 days on the iron my Ferritin went up to a 10 and my Hemoglobin went up to 8.4. ... (5 replies)
... Why would my Hb go up when my ferritin is so low? ... (5 replies)
... Rainbow, Thanks so much for the reply. As far as my MCH and MCV, My MCH was 30.2 with a ref range of 28.6-32.8 and my MCV was 88.4 with a range of 81.-99. My Vitamin D is always very low when my endocrinologist tests it. I take prescription vitamin D twice a week. I go to the endo for hypothyroidism. Since you said my B12 is low, but still in range, why doesn't the Dr.... (4 replies)


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