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... of my hair over the last year. Can low Ferritin cause hair loss even though the IRON levels are NORMAL? ... (11 replies)
... Just wondering if low ferritin can cause lifeless dry hair and hair loss? ... (0 replies)
... I too have hair loss due to Hashi's. It seemed to increase with dose changes, I would go from hyper to hypo on T4 drugs. Recently I learned that low ferritin can cause hair loss. I recall having low ferritin for some time now. I am slowly building it up. I went from 16 to 26 in a few months. ... (80 replies)

... Thanks for so much info. It does get ones wheels turning to look into all possibilities I did have all the thyroid tests done and was in range with them I'm feeling pretty confidanrt as I was pretty much smack in the MID range. I thought about the Vitamin thing. I'm suprised they don't run this when they do everything else. I actually had asked my Dr. how everything could... (14 replies)
... When my ferretin was down to 8 and then it took virtually a whole year to get to 14 and my hair was falling out like crazy i decided to visit a Trichologist. ... (14 replies)
... Since you have been low in Ferritin, you may also be low in Vit B12 or folic acid, which could be causing the numbness in hands. Low ferritin can cause RLS, and you probably need to get your ferritin above 50 for the RLS to respond and go away. ... (3 replies)
... OH they ran the wrong vit D last time. I am sure I need to take more iron. Just have trouble finding which one I can tolerate. I like the Floradix it is suppose to absorb well, just not sure how much I need of it. It is expensive. ... (80 replies)
... Hair........... well we all want our hair back and it seems to be the most stressful thing to lose. I'd trade less energy for some real hair growth. ... (80 replies)
... 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. If it is at the low norm then you probably are not anemic. However, a low thyroid level will cause the symptoms you describe. ... (4 replies)
... stress, low ferretin, thyroid, adrenal fatigue, malabsorbtion of nutrients due to gluten intolerance or digestive issues. ... (14 replies)
Low ferritin
Apr 9, 2006
... My hair has been falling out for a few months and I have thin areas at the front of my head. My doctor is putting this down to low iron. I have no thyroid problems but had that checked out as that can cause hair loss too. I also want to know when my hair will grow back. ... (2 replies)
... like". My Trichologist did say that anemia or other illnesses which cause hair loss can bring on early alopcea if it is genetic. Thankfully i didn't have that to worry over as well. ... (80 replies)
... I'm 46 and 6 years ago I finally found out that my ferritin level was 11, so no wonder that I felt all the time tired, exhausted, having hair loss, heart palpitations, carpal tunnel syndrome, anxiety and weak muscles. ... (2 replies)
... it has and thanks. My stress level is much better......I am on the mend. In your research or in your own experience, the hair follicles that weren't fed.........they are still "okay" and once the body starts absorbing nutrients, etc.........will they become active again? ... (9 replies)
... christie, congratz on the ferritin levels. I have also experienced hair loss recently due to very high stress levels and a low ferritin level. After doing some research I found out that emotional or physical trauma event can cause hair loss. ... (9 replies)
... years. that didn't cause any hair loss that I was aware of. Wellbutrin for one year cause massive amounts to fall out. That is why I stopped taking it. ... (7 replies)
... 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. One of the very first things that starts to drop with anemia is in fact your ferritin. ... (8 replies)
... Welcome to the boards!!! The ferritin is an iron storage protein, this is iron storage in the bone marrow and organs. When this number goes too low then the Hgb begins to drop with the end stage resulting in iron deficiency anemia. ... (7 replies)
... My Ferritin was 19 about two months ago and I was experiencing fatique, leg pains, hair loss etc. When I would get up in the morning or middle of the night and walk, my feet felt so heavy and sore. ... (50 replies)
... Okay I have had low ferritin for years, but haven't done much, resisted iron due to side effects. ... (80 replies)


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