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... Well, I must say that first bit sounds quite scary! I have been struggling with low saturation and ferritin for almost a year now, and my doctor is not worried about it AT ALL. As well, after taking iron for over 6 weeks, my ferritin level did not raise at all and is still close to 0. ... (4 replies)
... I originally went to see my doctor about low energy, irritability, some weight gain and sleepness bordering on exhaustion and depression. ... (11 replies)
... I started getting really fatigued. Severely. Life altering fatigue. I had been trying to figure out whats going on, as no docs seem able to help. I asked for a ferritin test, and it came back low. Im taking iron now, but feel no different. I am starting to think I have some hidden cancer or something. ... (7 replies)

... I originally went to see my doctor about low energy, irritability, some weight gain and sleepness bordering on exhaustion and depression. ... (4 replies)
... weeks ago I had my physical and my Ferritin and Iron were low. ... (1 replies)
... I just read Audrey B. posting and wanted to say thanks for all the info. ... (80 replies)
... and my employer is tired of my chronic health problems. So, this is becoming an issue. I am amazed I can get out of bed at all. I also have fibromyalgia, and several other problems. I am very close to having to quit working as I have no help where I live and am raising a child alone. ... (16 replies)
... One thing I have been doing to lesten blood loss is to take birth control periods for extended periods of time...no plecebo week. I had a ferritin of 1 after my son was born two years ago. Took eight months to find out what was wrong and even longer to start feeling better after starting iron. ... (12 replies)
... As far as the question to IV iron. I had it after I was admitted with a 7HGB. It was like rapid recovery and I felt great. A little soreness on the arm but all the same. Word of advice, take a magazine and just use that time to relax. ... (12 replies)
... I can relate so well to your story. I am so sorry you feel bad, but glad some medication helped. I had a Ferritin Level of a 1, same symptoms as you. I am a 41 year old female, 2 kids and exercise regularly, mainly running, but not excessive exerciser. ... (5 replies)
... Hi, thanks so much for your reply! It does help. I have been this way for nearly two years with digestive issues and my iron has been dropping along with it. ... (6 replies)
... I have looked everywhere for an explanation and can't seem to find answers that make sense. I have been told I was anemic all of my life. ... (2 replies)
... I have been having issues with my Colon and need to get a colonoscopy but I have been feeling soooo bad that I keep rescheduling. But I really think you NEED the colonoscopy to get to the bottom of things. ... (6 replies)
... years. I would think your doctor would want to know WHY you are anemic with a low ferritin. ... (12 replies)
... time and have a VERY understanding and supportive husband, so the days I felt like I just couldn't function, I would crawl back into bed and sleep the day away, or at least until my son and daughter came home from school. ... (3 replies)
... but they made me feel really sick so i was quite reluctant to take them , i started to feel better the throat infections stopped and I stopped taking the tablets and my bloods were not tested again til this time. ... (5 replies)
... but for now I'm light headed, dizzy and unstable at times. Just wandering if there are others that experience this? ... (0 replies)
... We also think that ferritin does have symptoms although I cannopt prove it. Many people here agree. ... (16 replies)
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Oct 20, 2008
... Nice to hear from you! I hope your son is doing well. It does seem Hashi's and low ferritin go together. I know I have read some explanation about it but don't recall the why of it. ... (8 replies)
... My thyroid issues were a little different. When I was 31, I was diagnosed with thyroid cancer and had my thyroid removed. It has been almost 14 years now and I am monitored every 3 months with labs. Occasionally, for no real known reason, things will get wacky. ... (5 replies)


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