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... young adult, but not once did anyone ever test ferritin levels. It's so surprising the things you don't know about your own body and health! ... (4 replies)
... Hi everyone, I am new to this site but have lingered here long enough to want to post my own issues. I believe that my low ferritin is causing me to have an array of symptoms. ... (3 replies)
Ferritin questions
Aug 29, 2010
... I know it has been awhile since this was posted but very helpful. My ferritin level is less than one (My md said it was undetectable) but my cbc was normal. I feel terrible. I see an endocrinologist tomorrow and a hemotologist Friday. My tsh was normal but didn't do any free testing. A random blood sample cortisol level was low. Hoping I find out some answers soon. ... (2 replies)

Ferritin questions
Nov 12, 2009
... to accommodate different levels of iron. Ferritin is stored in the bone marrow and organs. ... (2 replies)
... ake medication for it, but it's different than that. It's PHYSICAL not MENTAL. I just don't feel good. So my Nephrologist decided to do some blood work including Ferritin levels, which I haven't even ever HEARD of until last Friday! ... (4 replies)
... If left untreated yes, but it sounds like you are on the right track to taking care of your problems. My ferritin was a 2 and some people here don't even have numbers that register. ... (4 replies)
... I have hemoglobin and ferritin levels that are slightly better than yours right now and I am also extremely fatigued. ... (9 replies)
Ferritin level
Mar 12, 2009
... just wonderd how dangerous the low ferritin is since i do feel so good.I also take ativan.50 mg 4 times a day and the Dr. said I could add one to help me sleep but i sleep like a rock. ... (3 replies)
... Sounds like you are going through quite a bit. The x5 that is my amount of kids and believe me I know how you feel. My oldest has sure been a help and I don't know what I would have done w/o her. It's hard when you have all these responsibilities and walking up a flight of stairs makes you feel like you need a nap! It could be from the kidney disease and iron not correctly... (4 replies)
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... I'm going to have to check into that. I'm waiting to hear my "numbers" in September. Hopefully they've gone up. I know my ferritin has been as low as 3, but my iron is usually between a 9, 10 or 11. I just can't wait for this to be over! ... (74 replies)
... I had horribly low iron and ferritin levels after getting pregnant 8 years ago. When I was pregnant I had an iron level of 7 and they thought they were going to have to do a blood transfusion. ... (74 replies)
... If you look up microcytic anemia, the primary feature, which would cause a dr to look further, is the MCV. Most labs contain a low range that are high 70's low 80's, so 67 is likely below range. It would help if you could give the ranges along with the values. ... (11 replies)
Me too--I'm back
Oct 20, 2008
... You both need to have more iron intake and watch your labs. I have cut back from 300mgs of elemental iron to 150 daily and I hope I am passed 41 ferritin by now. I would love to go back to the higher dose and build my stores faster, but I think that I would begin to overload. ... (8 replies)
Iron Supplements
Mar 9, 2007
... I have a question about iron supplements. I was researching low ferritin on the internet, and found some confusing information. ... (3 replies)
... and told me to stop the iron supplements. However my ferritin had only increased to 47. My hair never grew back. ... (2 replies)
... or low ferritin you may be, or how well you absorb because there may be a greater demand. ... (3 replies)
... low ferritin dangerous? ... (5 replies)
... There is a "possibility" that you are losing blood somewhere which would cause the low ferritin, but your ferritin is not low enough to "scare" anyone. ... (5 replies)
... ematologist just put me right back on the iron that the GI gave me. Point being he hasn't done anything different for me than the GI. My hgb was a 8.5 with a 2 Ferritin and I felt really bad. Due to the fact that my numbers were already going up by the time I saw him he didn't infuse me. He set up the apt. ... (7 replies)


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