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... and low is anything below 50 . . . ... (9 replies)
... Last year, I had a total of 8 IV iron infusions to deal with my iron deficiency anemia. ... (0 replies)
... I agree that you probably should have further tests done to ensure that you are dealing with iron deficiency. Most likely, that is what it is since that's what most women have. ... (4 replies)

... It seems low to me, and my numbers haven't improved in some time. ... (6 replies)
... of course make sure the dosage is not too low either, as long as you can tolerate it. ... (10 replies)
... r platelets are a little on the high side but I don't think that is of any significance here. Sometimes this just happens. My friend's are always a bit on the low side and always have been and they aren't concerned about it. You aren't drastically out of the normal range. ... (15 replies)
... I've been having similar issues. When my Ferritin came in low like that a few months ago, they had me start on daily iron supplements. ... (8 replies)
... Welcome to the boards! Sorry your dealing with the hair loss and low ferritin too. ... (3 replies)
... My guess is that your doctor has put you on oral iron because they have fixed the source of your bleeding and your levels should be rising with the oral iron. However, in my opinion, I would ask to see a hemotologist to get IV iron.... that will raise your levels MUCH faster than the oral iron. ... (7 replies)
... My tests came back low in ferritin and iron. The nurse said my red blood cells were small. ... (7 replies)
... or low ferritin you may be, or how well you absorb because there may be a greater demand. ... (3 replies)
... For the past 6 months I have been loosing handfuls of hair. Last Monday I had seen a Dermatologist. My ferritin was 22, vitamin D 48, Tsh normal. I have been dealing with Iron deficiency since March but my ferritin was not tested numbers just total iron numbers. ... (0 replies)
... how doctors are treating patients with Iron Deficiency Anemia. ... (11 replies)
... So after dealing with an ongoing bout of headaches, lightheadedness, and nausea, I was just diagnosed with low iron anemia and vitamin d deficiency. I've always been told I've been "slightly anemic" but nobody ever thought it was bad enough to treat. ... (3 replies)
Low ferritin
May 26, 2013
... re going through. You need to see a hematologist in order to have them run tests to find out why you are not absorbing the iron. The doctor that told you if your iron level is normal even though you have low ferritin is not very knowledgeable in this matter. ... (22 replies)
... The search for answers lead me to check my ferritin which was in the teens. I saw a hematologist who did not know anything about hair and ferritin but put me on iron supplements. Two months of that did not do anything. But the dr. did not really tell me how to take them so maybe I didn't take them the proper way. ... (2 replies)
... The last two years I've been dealing with a situation...I'm choking on my food. I've taken an esophogram and came back normal. ... (4 replies)
... For the past five years, I have felt like absolute crap. When it first began, I was given a blood test and was told my iron and hemaglobin were fine but my Ferritin was at a 6. I was prescribed iron pills but had to stop taking them because they made me so sick. ... (10 replies)
... Skymama10, I'm sorry you've been dealing with this. What are the docs doing for you? ... (6 replies)
... A couple of things stand out to me when I read your post. First, know that slow fe is one of the lowest forms of iron that you can take. Delayed action, equals lower amount of absorption as well. ... (3 replies)


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