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... It can be very confusing I know. Too many iron references..... ... (22 replies)
... It sure does! :) It has also left me more confused. The bottom line is that I might not have anemia, which sounds good to me! I checked some of the other lab values and though some are within normal range, a few are borderline. We'll just have to wait. Time will tell. Thank you for your help! flowergirl (22 replies)
... After doing a lot of reading I began light therapy and have noticed improvement in my mood and energy levels already. ... (4 replies)

Low Iron
Mar 13, 2004
... I have done personal research on this subject to try to improve my ability to function and I came across an article regarding iron storage somewhere. ... (21 replies)
... s 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)
... Hi, I'm new to the boards, thanks in advance for any replies. I don't actually have anemia but this is the closest to an iron forum I see. ... (0 replies)
... but he did check my vitamin D, i can't remember if he said it was low. all i know is the first visit he told me to take an extra iron a day so i did, 45 mg of the OTC slow fe. then he had blood tests on my iron levels and now has prescribed me 325 mg 3x a day! i am s nervous about constipation. ... (4 replies)
... He has not been tested for celiac disease. Our doctor wants to recheck his iron levels again in 3 months since during the last 6 month period they actually decreased where there had been some improvement over the last year or so. ... (3 replies)
... average lifespan of about 120 days, though new red cells go into the circulation daily, as old cells die. I don't know that the effect of even 600 milligrams of iron daily would be noticable until a couple of months. ... (12 replies)
... After doing a lot of reading I began light therapy and have noticed improvement in my mood and energy levels already. ... (11 replies)
... I stopped taking iron supplements because I was not getting better, and because I had a few doctors tell me that I should not be on iron supplements because my hemoglobin, hematocrit, MCV, and RBCs were in the normal range. So I stopped for 3 weeks. ... (1 replies)
... Tony gave me the Complex Amino Acid tablets plus an iron powder which had a few other things in it too. My ferretin went up a bit, but should have gone up more. ... (29 replies)
... No problem. Anemia is sometimes used as a catchall for any type of iron deficiency, when technically it's a decreased number of red blood cells or hemoglobin. Right now you probably have what is referred to as iron deficient erythropoiesis. ... (3 replies)
... s not an absorption problem since my ferritin levels were within normal range a few years back and I've gotten the all clear from GI. ... (10 replies)
... I was diagnosed a year and a half ago with iron deficient anemia due to very very heavy periods. Since then, I had a hysterectomy which seemed to have solved the issue. ... (0 replies)
... In my opinion, yes, it looks like you are still anemic, though "mildly". Your Ferritin is not that bad, but taking into account that your iron levels have decreased, your Ferritin may go down in time, too. ... (2 replies)
Iron SAT.
Jul 1, 2009
... According to your labs you appear to be iron deficienct. The "Iron Panel" aka, an Iron study is explained below. These results tell more about iron in the body by giving a clear picture of either deficiency, normal, or an iron overloaded state. ... (1 replies)
... Ferritin is your iron stores and can cause a numerous amount of symptoms, including headaches, hairloss, no energy, muscle weakness, etc. ... (2 replies)
... s of the infed. I don't think that was enough to make a difference in my levels. My last hematologist, for some strange reason, does not want to do any kind of iron work up after my infusion, which was on April 9. That really concerns me. ... (16 replies)
Iron Deficiency
Dec 25, 2005
... I am 16 with a iron level of 21 it just dropped from 41 to 21 within a month with no explananation and i was on two iron pills a day and a vitamin, but the weird thing is i dont have any cravings and any thing like that so am I anemic or is it something else? ... (5 replies)


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