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Low ferritin
Apr 16, 2009
... when your ferritin does rise, do you stop taking your supplements? ... (7 replies)
... That is why I believe Dr's should use a ferritin test more often then not because it's a very early indicator of a problem before waiting for the last stages which are hemoglobin and hematocrit dropping. ... (15 replies)
Low ferritin
Jun 8, 2013
... That is why I believe Dr's should use a ferritin test more often then not because it's a very early indicator of a problem before waiting for the last stages which are hemoglobin and hematocrit dropping. ... (22 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)
... Yes, you can have very low ferritin with normal hgb. I have been going through this for over three years now. ... (7 replies)
... For those asking about ferritin levels and iron. The ferritin level measures how good your body is at extracting iron from food or supplements you are taking. ... (21 replies)
... Yes it's possible to have a ferritin that low. With anemia ferritin is one of the first things that will start dropping. Low ferritin causes many many side effects, a lot of the ones you have listed. I had a couple episodes with my vision as well. ... (3 replies)
... Now that absorption is much better my iron is creeping up, UIBC and TIBC both going down. Ferritin was up 4 years ago, and has been creeping down. Perhaps lower Ferritin is associated with hashi as suggested. ... (21 replies)
... Hi all! I am visiting from the hair problems board... my hair started to fall out in fits and bursts 2 years ago. at that time my ferritin level was 60. 5 months later it was 40... at that time the hair loss was horrible! ... (8 replies)
... I have been under treatment for several years for IDA and now just iron deficiency, ferritin keeps dropping, last level 21 and month before was 72. My Hgb also continues to rise. How can my hgb levels rise and my ferritin drop? ... (1 replies)
... ms here and read elsewhere, there is no way thousands of people can feel so bad from being low on Ferritin. I'm with you on that one all the way, if it's not the ferritin then what the heck is it? ... (16 replies)
... I had iron deficiency last year with ferritin 10 but normal haemoglobin. It was caused by heavy periods. I felt much better when I got my ferritin above 65. I recently had the heaviest period of my life so was told to increase iron tablets to 3 a day. ... (3 replies)
... Hi , my 18 year old son was diagnosed with hashimotos hypothyroidism and low ferritin. He has been depressed. He was unable to raise his ferritin on oral supplements and has had treatment with venofer . He has been scoped from both ends and all findings were normal. ... (0 replies)
... So, just when I thought I was getting this whole ferritin story, I have stumped by my lastest labs. ... (3 replies)
... likes you have a wonderful Dr. A normal hemoglobin does not mean you are not anemic, I can't stress this enough. You can be anemic and have a normal hemoglobin. Ferritin detects anemia at early stages. ... (2 replies)
... Are you having any form of blood loss anywhere? Also wondering what is your iron serum count? (3 replies)
... My ferritin has now dropped even more to 15. It has dropped 20 points in 1 week alone. My hemoglobin was normal but is now dropping fast too. I am taking iron, have had iron infusions and a blood transfusion. ... (3 replies)
... Had fibroids removed 3.5 yrs ago but ferritin still was single digit. In Feb 2012 I saw a hematologist for the 1st time and he recommended "polysac iron" which he suggested i buy online. ... (7 replies)
... Just wanted to share my experiences. Was diagnosed with mild anemia last June with a ferritin at 4 and slightly low blood count and given Ferrous Fumerate x 3 to take daily. I was a vegetarian for over 20 years at this stage and had heavy periods. ... (1 replies)
... er originally caused the low ferritin, like menstrual bleeding, a GI bleed, or some other cause, is still going on. If she has normal absorption of iron, and the ferritin keeps dropping, she has to be losing iron from somewhere. I would think the doctors still need to find the cause of the iron deficiency anemia and treat that. ... (3 replies)




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