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... Hi, I haven't experienced any side effects yet, but I've only taken three dosages so far. ... (24 replies)
... someone to see if the blood had arrived as they had to get this from 70 miles away, i couldn't talk only whisper and i felt i was fading away i was given 7 units of blood and topped up with tablets. ... (14 replies)
... someone to see if the blood had arrived as they had to get this from 70 miles away, i couldn't talk only whisper and i felt i was fading away i was given 7 units of blood and topped up with tablets. ... (14 replies)

... I figured they were just being thourough, it was just kind of a shock because I'm usually the poster child for good iron... and I haven't had a "normal" period since March because of BC.. ... (4 replies)
... folate to see what type of anemia you have, along with a ferritin, iron stores. A thyroid check would also be in order, which can present with the same symptoms of anemia which can also lead to a lowered ferritin. ... (1 replies)
... Regarding if you would feel bad with a ferritin of 7 and not being anemic. The scientific proof is out on this and most doctors in the U.S. ... (3 replies)
AIHA question
Apr 30, 2004
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AIHA question
Mar 29, 2004
... at 12.5 mg of prednisone, my hemoglobin is 11.7, so just about normal. The problem is that I'm EXHAUSTED! ... (20 replies)
... iron defecient" forever! It's the resulting anemia that causes the problems. Again, it depends on the severity and duration. You can be iron deficient without being anemic. I'm ALWAYS iron deficient but I'm not always anemic. I'm currently both but it's not "bad" so I'm just a bit tired. ... (2 replies)
... Low ferritin in and of itself should not cause any symptoms. ... (3 replies)
... Well, like the person above me said, they already know the cause of your anemia, which is a very good thing. Now that they know why you're anemic they can start raising your levels and getting you back to feeling healthy! ... (7 replies)
Useful information
Jan 11, 2008
... This is what happened to me. I never eat ice normally. I then started eating ice all the time, couldn't get enough. Went on the internet read about PICA being a symptom of anemia. Continued eating ice and a lot. Took it to the bath and even on the way to wherever in the car. ... (6 replies)
... A lot of people on this board are trying to raise their ferretin levels. I'm on an iron supplement which hasn't really made my ferretin levels go up all that much. ... (6 replies)
... Apparently you are supposed to take a much higher dose of iron per day as the traditional iron supplements you buy over the counter have too low a dosage for people who have a very low ferretin level. ... (7 replies)
B12 Deficiency?
Sep 16, 2012
... Yeah, that's why I clearly said that you may be Vitamin B12 deficient without having low hemoglobin. In the beginning of your story, you simply said "anemia", like general anemia. In that case, I stand by what your doctor said. ... (29 replies)
... My iron issues were discovered by accident, and I tried pills for about a year before being sent to a hematologist. My ferritin was a 3 and my hemoglobin was in the 8's. We started infusions at that point. ... (14 replies)
Am I anemic?!?!
Aug 1, 2007
... Good to know that two of them are okay. I wanted to take two but was worried about taking too much of the other vitamins. ... (1 replies)
Finally, an answer
Dec 31, 2003
... But, aside from all of that, everything else is going good. I'm glad that I've a primary doctor that is on top of everything, and is willing to take care of things before they become a problem, and before someone tells me I have to postpone the surgery. ... (25 replies)
... Hi there. There are effects that come from having anemia for a long time, but I guess it would be better to call them complications. ... (2 replies)
... od. I think mine was about a 8 and I was blacking out. Being anemic is kind of a big deal, so yes I agree with the other poster be glad you do have Dr's that are being proactive because there are a lot of ladies here that do complain of not having a Dr. that cares. This isn't something you want to brush off. ... (11 replies)




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