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... usion because my body did not respond to the oral iron until after they had raised it intravenously to near 10. Now I am holding my own at around 12 but my serum ferritin remains low. A low ferritin level does not cause symptoms because it is stored iron, it is the immediately available iron that determines energy levels etc. ... (1 replies)
... I had my yearly physical and all blood work was normal, as usual. WBC 4.7, RBC 4.48, Hgb 13.4, Hct 40.3. However, the doc thought my Ferritin was low at 31 so she put me on iron supplements. ... (1 replies)
... I was not able to store iron until my Hgb was around 13 and higher. I know that the Hgb has to stay high in order to absorb into the ferritin. I stayed at a 6 ferritin for the most part. This was due to either not taking iron at all, too low of a dose or taking it with food. And not fixing the bleeding source i.e. ... (2 replies)

... So as you can see, the only two things on my CBC that might be even remotely questionable are my Hematocrit, which is low normal range, and my Lymphocytes, which is below range. I hadn't been recently ill or had any infection that I know of. ... (4 replies)
My ferritin
Sep 9, 2008
... My hemoglobin was 16.1 with my Ferritin still at 9.5. ... (7 replies)
Test Results
May 7, 2007
... Yes, my doctor prescribed the infusion because of low ferritin. My hemaglobin has always been fairly normal but my ferritin has been all over the place for the last year. It was 4 when I was first diagnosed. ... (3 replies)
... ie. anxiety I think it'll be your ferritin. Seriously get them to get you on iron ASAP. I was going out of my mind when I was really bad, panic attacks, the lot. Extreme dizziness, bad nausea, total loss of appetite, extreme fatigue.. It was horrible. ... (5 replies)
... Thats the problem, a lot of doctors think if you are 'within range' that that is fine. The problem is if you are within range, but extreme bottom of the range they often wont tell you to take some supplements. That is what happened to me. ... (9 replies)
... Thats the problem, a lot of doctors think if you are 'within range' that that is fine. The problem is if you are within range, but extreme bottom of the range they often wont tell you to take some supplements. That is what happened to me. ... (9 replies)
... es were always burning, puffy and very dark circles, i shed so much hair i could have started making men's toupes from it!! Someone else might be able to have a low end of the scale ferretin and not really notice anything as our bodies are not all the same. ... (7 replies)
... I have been struggling with low ferritin for quite some time and am now, after about a year, just starting to see some improvement. The low ferritin has caused dizziness, brain fog, extreme restless legs, fatigue, and much more! ... (1 replies)
... Google it and you will see that just the low ferritin can cause symptoms such as chest pain, heart palpitations, labored breathing, muscle aches, extreme fatigue, and kidney failure. My ferritin was a 7, when my doctor checked it..... I was having all of these and more.... ... (6 replies)
... the pediactric world is a bit behind the curve. My daughter has been sick for two yrs, diagnosed with fibromyalgia. after all this time we finally find out her ferritin is a 7. should be 100 or better, all the way to 300 is safe. Now doing infusions of iron. we are so hopeful. they typically treat anything under 50. ... (1 replies)
Taking a while
Nov 13, 2009
... The thing is, it is like this. Some people run down to almost no ferritin and they have IV and feel like new soon after infusion. Others take months to feel better. ... (1 replies)
Long term Anemia
Sep 6, 2007
... I was referring to 3 years+, but I do not have any numbers (iron levels) for you. (10 replies)
Long term Anemia
Sep 4, 2007
... I've been dealing with low ferritin since January, which I would assume is not long term, but how long can you have low ferritin before suffering some of the extreme side effects? ... (10 replies)
... A week ago, I was diagnosed with Anemia secondary to Iron Deficiency. My symptoms of headaches, extreme fatigue and difficulty concentrating came out of nowhere, hence my trip to the doctor. ... (4 replies)
... Should I not donate blood until I get my ferritin levels up? ... (4 replies)
My ferritin
Sep 9, 2008
... Do you also feel exhausted sometimes. Even though my hemoglobin is normal they say, I guess if your ferritin is so low that is also another factor that causes the extreme exhaustion. I am sure menopause does not help either!! ... (7 replies)
... duled for IV iron but I was so ill when I got there and my hgb was responding, not well at all. The Hematologist said since you are absorbing, no IV. I had a 2 ferritin and 8.5 Hgb. I don't think you said what your hgb was. ... (20 replies)


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