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... 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. I did manage to get from 8 to 29, but then dropped to 26 while still on the supplement. I'm now waiting to have iron injections. ... (6 replies)
... The Trichologist who i see about my hair issue, which we believe is as a result of very low ferretin levels over a number of years, uses Dr Hugh Rushton as his reference. You can look up Dr Rushton on the net. ... (15 replies)
Ferretin Level?
Jan 29, 2007
... Thanks for all of the information. This has helped me a lot. I've noticed that a lot of other people on this board have a similar problem with ferretin levels. Their numbers are in the normal range, then their doctors tell them they are 'cured', but they feel awful because they are in the low end of normal. ... (13 replies)

... About a month ago , I recieved 4 iron infusions. Before the iron infusions my ferretin level was 4 and my iron was 11 I believe. After the infusions my Ferretin was 388.1, Iron was 140, and TIBC was 487. I think the nurse even told me these were above normal, or very close. ... (4 replies)
... Where is your ferretin at now? ... (8 replies)
... I'm no expert, but am only relaying what my specialist advised me during one of my visits. My ferretin had been an 8, but i was still able to walk up to the shops which was about a brisk 7 minute walk away. ... (5 replies)
... hi, imnew here, came across this board while browsing. re ferretin levels, i just got tested yesterday, and have ferretin level of 6, a few months ago it was 3.5. hb was 10. surely this seems extremely low? ... (10 replies)
... Kk, I read that when I first woke up and didn't see any of the conversion stuff and was wondering. I can't read anyways.:) I guess I'm just used to seeing them in the other way. Anyways! Glad you got some answers. I was wondering myself! :D Ferritin with just oral iron therapy seems to take forever to go up. Mine was a 2 to start and I'm at a 19 now. I got in for more labs... (3 replies)
... I spoke with my doctor. Turns out I am fructose intolerant! That was a huge surprise. He didn't think my RBC or MCH levels were significnt. ... (3 replies)
... ng him. By the time 3mths was up i guess i wasn't on the iron supplement he actually had me on for a full 3mths, but in any event, my new blood test showed that ferretin had dropped a bit. I do know you can't go testing every few weeks as that is kind of pointless. ... (6 replies)
Ferretin Level?
Jan 29, 2007
... I am also taking the Spatone Iron because it is the only thing I can tolerate. I never did get a baseline on my Ferritin. I just knew that I had become mildly anemic. After taking Spatone for 6 weeks, the anemia corrected itself, but my Ferritin was only at 5. I've just been told to keep taking "whatever" and to come back in March or April. In the meantime, I will be... (13 replies)
Ferretin Level?
Jan 28, 2007
... hi my ferretin levels are 19,hemoglobin 13,and like you i feel very tired,i cant walk far,befor i have to sit down,even the thought of doing something makes me feel ill ,my hair has been falling out,for over a year,some times i feel i cant go on,i have fibroids ,doc put me on iron tabs,but i feel so ill after my periods , doc has said about me trying the marina coil,but my... (13 replies)
... It wasn't until I was having heart arrhythmias and no energy and just felt lousy that my new doctor said "let's look at your ferretin levels". ... (4 replies)
... Firstly, your iron levels on your blood test are simply and indication of how much iron was there at the time of the blood test. ... (7 replies)
... to develop a proper growth cycle for their hair and that is if the ferretin levels stay elevated. ... (29 replies)
... ssociation and the lady on the phone wasn't helpful. 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)
... nails. I read also about low iron levels and hair loss, so for a while i took iron tablets which constipated me and then i gave up. ... (10 replies)
... My levels have affected my thyroid a little, but so long as i can get my ferretin up a lot higher the thyroid will revert back to normal apparently. ... (17 replies)
... Regardless, ferretin of 7 is very low. The higher you can get your iron the better. Both my current thyroid doctor and my previous doctor want my ferretin up to 125 minimum, but up to 150 is their goal. ... (8 replies)
... Grad C and it has 500mg vitamin C and 325 mg dried ferrous sulphate and is much more than the 25mg in the one you are taking. When levels are low people often find they need a higher dosage as too low a dosage often doesn't do enough. Vitamin C is also necessary to help absorb the iron. ... (27 replies)


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