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... Is your ferritin at 97? ... (2 replies)
... i can identify with the hair loss. I first began noticing the hair shedding back at the start of 2001, but as i was going through some stress and was on antidepressants i put it down to that. The problem never went away, even when i was feeling much better. ... (10 replies)
... Hi, my ferritin has only been 97 for about a month or so. Ill probs wait another month or so and see what happens. Ive had my thyroid checked and its fine. ... (2 replies)

... Thank you so much for the reply. If any doctor tells a woman that a ferritin level of 19 will not make her hair start falling out, they are very very wrong I tell you. Many of them just don't know what they are talking about and it is frustrating to me. ... (6 replies)
... I have had hair thinning due to too much shedding for a number of years and never realised it had anything to do with iron. ... (21 replies)
... Hi Sparkles, well i'm not a doctor, but from what i have found out is that ferritin is the important one, but in general doctors and people alike tend to refer to the levels in a general way by simply saying "iron levels". ... (21 replies)
... First of all for all those Hashimoto's groupies out there, the inability to absorb things, particularly iron and vitamin D has VERY strong links to Hashimoto's. Most of us suffer with that. ... (80 replies)
... What is your ferritin level like ? ... (13 replies)
... you need to find out where you ferritin is at now. When i looked through old blood test reports from waaaay back, before my abnormal shedding, my ferritin was in the mid 30's. Now it's been 60 and over for at least one year and my hair shedding issues are the same. ... (12 replies)
... Now i stumbled across an interesting piece of information just now over on the thyroid board where somebody was asking about hair loss. One of the posters said that their doctor had said that hair loss can be attributed to the TSH being unstable and fluctuating up and down. ... (20 replies)
... I did have all the thyroid tests done and was in range with them I'm feeling pretty confidanrt as I was pretty much smack in the MID range. ... (14 replies)
... Hi Audrey, Interesting... you and I seem to have similar problems, I really believe my ferritin's been low since the 80's but my docs never did anything about it... ... (12 replies)
... gs, i believe we are all individuals and a rare few might suffer the type of affects the rest of us wont have, so you can't exactly rule out that your low energy levels ect are not being caused a ferretin level of 25. ... (9 replies)
... A couple of years ago my hair began shedding after taking a progesterone birth control pill. ... (2 replies)
... When I was diagnosed with IDA my ferritin was a 5 also and I think my Hemoglobin was 10.8, so very similar levels to you. ... (20 replies)
Iron Supplements
Mar 9, 2007
... I have a question about iron supplements. I was researching low ferritin on the internet, and found some confusing information. One site said to stay away from ferrous sulfate because it is dangerous, take other forms of iron instead. ... (3 replies)
... The doctor said that I basically had no iron stored in my body. My hemoglobin was an 8, thyroid and hormones were good. ... (7 replies)
... I think the anemia section needs a thread like this for those suffering from both thyroid and low iron levels. ... (80 replies)
... The other reason for higher ferretin levels being much better for you is also backed up by a Dr John Lee, who is Australia's leading thyroid researcher. ... (2 replies)
... his Ferritin was only 50. That doesn't sound too high but it's good for him because he is a HH carrier. ... (4 replies)




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