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... My Hematologist says that I am not "anemic". She treats my low ferritin with I.V. Iron Infusions. My only problem was low ferritin before my first two infusions, and the terrible symptoms. The last time my ferritin was at 17. My symptoms were fatigue, dizziness and shortness of breath. ... (10 replies)
... My issue is low ferritin. ... (5 replies)
... I am not a post op person, but just a low ferritin person. I wondered if it was only your ferritin that was 12, or if you had any other problems that promted your dr to take action. ... (10 replies)

... He told me the risk is higher but it would be so worth it. Yes he is not too happy about my ferritin being 2. ... (10 replies)
... I am a 36 year old female who had gastric bypass surgery in October 2003. So I am about 3.5 years post op. ... (10 replies)
... Hi I had a gastric by pass in 1998. I am also severely anemic with my Ferritin level less than 4 and hemaglobin has been down as low as 7. My white blood counts have started to fall now and I too am tired. My weight loss has been extremely good. ... (28 replies)
... I am new here. I had gastric bypass surgery in 2004. I have been told for years that I am anemic but no one has ever followed up on it or been concerned until I started going to this new doctor. ... (0 replies)
... New to this forum so a brief intro...I'm 38 yr old female who is 3 yr post laproscopic RNY gastric bypass. NEVER had a problem with iron deficiency in my life so was not given iron supplementation after RNY surgery. ... (3 replies)
... op RNY Gastric bypass. ... (10 replies)
... Ferritin is a protein that stores iron. You cannot "take" ferritin. It is an indicator of your iron stores. Too much ferritin means you have too much iron, too little ferritin protein then there is too little iron. ... (2 replies)
... Yes my labs were very low. My ferritin is only 2 and he wants it at least 100. I have not seen my wls in quite some time. I need to get in for a check up. ... (10 replies)
... I had stomach surgery 24 years ago and it was similar to a gastric bypass. ... (28 replies)
... I had gastric bypass surgery 11 years ago and for the past year or so my iron levels have been low including ferritin, which now is less than 3. ... (0 replies)
... years post Gastric Bypass RNY I have been dealing with Low Ferritin Levels for about 3 years...maybe a bit more. My Ferritin levels have been as low as 6 and only as high as 9 for the last 3 years! ... (0 replies)
... y hemoglobin dropped to transfusion level. They sent me home with meds for an ulcer....Well I have been a tired mess. I got new bloodwork and my TIBC is high. My ferritin is 2 and all other results indicate anemia. I am concerned that I am once again bleeding. My hemo is 10. ... (10 replies)
... my iron levels are ok 12,but my ferritin is at a 5.should i be taking a ferritin tablet instead of iron.aren't these to seperate things? ... (2 replies)
... My low ferritin is because I had a gastric bypass and don't absorb iron orally anymore. ... (15 replies)
... Hi there! You have my sympathy, empathy and 'boy can I relate'! Your post could be mine as our situations are so similar... Have you talked to your surgeon that did your wls? If so, did they have any suggestions? I called mine two weeks ago and they immediately asked, "How is your poop?" lol....the nurse assured me they deal w/ poop stuff all the time and it was... (10 replies)
... I have hemoglobin and ferritin levels that are slightly better than yours right now and I am also extremely fatigued. ... (9 replies)
... I had gastric bypass back in 2004. I have been doing fine until this last year. Kept on feeling exhausted. ... (4 replies)


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