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... Yes, you should be treating a ferritin of 8. ... (10 replies)
... Wow! Hemiglobin of 5.5? ... (6 replies)
... hen I hit 20 and up I felt a much different body the fatigue was much different and getting better and still is at a 43 Ferritin last check. I am taking 150 mgs of Poly Iron daily to rebuild ferritin stores it is a well tolerated iron different from many others that is commonly recommended by docs. ... (13 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)
... seems to point to my level as normal or barely low. I don't know if I can actually do iron infusions, due to finances and a very full schedule, but I kind of feel like I will get laughed out of a hematologist's office. The last one I saw, when I had a hgb of 8.8 and a ferritin of 4, really brushed me off. ... (14 replies)
Iron level-8.3
Sep 14, 2006
... t know how far you are from Emory but it is supposed to be a very good hospital and maybe you can see someone there. Anyway,the dr. told me it will take at least 8 weeks of IV to get my iron stores built up and to start feeling better. The IV iron really wasn't bad at all. ... (22 replies)
... My hgb is 8.2 and my Ferritin level is 3. ... (3 replies)
... Sorry to hear what you are going through. I'm a nurse and I'd say that a Hgb of 8.1 is low. My hematologist told me that the American College of Hematology recommends that your Hgb be 12 at a minimum after receiving IV iron. I have been getting it weekly since Sept. ... (3 replies)
... find another. Correcting your thyroid can help very little if your iron store and is low. My hemotologist want my level to be at least around 50. I was 2 with a hgb of 8 when I they found out that I was anemic and with hypothyroid. My hgb is now around 13 and Ferritin around 70, which is really great. ... (5 replies)
... I had this same type of situation where I was at 9.9 for HGB and a Ferritin of 4, and within 2 weeks dropped to HGB of 7. ... (6 replies)
... ormal thing. When I was anemic and as my lab reflected it was a long, long process getting to that point, my RBC's were consistently normal values. However, my Hgb was 8.5 and my ferritin a 2, so I would say it is normal. That has been my personal experience. ... (12 replies)
... Dear Pika, A hgb of 8.2 is way too low to ingnore. You really need another doctor. You are anemic. It is known that marathon running or excessive exercise can cause anemia too. ... (8 replies)
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... I am just curious. I know chewing ice is a sign of anemia, but before when my hgb was 8, I was craving gum and chewing it constantly. If I ran out I would have to go to the store and buy more. I was buying 3 packs a week. ... (5 replies)
... I finally had to give in and go to our ER. Low Hgb was causing severe angina, which made it difficult to move about. ... (6 replies)
Help?
Nov 29, 2006
... They have a tendency to have lower Hgb. I had a hgb of 8 and it took months and several iv iron to raise my levels to a 10. ... (4 replies)
... You are considered to be Moderately anemic with a Hgb of 8.4 according to my ranges. A ferritin of 1. ... (3 replies)
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Ferritin of 8?
Jul 1, 2009
... pinkpixies--Welcome! :wave: An 8 ferritin is definitely low, as others have said (under normal range) and this relates to iron depleted stores following iron deficiency, not enough iron remaining to be at normal levels and to maintain the Hgb. My Hematologist says that anything under ten means no iron stores. Depleted iron stores end stage will result in iron deficiency... (4 replies)
... Here in California, it is common to transfuse at a Hgb of 8. That is the number my medical group uses and the number that the two teaching hospitals that I have been admitted to use too. ... (7 replies)




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