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... Thank you for your response. I was wondering how long did it take till you got back to feeling "normal" again. Did you take iron pills. I just started a day ago but still feel weak in the hands... like the muscles are weak. May I ask what your hemoglobin level was? ... (5 replies)
... Hi, everyone is different and absorbs iron in different ways but I will tell you how it worked for me. I was also anemic from heavy menstrual periods, I also developed uterine hyperplasia. After one period lasting 23 days my iron levels were 9. ... (4 replies)
... i know vitamin c is a watersoluble vitamin. this means that any excess of this vitamin your body will just get rid of. worse case of taking too much C is that you could get diarrhea. ... (4 replies)

... Christine, are you still here? ... (6 replies)
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... My Vitamin D is always very low when my endocrinologist tests it. I take prescription vitamin D twice a week. I go to the endo for hypothyroidism. ... (4 replies)
So how low is low?
Jan 23, 2008
... I'm 8 years post gastric bypass, and have had iron infusions in the past, about 2 years ago. Since then, I've had docs tell me I should take iron pills...that I shouldn't take iron because I'm "not that anemic and you can't absorb it anyway"... ... (7 replies)
... Here's how I was tested... ... (11 replies)
... The other thing is, I think it's a bit misguided to be losing lots of blood with your periods and then chasing the problem with iron pills. I think a better solution would be to get to the bottom of the problem....in other words, why the heck are your periods so heavy? ... (5 replies)
... weird shedding cycle. I do have thyroid and hormone imbalance so believe my hair issues are as a result of that and not my ferritin. I also can't miss a day of iron supplements or my ferritin goes down again. ... (2 replies)
... Hi everyone, I am new to this site but have lingered here long enough to want to post my own issues. I believe that my low ferritin is causing me to have an array of symptoms. ... (3 replies)
... Ever since I was a baby, my hemoglobin has been slightly low. My mom was told to increase my iron rich foods. However, out of all 8 of her children, I was the only one with this issue. ... (6 replies)
... neglect or however you want to describe it to the hospital. Most hospitals have patient relations that address these types of issues. It's frustrating...beyond frustrating..... ... (10 replies)
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... My Dr told me to take Iron pills and sent me to take the test again to make sure my iron was low. So i went and I took the test. ... (0 replies)
... My iron and ferritin are low as well. There doesn't seem to be any reason for it. I was diagnosed with Thalassemia 5 years ago and my red blood cell and iron only go low when I get a virus and get run down. I don't know what to do either. I am very frustrated and very very tired. ... (74 replies)
... This is my story and I'm looking for ideas on how to proceed. Any info you can give me will much MUCH appreciated! Sorry, I think this might be long!! ... (74 replies)
... I was just wondering why we are not given IV iron immediately to get our ferritin and iron numbers up instead of taking iron supplements that may or may not work? ... (1 replies)
... Ok, how about this one... ... (14 replies)
... I Claire, i notice you are in NSW too. I'm also worried about summer in a few months time as that is when most of my shedding occurs. Is your shedding all over or just in one area? ... (29 replies)


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