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Low ferritin
Apr 9, 2006
... My hair has been falling out for a few months and I have thin areas at the front of my head. My doctor is putting this down to low iron. I have no thyroid problems but had that checked out as that can cause hair loss too. I also want to know when my hair will grow back. ... (2 replies)
... The Ferritin level is just a measure of stored iron. It is what is left over after you have utilized what you need for daily functions. If it is at the low norm then you probably are not anemic. However, a low thyroid level will cause the symptoms you describe. ... (4 replies)
... Sorry you are having issues. Your doctor doesn't realize that low ferritin can cause so much trouble. Mine was at 30 and I felt like death even though my hemoglobin was 12.1. It took me 10 months to bring ferritin up to 108 and hemoglobin to 13. ... (3 replies)

... low ferritin causes TE. I have lost a significant amount of hair. My ferritin was a 4 now it's at 31. I pray for HAIR!! I still suffer with heart palpitations and brain fog, and the rocking on the ship feeling. I hope you get better soon. ... (8 replies)
... My Ferritin was 19 about two months ago and I was experiencing fatique, leg pains, hair loss etc. When I would get up in the morning or middle of the night and walk, my feet felt so heavy and sore. Also noticed that the first day of my period I would get a headache. ... (50 replies)
... and low is anything below 50 . . . ... (9 replies)
... When I problems started about 4 years ago, it was due to anemia. I had heavy periods, bleeding ulcers and having 5 kids over the years ran my system down. No doctor ever tested me for anything until I was at death's door. ... (34 replies)
... stress, low ferretin, thyroid, adrenal fatigue, malabsorbtion of nutrients due to gluten intolerance or digestive issues. ... (14 replies)
... I've had significant hair loss after surgery. I was told from the 'trauma' my body had gone through. I was told it would be about 3 months before I was back to normal. ... (8 replies)
... Hi, I'm new to the boards and am hoping to get some advice. This January I was seen by my Dermatologist for hair loss. Turns out my Ferritin was at a 2. I am currently taking 325 FS 2x a day and fortunately my stomach tolerates it on an empty stomach. ... (1 replies)
... Hi. I have been diagnosed with anemia. I have low iron readings and I will probably have to start taking iron pills. But my ferritin has been low for years. Last year it was a 22 and at recent check it was a 14. ... (3 replies)
... I have had on going problems with anemia and my health in general and am now feeling so low about everything. During my routine bloods when I was 12 weeks pregnant I was found to have Hb of only 5 so swiftly put on Iron tablets and monitored. ... (2 replies)
Low ferritin
Oct 13, 2008
... I found out I had low ferritin in June as I had been experiencing a lot of hair loss. My ferritin was then 22. I have been taking 210mg of iron 3 times per day for over 3 months and my ferritin has only gone up to 32. ... (3 replies)
Low ferritin
Apr 9, 2006
... I'm not anemic but my ferritin tested VERY low, 8.9. I'm also hypothyroid. ... (2 replies)
... I have been reading through the posts and see that a lot of people with low ferritin levels also suffer dizziness and balance problems. ... (34 replies)
... A ferritin below 60 is associated with hair loss. ... (8 replies)
... Some drs advise taking iron in your condition, some don't. Most follow the guidelines that use 9 or 12 as the low end of ferritin and only treat when you are below or already showing anemia, e.g. have mildly low hemoglobin. ... (10 replies)
Low Ferritin
Jan 24, 2012
... but they are worried about my levels. My feritin only went to 89 and less than 2 mnths later I am back to 8. ... (2 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... In the 80's no one ever talked about iron and hair loss... ... (12 replies)
... Since the concern was high iron and high Transferrin and low UIBC and low TIBC numbers look better, although I know most people on the anemia board are trying to go in the other direction. ... (21 replies)


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