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... hello, im boardline underactive thyroid and have VERY low ferritin levels which believe me DOES make me extremely tired, depressed and extremely anxious. ... (7 replies)
... I started getting really fatigued. Severely. Life altering fatigue. I had been trying to figure out whats going on, as no docs seem able to help. I asked for a ferritin test, and it came back low. Im taking iron now, but feel no different. I am starting to think I have some hidden cancer or something. ... (7 replies)
... He told me to check my iron, ferritin and TIBC levels, which I did while on vacation. ... (6 replies)

... the opposite actually and that is from my primary and my OB. I have normal hemoglobin and normal hematocrit after 8 months on iron and my Dr. says as long as my ferritin is low the anemia diagnosis sticks. One of the very first things that starts to drop with anemia is in fact your ferritin. ... (8 replies)
... I too have hypothyroid, have had low ferritin and also low vitamin d. And, when all those 3 things came on together , I felt awful. ... (19 replies)
... ve seen state that your ferritin should always be above 50. ... (1 replies)
... Yes, I do have Hashimotos and they did test my tpo antibodies and they were off the charts at >1000. My calcium, sodium, phosphorus, magnesium, b12(b12 was 794 and normal is >200) were all normal. I also take a b12 supplement and have been for the past 2 years, before all of my symptoms started. I have not had my zinc level tested. (19 replies)
... A very good endo told me that low vit. d, ferritin and b12 levels can be associated with hypothyroid and that these low levels may be due to poor intestinal absorption of nutrients. ... (19 replies)
... I have been reading some posts on the board and am relieved to see some of the comments regarding ferritin and iron levels. ... (2 replies)
... Why not. I would say go for it! I had low ferritin but quite a bit higher than yours. ... (7 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)
... I am male and hypothyroid from 26 yrs age. At 33 I came to know I have low ferritin of 59. ... (0 replies)
... I went on 10 weeks of iron infusions to bring my hemoglobin up to 13 and my ferritin up to 64. Three months later my hemoglobin was still normal, but the ferritin had dropped back to 6, and just last month it was down to 4. ... (8 replies)
... Actually, your numbers look fine to me. You are in the normal range and it's okay to be on the low end of normal for your WBC's, etc. ... (1 replies)
... I was doing some research and found this thread . I see that you have been looking at the ferritin issue for a few months. Have you had any luck in pulling up your ferritin level? ... (12 replies)
Low Ferritin
Feb 24, 2007
... I found a hematologist here in Gaithersburg who has been treating me. I was referred to her by my thyroid doctor because I thought my anemia symptoms were my hypothyroid acting up again. She sent me straight to the hematologist after looking at my labs. The hematologist told me to just take iron to bring my levels up. ... (49 replies)
... So sorry to hear about your not feeling well. I, too, have very low ferritin levels like you. ... (11 replies)
... My ferritin has tested at 30 (range 10-291). My hemoglobin and hemocrit are both midrange normal. I am hypothyroid and those people say ferritin should be 70-90 and I should take supplements. Suggested is 150-200 mg elemental iron. I found a supplement called hema plex that has 85 mg elemental iron. I am nervous about taking iron but on the other hand I am very... (1 replies)
... Hgb and RBC etc all look so good, so perhaps I would look further and have some other tests to confirm that it is in fact an iron deficiency problem causing the low ferritin, and not something else complicating it. ... (2 replies)
... feet, brain fag, teary, depressed etc. Is this low ferritin or not? ... (1 replies)


Associated Tags: anemia, cyclic anemia, cyclic neutropenia, ferritin, hemoglobin, iron, low ferritin, transferrin saturation

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