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... For those asking about ferritin levels and iron. The ferritin level measures how good your body is at extracting iron from food or supplements you are taking. ... (21 replies)
... of course make sure the dosage is not too low either, as long as you can tolerate it. ... (10 replies)
... t this moment because we just changes insurance and I haven't seen it new doc yet. As soon as my hemoglobin was norma my hemo doc said iI was fine even though my ferritin was a 7. Doctors say that ferritin should be in the 100 range. ... (4 replies)

... For the past five years, I have felt like absolute crap. When it first began, I was given a blood test and was told my iron and hemaglobin were fine but my Ferritin was at a 6. I was prescribed iron pills but had to stop taking them because they made me so sick. ... (10 replies)
Low Ferritin
Jan 15, 2016
... A year ago my ferritin iron etc was getting lower and lower even though I was taking Iron,I was exhausted all the time,couldn't breath when walking up stairs, had the most awful pains in my legs, I was a wreck..I work Im an accountant but I also did my surveyors degree a few years ago... ... (1 replies)
... Yes I'm always tired like I can never get enough sleep. My ferritin level is a 4 and I'm anemic also. I have also had the IV injections for my low iron but it is not helping. I have had hernia repairs done 2 years ago. I had a pelvic ultrasound 1 year ago but the doctor says its ok. ... (8 replies)
... Hi there :wave: I am not sure if there are any health issues? it may even do you good to have a rest/change etc but what did cross my mind is make sure the anaemia doesnt invalidate any insurance if you need it?? I am sure others will post to help more :) Hope you feel better soon and have a fab time in greece x (2 replies)
... which I guess is why I am only mildly miserable compared to some others. I am short of breath and do have arythmias, which I now attribute to this. Just started the ferrous sulfate five days ago and feel some better already and so far tolerating it. ... (2 replies)
... So glad to have found this forum. To be honest, I've been stalking it for quite a few months as I've been having trouble with low ferritin levels since the beginning of the year. ... (6 replies)
... I didn't know that a low Ferritin could effect thyroid medication, nobody has ever told me this. I'd be interested to know if it could also make a difference to B12. ... (10 replies)
... Yes to everything!!! My arms would ache whe. Washing my hair! It's a little better now, my ferritin was actually negative! It is up to 21 now and I am still struggling with symptoms! Eat eggs and hot cereal like cream of wheat and cream of rice! ... (4 replies)
... and would get short of breath quick. ... (4 replies)
... pale, and I have had a fast heart rate at times and have felt short of breath, and of course very tired all time time, and have had restless leg feeling at night and towards the end of the day making it uncomfortable to sleep..ugh! ... (5 replies)
... I know I am unusual but when my level falls below 11 I am exhausted. I can usually tell the doctor my level before he takes my blood to the tenth of a percent. ... (5 replies)
... normal can be interpreted differently. However, there is a general ballpark with most of these readings. ... (2 replies)
Anaemic again?
Apr 24, 2013
... ut 12 years ago I had recurrent thrush every month along with just feeling generally awful which led me to seek medical advice. They tested my iron levels and my ferritin was 4! I took 6 months worth of tablets and got better. My memory of the symptoms is not great but I did feel dizzy, nauseas, weak, pale, cold and very tired. ... (0 replies)
... Normal RBC count, normal hematocrit level but low MCV, MCH, MCHC, and hemoglobin levels. WBC sometimes shows up as normal, or slightly elevated on recent blood tests, and platelets normal. ... (0 replies)
... When you say your iron level is a 5, I assume you mean ferritin? ... (1 replies)
... I have been anemic for about a year and a half now. Today my Ferritin level was down to 1. All the tests show I am anemic and iron deficient. ... (6 replies)
... I'll condense a long year worth of problems very short and if you have questions I'll be more then willing to provide details. About this time last year I was having RLS symptoms. ... (1 replies)


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