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... Here's the deal.....a healthy woman needs about 8 or 9 mg. of iron daily......and, if you have no health issues, you can get this amount from a normal diet. ... (1 replies)
Low Ferritin Level
Jan 18, 2008
... min A and heavy periods, if you look on the internet there is loads to say this helps, worth a try before I have anymore medical procedures. The joys of being a woman eh! ... (7 replies)
... I am a hard working, health conscious, good eating 35 year old woman and have been feeling like complete garbage for about 3 years. It got to a point that I could not live a normal life. ... (5 replies)

Low Ferritin at -3
Mar 27, 2009
... T is also a common culprit for a low ferritin. You are also mildly anemic if it is your Hgb that is 11.5. I am not familiar with this low iron level range? ... (8 replies)
... The clinical definition of anemia is when the hemoglobin reaches a threshold lower than 12 in Women. The Ferritin is a measure of storage iron and 3 is pretty low. Storage iron is the iron that the body draws from when there is no other source of iron available. ... (3 replies)
... Did your hair grow back, and if so, how long did it take to see regrowth and at what Ferritin level? ... (11 replies)
... I am a 43 year old woman. I have low ferritin iron level (less then 5). I am taking progestrone for 10 days for prolonged bleeding. Since I have been taking the progestrone (4 days in) and iron, I am having constant painful lower back pain without having any injury. My back pain is similar to PMS cramping. Can't get into my doctors until next week. Any thoughts? (5 replies)
... Oh yes. It happened to me. I had a ferritin of 30 with a normal serum iron. Major hair loss and extreme fatigue. ... (11 replies)
... She didn't seem overly concerned, just gave me prescriptions for iron, folic acid and a multivitamin. I am a 32 woman and went to the doctor because I felt fatigued and also my hair seems to be falling out too much, are these both symptoms of anemia? ... (3 replies)
... Sorry, I did not read your question correctly. The normal ferritin level for any adult is between 10 and 300. The Average woman who is pregnant or postpartum is just over 10. ... (4 replies)
... This all started when I went to donate blood to the Red Cross, and I was told that I couldn't because my iron level was low. I'd never had any problem with this before. ... (3 replies)
Ferretin Level?
Jan 30, 2007
... Wow, if a ferritin of 23 is "too low to function on" then I'm in big trouble. Mine was a "5" last time it was measured. ... (13 replies)
... Thank you so much for the reply. If any doctor tells a woman that a ferritin level of 19 will not make her hair start falling out, they are very very wrong I tell you. ... (6 replies)
Low ferritin
Jul 25, 2013
... Not to be rude but there is no cause for being concerned with iron overload in a person that has ferritin and iron levels as above. ... (22 replies)
... said that I was just slightly anemic. I finally reached point that I couldn't keep going and demanded that something be done to make me feel better. By now my ferritin level was two and my iron level was 17. The hematologist wanted to know how it got so low!!! I told him no one listened to me. ... (24 replies)
... normal" because how could one person with 29 times the iron level of the other both be normal? ... (4 replies)
... I do stress that the labs do not point to clinical deficiency, but may indicate low levels, which in my experience can have a profound effect on one's quality of life. ... (10 replies)
... feel. I have been unwell since last August, aching, weak, tired and breathless. I found out last week that my last blood test came back three weeks ago with a ferritin level of 6. It was just filed away as apparently this is normal and wouldn't normally cause anyone to feel unwell! ... (5 replies)
... normal" because how could one person with 29 times the iron level of the other both be normal? ... (4 replies)
... It's true she was given a LOT of meds and it has crossed my mind that maybe the drugs they gave her in the hospital did permanent damage to her brain! All the doctors tell me it's not possible, but I'm not convinced. The best way to describe mom is like a scared little child who smokes and drinks coffee. She asks permission to do everything...go to bed, take a shower, smoke... (89 replies)

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