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... I doubt it's the iron causing the weight gain, but instead the iron is constipating you and research has shown that people with constipation often put on weight easier. ... (8 replies)
... 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 originally went to see my doctor about low energy, irritability, some weight gain and sleepness bordering on exhaustion and depression. ... (11 replies)

... I originally went to see my doctor about low energy, irritability, some weight gain and sleepness bordering on exhaustion and depression. ... (4 replies)
... low iron in and of itself should not cause any noticable symptoms. It's when the low levels lead to anemia that you will notice a difference. ... (7 replies)
... iron supplements due to low normal ferritin levels. Nothing has changed in my diet or activity level and I've gained weight. I follow a pretty restricted diet because I'm hypoglycemic. ... (12 replies)
... Yes i've had a gluten test. The maximum range was 15 and i got an 18 so my thyroid doctor told me i could have gluten products, but to be careful how much. ... (80 replies)
... but it is getting my Ferritin up. They still have to find the cause! Getting it back up is typically a bandaid. ... (8 replies)
... Things can change over the years and they ought to be monitoring you. ... (12 replies)
... before I went on the pill I had to take iron supplements because my cycle was so bad and now they are much much worse. I had been to several doctor's thinking I had a thyroid issue. ... (7 replies)
... Well, I must say that first bit sounds quite scary! I have been struggling with low saturation and ferritin for almost a year now, and my doctor is not worried about it AT ALL. As well, after taking iron for over 6 weeks, my ferritin level did not raise at all and is still close to 0. ... (4 replies)
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Aug 19, 2010
... onths ago on the dizzy thread..thats REALLY interesting ,as everything you you get i get too..also interesting that things are better for you ,as they are for me and our iron levels seem to have been the same all the way through and rising SLOWLY lol! ... (3 replies)
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Aug 19, 2010
... I too suffered from the extreme tiredness and had palpitations quite relgularly. My ferritin levels, after two years of taking iron 420mg per day, are still only up to 55ish. ... (3 replies)
... All the symptoms that you had described are most likely thyroid related. I would recommend that you ask for TSH and FT3 and FT4. Don't listen if doctor tells you your levels are normal. You may still need medicine increase. ... (7 replies)
... If anyone wants to read and perhaps give an opinion, that would be very appreciated! ... (3 replies)
... sorry to hear about your iron dilema, but i did the same thing as you did. In february i was told my ferretin had gone up and as it was up the highest it had ever been i thought it was fine to slacken off and only take it 3 or 4 times per week, sometimes maybe less. ... (20 replies)
... Would recommend that you consider getting an appointment with a Hematologist soon. If you are anemic, and depending on which levels are defecient, yes it can affect your heart, your breathing, your thinking, etc. ... (7 replies)
... Heatherx5 has given you good advice to get more labs and in particular Ferritin levels. ... (3 replies)
... adolescence was spent always feeling tired, getting headaches, and feeling detatched and out of it. I always seemed to suffer with vertigo, though I just learned of what that meant about a week ago. ... (6 replies)
... Hello all. I have been dealing with several symptoms for about a year now. I have posted here a few times and also on the Thyroid Board. ... (57 replies)


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