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... heart palpitations over a year ago. It wasn't until my hair started falling out 3 months ago that I had my levels tested. Iron and hemoglobin normal, but ferritin only 9. My doc insists that it's within normal ranges but suggested I research iron supplements. After doing my own research I discovered that 9 is quite low. ... (14 replies)
... know the cause, I suffered very heavy periods since a teenager. I am now on the pill to control the bleeding and it has helped. Before the pill 12 months ago my ferritin got up to 30 with iron tablets but then I had to stop them as they made me feel sick. During a 6 month period my ferritin dropped from 30 to 9. ... (6 replies)
... years post Gastric Bypass RNY I have been dealing with Low Ferritin Levels for about 3 years...maybe a bit more. My Ferritin levels have been as low as 6 and only as high as 9 for the last 3 years! ... (0 replies)

... Yes, you can have very low ferritin with normal hgb. I have been going through this for over three years now. ... (7 replies)
... u need to see a hematologist. Regular doctors, dont specialize in blood disorders, and most dont care and will tell you anything! I had one doctor tell me that a ferritin level of 15 was fine, but another one tell me it was too LOW! and was causing my dizziness and light headed feeling. ... (34 replies)
... My ferritin is 8, it has been low for 7 years but not this low. Can anyone tell me what a normal range is for ferritin? ... (6 replies)
... Yes, 5 is low. That is what I was at before I started iron supplements. Fortunately, I did not get as anemic as you are but I may have gotten to that point and my hemoglobin was on a downward trend. Pretty much it means that you have no iron stores and you need to work on building them up. It also confirms that your anemia is due to iron deficiency and not something else. (15 replies)
... nor has my doctor checked vitamin D or anything so not sure about that. But we DO have low Ferritin levels in common and we both have achiness and fatigue. ... (19 replies)
... Why would you have a higher hemoglobin and lower ferritin and vice versa? ... (15 replies)
... I have read the posts on here concerning ferritin levels. I have been anemic for over a year. A new doctor ordered the ferritin test. I ALWAYS request a copy of any medical tests to keep on file at home so I am knowledgable of the information. ... (15 replies)
... Not to mention numerous other low levels. ... (4 replies)
... I think from reading your post that it is highly likely your anemia is a result of blood donations. There also could be a genetic link that needs to be ruled out if it runs ion your family. ... (2 replies)
... I don't know if it's wise or not. What is his logic for doing that? Maybe he wants to see if this will correct on its own and then he can let it go? I can understand that; however, in the meantime you will feel like crap. Do you know if you are anemic? (11 replies)
... but never 9! I'm almost 'relieved' that it's a symptom of hypoT, because I am seeing an endocrinologist soon. ... (11 replies)
... anxiety and put me on heavy dose of anxiety medication. ... (6 replies)
... I have been feeling very run down and exhausted. The doc that is treating me for my thyroid wanted me to see a hematologist for what he referred to as suboptimal ferritin levels. My thyroid numbers have been up and down over the years. My ferritin is always low. ... (15 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)
Ferritin levels
Jan 12, 2012
... Hi! I'm relatively new as well. My ferritin levels were at one time as low as yours were. I've actually had two incidences of low ferritin in the last five years. ... (26 replies)
... I HIGHLY recommend those dealing with low ferritin to read the book, "Stop the Thyroid Madness" by Janie Bowthorpe. ... (9 replies)
... and low is anything below 50 . . . ... (9 replies)


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

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