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... In this case you need your Vitamin D checked too. A lot of people who are low in ferritin are often low in Vitamin D and some in B12, even if they are meat eaters. ... (1 replies)
Is this very low?
Apr 23, 2009
... olate ran. I believe that the serum iron lowers after the ferritin, I think this is how it works. If this is simple iron deficiency you will need to be on iron supplements to build the ferritin store up high, not just "within range" because when you get there often docs will say all is fine, and often it results in a cycle. ... (3 replies)
... injections AND oral iron along with all the many other supplements as you may already know. ... (5 replies)

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... standing problems is feeling cold and poor thermoregulation, which is a very classic symptom! I don't think they've done the full thyroid panel, but my bravery with doctors is running out. I've just been reading this morning about the link between hypothyroidism and low iron, so maybe I will pursue this later. ... (3 replies)
... Sorry to hear about your trouble with the docs. I have had my share of that too. My endocrinologist wanted me to supplement with 325mg iron daily when my ferritin was 38 , so for sure I think your doc should get you started on iron supplements and then monitor your levels till you get in a good range. ... (57 replies)
... he 8 and 16 are referring to the Ferritin. This number reflects the storage of iron and is usually the "gold standard" test for iron deficiency. Do not confuse low or "deficient" iron levels with anemia. One can be very low in iron and not anemic. However, very low iron levels over time can lead to anemia. ... (3 replies)
Update New Labs
Dec 1, 2008
... ake the least amount possible. I do that and people think I'm crazy, but I will risk that because I just had a slew of blood tests and cannot afford to lower my ferritin when I am trying so desperately to raise my levels. ... (27 replies)
... My ferritin measured at 19. I took iron supplements, felt dramatically and immediately a whole lot better, got retested 3 months later and my ferritin had fallen to 15. One year later, after taking iron supplements for about 9 months in total, it's down to 12. ... (3 replies)
So confused~
Mar 20, 2010
... your ferritin at 8 is way too low. Before taking any supplements, get yourself to a hematologist. I have a very good one and he keep my levels at least 70. I have not ran into any doctors who will consider anything blow 10 with with hgb below the low end of normal any concern. ... (19 replies)
... I'm right there with you all the way to the lymphocyte count. I don't think the low end of normal should ever be acceptable and should be treated. Your teetering way to close to the no no zone! I'm on the low end of normal and my Dr. ... (1 replies)
... I would agree with FLFLOWERGIRL, taking such a high dose of iron 'could' be dangerous, but then i'm not a doctor, but do know most of the iron supplements for people with low iron contain about 300 or so mg of iron. ... (2 replies)
... I agree that you probably should have further tests done to ensure that you are dealing with iron deficiency. Most likely, that is what it is since that's what most women have. ... (4 replies)
Question
Mar 23, 2008
... ms of your other conditions. That would be something to ask your doctor. I would wonder if anything you might be taking for those conditions could be causing a low HGB. ... (3 replies)
... are your symptoms of low ferritin? ... (3 replies)
... My ferritin was fine. It was a serum iron level that was "low". I'll give them a call tomorrow and find out and then I'll post exact levels and ranges. My doc must use a strange lab for them to say that 70 is low normal... ... (12 replies)
Iron Supplements
Feb 5, 2007
... Hi. According to a lot of the advise on this board, the acceptable ferritin level for iron stores is around 70. Has anyone had any luck raising their iron levels to 70 or more with just supplements and diet and nothing else? ... (3 replies)
... which is also very hard on the system and I got purple blotches all over. This has made it very difficult to get my ferritin and hemoglobin up. Even with the shots, it took years for my blood to be within the normal ranges. ... (5 replies)
... You do not get neuro symptoms with folate deficiency anemia..... ... (12 replies)
... Actually my ferritin level is 10. ... (6 replies)


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