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... is an iron storage protein that the body synthesizes because free iron is actually toxic to our bodies. To prevent iron toxicity the body regulates the level of ferritin synthesis to accommodate different levels of iron. ... (13 replies)
... t make sense to me due to reasons above mentioned. ... (6 replies)
... Yes, I do have Hashimotos and they did test my tpo antibodies and they were off the charts at >1000. My calcium, sodium, phosphorus, magnesium, b12(b12 was 794 and normal is >200) were all normal. I also take a b12 supplement and have been for the past 2 years, before all of my symptoms started. I have not had my zinc level tested. (19 replies)

... A very good endo told me that low vit. d, ferritin and b12 levels can be associated with hypothyroid and that these low levels may be due to poor intestinal absorption of nutrients. ... (19 replies)
... Low ferritin and hashimoto's often occur together due to poor intestinal absorption of nutrients. ... (1 replies)
... Two weeks ago I did a blood test and I found out that the ferritin was low to 7 while hemoglobin and hematochrite are normal. ... (10 replies)
... A low ferritin means that you are using up your stores, I'm sure this is due to your heavy periods as you indicated. At least you know the cause which is a good thing. ... (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)
... Your hair problem is probably due to your low ferritin. Once that is corrected you should see regrowth. ... (17 replies)
... Usually it does take several hrs for IV iron therapy, it depends on how much iron you are getting at one time. If your ferritin is only going into the 20's, It sounds like you have not been getting enough. ... (1 replies)
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... I was doing my usual web search trying to educate myself on possible reasons my thyroid treatment has thus far not been successful, esp with regard to iron status. ... (12 replies)
... We also think that ferritin does have symptoms although I cannopt prove it. Many people here agree. ... (16 replies)
... with such deficiency anytime soon. If you are able to tolerate it, I would suggest at least trying more iron to see if your stores respond. Feeling well with a low ferritin is a very individual experience. ... (24 replies)
... And my Ferritin tested one month ago was also low Ferritin 34. ... (12 replies)
... I see my Haemoglobin is on the margin and really low ferritin. My doctor doesn't seem too concerned though. She has asked me to take a women's multivitamin with iron and just iron rich food. ... (0 replies)
Low ferritin
May 26, 2013
... Hope you feel better soon, valerie2013! Everyone is different but you should feel some improvement in the next week or so. My ferritin level went back down to 11 due to the prescription zantac I was taking for esophagitis, ugh, so now I have to build mine back up too. ... (2 replies)
Low Ferritin
Feb 23, 2007
... I don't know how long my ferritin has been low but I think, probably for about 2 years now. ... (49 replies)
... ks to see a Hematologist so I would call someone ASAP. My doctor told me that when your Hgb falls below 7, this is when you need a blood transfusion. I had a 2 ferritin and 8.5 hgb last year. ... (9 replies)
... My ferritin has come up from a 4 to a 6!!! YEAH!!! My hemoglobin is a 12.8 now! YEAH, again!!!! The RDW is still high at 16.6. The Glucose Serum is slightly high at 101. ... (23 replies)


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