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... Hi. After bloodwork a few months ago, my doctor advised that my red blood cell count was low due to iron deficiency. I've never had this before. I do eat a lot of red meat, dark chocolate and a lot of other iron rich foods. ... (1 replies)
... I have a low iron count so I have started iron, and yesterday was my first day, and I woke up with stomach pain. It has settled down now, but I am afraid to take my iron again. ... (21 replies)
... I had a very low red blood cell count for a long time. I was on iron always, finally I was on 3 iron pills a day. My doctor said, your iron is fine but your Hemoglobin is not going up its slowly going down. After lots of tests with a specialist, I have Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia. ... (1 replies)

Chronic Low Iron?
Aug 12, 2008
... Oh, if they could only so easily tell if a person absorbs iron or not. They cannot tell this. So, the doctor has looked at your labs and has determined that you don't have much iron stored anywhere. ... (24 replies)
Low iron stores?
Sep 21, 2011
... since the day i turned 16 i have donated blood at my local blood bank. before im able to donate they check my hemoglobin and iron level in one simple pin prick of the finger. my count is usually around or just under 120 which is their cut off. i am told that 115 is a normal count. ... (2 replies)
... Hello From Maryland ~ I too am a new person to this lab stuff ~ I have had issues with low red blood cells for the past year ~ been in and out of the hosptal dehydrated from what I thought was the flu ~ I think when ever I get around someone who is ill, I seem to get it bad ~ then everything seems to fall off the charts ~ the last time I was in the hospital they wanted to... (1 replies)
... x a day at 325 mgs. I tried it for a couple days and I thought I was going to die...so basically I have not been taking any iron because all of my doctors have told me in the past I am "borderline normal" so I didn't think there was a problem althogh I was having most of the symptoms. ... (15 replies)
Chronic Low Iron?
Aug 11, 2008
... However, I wondered if one of you knew what the test was that my dr. was talking about when he said that my iron absorption test came back as low as well. What does that mean when you don't absorb iron as well? ... (24 replies)
... Secondly, i believe you hit the nail on the head when you said that your tiredness could be a combo of cancer treatment, low iron and having had the flu. ... (9 replies)
... There are many different tests that could be run which would prompt a doctor to say "you have low iron" that don't necessarily prove anything. ... (2 replies)
... Please don't confuse "low iron" with anemia!! Low iron stores can lead to anemia but it is not automatic. I'm always severely iron deficient BUT I am not always anemic. My ferrtin scores typically run from as low as 3 to as "high" as 7. ... (5 replies)
... I was diagnosed with iron def anemia when I was 19. I've done blood drives since I was 17 and never had a prob. ... (2 replies)
... Thanks for your response about the same symptoms on the Freeing feet and hands. But do you think having normal everything else related to iron can cause symptoms everything but the Ferrritin? ... (4 replies)
... The ferritin is an iron storage that is lowered when there is a large amount of blood loss or chronic blood loss. ... (2 replies)
... I have hemolytic anemia as well, but don't have a high iron count. What's your current hemoglobin count? ... (6 replies)
... Hey Fellows and Gals. I need your advice. For years on and off I have had a low Hg count. In the mid 9s to 11s. But for the last six months, the fatigue, weakness, shortness of breath, etc. ... (3 replies)
... I don't understand than why my doctor is so concerned about my low iron if I am not anemic. I have had a colonoscopy and endoscopy and both were fine. ... (15 replies)
... Im a 20 yr old female, who had an iron count done, the results came back at '16' what does that even mean? what should it be? is it low? ive tried taking iron capsules but the made me really really ill =\ (2 replies)
... I had an iron infusion 2 years ago. The iron was infused over a 6 hour period of time. During the infusion, I had some what severe left shoulder pain. ... (4 replies)
... what is a normal iron count? ... (1 replies)




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