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... pretty heavy flow but very regular and no problems otherwise. ... (0 replies)
... I originally went to see my doctor about low energy, irritability, some weight gain and sleepness bordering on exhaustion and depression. ... (4 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. ... (4 replies)

... I don't know a whole bunch about iron injections as I just took the pills and they seemed to work for me. My Dr. is relating my low iron to heavy bleeding as well. I have read a lot on these forums and have read some people struggle with injections while others don't. ... (1 replies)
... It helped to read from Christine, on another thread, that if someone is having heavy periods, taking tons of iron may not solve the problem. ... (10 replies)
... I have suffered low iron for years. I never take the pills they give me as they give me awful constipation. I asked my Dr for iron injections, so she prescribed me 5 injections over 5 weeks. ... (1 replies)
... I will ask my naturopath if she thinks my periods are "heavy". they are definitely heavier than before 2006. Thanks!! ... (17 replies)
... Saturation of pads, tampons or clothing. Blood clots equal heavier bleeding that you may not realize. Periods long in duration. Accidents, leaks. Problems like that. ... (17 replies)
... could give you such a very high saturation and serum iron. The heavy periods explain the low ferritin, almost without a doubt. Iron supplements can skew the blood test. Perhaps a simple repeat of the iron panel is in order. Keep us posted. ... (4 replies)
... I don't know what condition that you have that is raising your iron levels, I can explain some things to you that may help you understand what results you should be looking for. ... (4 replies)
... I am a 50 year old women who experiences very heavy periods each month. Doc did an iron test and this is the results. ... (2 replies)
... as I did after the surgery. I used to have heavy periods but as of november 2011 I've been on continuous birth control, so no more periods. ... (3 replies)
... Having a total dose infusion of iron dextran. 1400mg. They told me it will take 6 hours. ... (10 replies)
... I have suffered from anxiety in the past so doc may be blaming this for the palpitations rather than the low ferritin. ... (50 replies)
... according to your serum iron which is the iron in the blood at the time of testing. ... (2 replies)
... Thankyou for your reply. We spoke to our GP again today about the iron overload. ... (3 replies)
... Ever since I was a baby, my hemoglobin has been slightly low. My mom was told to increase my iron rich foods. However, out of all 8 of her children, I was the only one with this issue. ... (6 replies)
... they sent me down to the lab for a workup... ferritin level came back as 6, iron level came back as 13. ... (3 replies)
Is this very low?
Apr 23, 2009
... Folate ran. I believe that the serum iron lowers after the ferritin, I think this is how it works. ... (3 replies)
... I ended up in the ER and all they found was that I was slightly anemic but didn't recommend I do anything about it. I ended up ordering my own iron panel, which you can do here in the states. ... (2 replies)


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