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Low iron stores?
Sep 22, 2011
... which is really low! There's no way that depleted so much in just the 3 months that i last gave blood, so they should've sent me away. Exhaustion is actually a symptom of low iron, if you've been feeling really exhausted lately or ever feel light headed I would go for a blood test. ... (2 replies)
... My ferritin got as low as 8 as far as i know, but my periods didn't stop, but i have read about people who felt their periods did stop due to low iron and when their ferritin rose there periods became normal. ... (5 replies)
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... H is normal. She thinks that I am not able to absorb the iron properly. She is concerned because last August my ferritin level was 8.2, they rechecked it on January 31 and it had only dropped to 7. ... (4 replies)
... is what iron there is circulating in your blood at the time of the test, which reflects that you are low. The ferritin as you already know, tells that your iron stores in the organs and bone marrow are being depleted. The end stage of iron stores is anemia. And an increased RBC count might show over production of RBC's. ... (4 replies)
... Anemia is a symptom of something else happening, it is not a disease in and of itself. Most likely it is your 6 day periods with 3 being heavy. ... (5 replies)
... a blood transfusion. Transfusions are usually given around a 7 Hgb. You are not mildly anemic you are definitely moderate. And... I do believe that an iron script strength is needed. I take Poly Iron 150mgs X2 daily for a year in Jan. to fill those iron stores and fix the anemia. ... (16 replies)
... In most instances, a low MCV indicates microcytic anemia, while a high MCV indicates macrocytic anemia. This value is useful for diagnosis. It is usually on a cbc. ... (8 replies)
... I was taking PPIs until a few months ago, bit I'm off them now until my iron stores increase, and I'm adjusting my diet and meal schedule in an attempt to reduce GERD sypmtoms until then. ... (6 replies)
... I myself have experienced some tingling and numbness, I'm still not so sure if it is related to iron deficiency. Sometimes I think that it may be due to my thyroid, however, I think that those numbers are okay and not really the culprit. ... (1 replies)
... Which is why I said take iron under a Dr's care. Lots of times Dr's will wait until people are pretty poor off before they will even start. Sorry this person's ferritin is a 3. ... (3 replies)
... out have been through my own research and through this healthboard. I started over on the 'hair problems' section of the board as that was pretty much the only symptom i had back then. ... (5 replies)
... r once listened to a radio program where a doctor advised a lady with anemia to ease off the exercise as her body needed all the oxygen it could get due to being low in iron stores and therefore unable to send sufficient oxygen for energy. ... (6 replies)
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... but you may show symptoms of a low ferritin. Many doctor's do not believe that there are symptoms associated with a low ferritin. IMO, there are symptoms. This is very controversial subject matter. You will have to form your own opinion on this one from your own experience. ... (17 replies)
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... the Dr. I had normal iron, hematocrit, and hemoglobin but my Dr. said he was leaving the anemia diagnosis till my ferritin balanced itself out. I started really low in all numbers but have been taking iron 7 months, ferritin is so hard to raise. ... (3 replies)
Low ferritin
Apr 13, 2009
... Often when people first start off supplementing with iron it's very slow progress. You have to remember your body has been almosed starved of iron and what little you had left had to cover so many areas in your body, including transporting oxygen. ... (7 replies)
... and I took that 1 hour before my main meal every night. Your stomach needs acid to break down the iron to be absorbed and I had very little. ... (13 replies)
... Ferritin is evil! This number is the first to go with anemia because it's your iron stores and when you are running low on iron that is where it comes from. So your body is pulling from the ferritin to restore iron serum. If that makes sense? ... (6 replies)




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