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... rm colour and face has been pale and slightly yellow, but my hair thinning considerably the last 2 years has finally made me take a blood test. I am 18 years old male and I eat well but I think my problem is I eat chicken most of the time and don't eat enough red meat or food rich in iron. ... (2 replies)
... the question is how normal was "normal". you could have been at the low end/borderline "normal". the other thing is if they only checked serum iron, that's not a lot of info. were hemoglobin and MCV/MCH checked? and ferritin? or perhaps soluble transferrin receptor? (1 replies)
... I was having stomach issues with Iron even though I was taking the Easy Iron kind. Then I read about Slow Iron on these boards. I bought some from our local Walmart. It has 45 mg of Iron and doesn't upset my stomach at all. No nausea too. ... (5 replies)

... I am a 27 year old male and have MS. ... (5 replies)
... I have suffered from perpetual fatigue for quite some time now. I am male and 21. I presumed it was down to an iron deficiency. ... (1 replies)
... Hello and Welcome although I'm sorry that you have had to join us. It is a little unusual for a young male to be diagnosed with IDA so it is good that your doctor is scheduling the colonoscopy. ... (11 replies)
... I also don't think that you wouldn't react that quickly to iron in your system, perhaps this is possible. ... (3 replies)
... I had my blood work done for the first time and I've been diagnosed with Iron Deficiency Anemia. ... (11 replies)
... HI, As a male I have heard from several doctors and read too that men should never take iron supplements without a doctors recommendation. It has something to do with the way men and woman are different with iron and men can easily take too much iron ! ... (10 replies)
... l 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. is still making me take iron daily. Yes having a low count of ferritin can definitely cause you to feel run down and crappy even at those numbers, and I am speaking from experience. ... (1 replies)
Iron supplements
Oct 27, 2009
... i didn't give you enough information. my dad had a blood test and when he asked his doctor if he should take iron because his blood count was on the low side the doctor told him not to take any iron because his hemoglobin was at 15. ... (3 replies)
... n and of itself. It is telling you that something in your body is not working correctly. You have to find a cause. I was taught that it is not proper to begin iron supplements without first finding a cause for this. That is the first step, next would be to DX and eventually treat according to findings. ... (11 replies)
... Im so confused because ive been told that as a male my ferritin should be at least 80 to be healthy, but because im 'in range' nothing is being done. Would a serum ferritin level of 15. ... (1 replies)
... deficiency anemic, and I should be taking supplements instead. What do you recommend from here? ... (0 replies)
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Nov 7, 2008
... Grad C which is a slow release supplement with 325mg ferrous sulphate which is equivalent to 105mg elemental iron and 500mg Vit C. I don't get any stomach upsets from this and no constipation, but a girl at my work was on this for a short time and suffered constipation. ... (8 replies)
... he web as well as here. I've been sick for over 2 years with no known cause and just recently my doctor found out that I'm severely vitamin D deficient. When the supplements she prescribed didn't make me feel better she tested my zinc and my iron. ... (12 replies)
... First of all in my opinion, and this is only my take on things. I think that the Slow Fe is way too low of a dose of iron to be taking, IF your iron and stores are low as you stated and with a 10. ... (5 replies)
... It would be an idea to up your iron supplements too. ... (1 replies)
... I joined this board earlier this year after battling with anemia for a few months. Everything seemed to be getting better after 3 months of iron injections. My levels were holding fairly steady even without any additional iron supplements. I was FINALLY feeling good the first week of May. ... (5 replies)
... which is of lower end. then i took iron supplements. i changed my diet totally. ... (4 replies)


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