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... that's about normal for adult females. ... (4 replies)
... Honestly he's right. None of those counts are that low and nothing I would be concerned about. The normal range for hemoglobin is 11. ... (3 replies)
Ferritin level
Mar 12, 2009
... You feel well because you have enough iron in circulation and you are not anemic at all with a 15 Hgb. Your ferritin is what is low and that can take up to a year to replete. ... (3 replies)

... I agree that you probably should have further tests done to ensure that you are dealing with iron deficiency. Most likely, that is what it is since that's what most women have. ... (4 replies)
... Both values have improved very much. Doctor recommends continuing the Pill and you should be able to stop the iron after this month. ... (24 replies)
... ut that. But we DO have low Ferritin levels in common and we both have achiness and fatigue. Though my fatigue has gone down so much since I started taking the iron and vitamins 12 days ago that I feel amazing! I don't even need a second cup of coffee anymore! ... (19 replies)
... I also have very heavy periods which is why my iron is so low. I think it depends on how long you bleed and how heavy that decides how quickly your iron stores deplete. That is the case with me. My count can be in the 9's and after a period, down in the 8's, which is significant. ... (7 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 had an elevated RBC of 5.3 after taking iron for a few months and my doctor said it was nothing to be worried about. ... (3 replies)
... She said all my labs were fine, but now I'm wondering about the low ferritin. My periods are extremely light nowadays, and I take a multivitamin with iron in it every day. On the day of the tests I was also taking an iron pill from the off days of my Loestrin 24. ... (10 replies)
What do they mean?
Sep 18, 2004
... The rest of these are just a rough estimation on my part because normal ranges vary from population to population, and the laboratory's reference ranges were not posted here. ... (2 replies)
... The iron and B12, although both important for red blood cell production, are two completely different things. Her Dr is right to question why her iron is so low. It may be from dietary insufficiency, poor absorption in the GI tract, or chronic hidden blood loss, like from the GI tract. ... (5 replies)
... I have iron deficiency anemia also. Your numbers are very similar to mine. ... (7 replies)
... I'm not sure what you are meaning when you say iron level. ... (1 replies)
Hello, new here
Nov 12, 2008
... Thanks for your reply. My RBC Count was 4.69 normal range of 3. ... (28 replies)
... he was the one that made me realize iron wouldn't fix the problem. All the other docs just left it up to me to take iron, and they didn't really say you have to fix it, I didn't understand that. ... (10 replies)

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