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... but they made me feel really sick so i was quite reluctant to take them , i started to feel better the throat infections stopped and I stopped taking the tablets and my bloods were not tested again til this time. ... (5 replies)
... it is now over 6 weeks that i have been taking the iron tablets and i am improving. ... (78 replies)
... I took iron tablets which took it to the normal level. ... (6 replies)

... Great advice re vit C tablet. I have been taking vit C every day but just the whole thing with my 1st iron tablet in the morning - I will break it into 3rds and take one with every tablet - god knows the Vit C is a big mutha!!!:D (10 replies)
... It is possible to have low ferretin and have everything else appear normal, and still feel like a sack of you know what. ... (10 replies)
... I'll say "ditto" to FLFLOWERGIRL'S reply. I too at very carefully and did all the right things and my iron still took forever to climb. I tried taking my iron supplement well before my meal and during my meal and i saw no difference for me personally. I basically tried everything possible to no avail. ... (6 replies)
... I am hoping someone can help me interpret these lab results. My ferritin and hemoglobin levels have gone up but my ferritin is still on the lower side. However, my serum iron is really close to going overboard. ... (3 replies)
Iron supplements
Nov 6, 2005
... Slow release iron is good, much kinder to your stomach. That's what I take. ... (10 replies)
... Its interesting that you have had the sore dry eyes too as I didnt really know this could be a symptom of the low iron , mine were awful! Also interesting to read that maybe my period could be considered heavy even if they are only heavy for about 3 days. ... (5 replies)
... I did feel worst before starting the Iron. I felt like I was sleeping my life away. The slower release Iron tablets that I have seen have more daily allowance than the one I am taking. ... (50 replies)
... It sounds like a normal case of anemia that has been untreated but im not anemic. The levels of iron in my blood and my red blood cells have been persistantly normal. ... (2 replies)
... i can identify with the hair loss. I first began noticing the hair shedding back at the start of 2001, but as i was going through some stress and was on antidepressants i put it down to that. The problem never went away, even when i was feeling much better. ... (10 replies)
... So sorry to hear this Audrey, i have my fingers crossed for you xx (78 replies)
... Hi Audrey, Interesting... you and I seem to have similar problems, I really believe my ferritin's been low since the 80's but my docs never did anything about it... In the 80's no one ever talked about iron and hair loss... ... (12 replies)
... just like you supplement iron on it's own, Vit D on it's own, you should also supplement B12 on it's own, rather than taking a multivitamin only. ... (78 replies)
... yes I know that dream like feeling i was on the low side for ferritin and my iron was also low normal transferrin though my son is the same my daughter is iron deficient but not aneamic...We all have a B12 deficiency though......for me that is what gave me that spaced out not real feeling and much much more.... ... (6 replies)
... per day. As i am not anaemic simply low ferritin i knew that it would be ok for me to do this. Anyway today i have bought some more ferrous fumerate and so i will go back to the three per day. ... (78 replies)
... I also had GB back in 2003, but I've been anemic since I was little, it runs in my family. It's an ongoing battle to get to the bottom of it all and it can be fustrating. ... (10 replies)
Ferritin levels
Jan 12, 2012
... Hi! I'm relatively new as well. My ferritin levels were at one time as low as yours were. I've actually had two incidences of low ferritin in the last five years. ... (26 replies)
... Tony gave me the Complex Amino Acid tablets plus an iron powder which had a few other things in it too. My ferretin went up a bit, but should have gone up more. ... (29 replies)


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