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... As other have said when you ferritin is low, anything below 50 you can have symptoms of anemia without being anemic. But if you do not take care of getting more ferritin you will become anemic. ... (4 replies)
... I'm new here and have been reading so many older posts, trying to see if there is anyone out there with a similar situation as mine. Sorry if this is long... ... (0 replies)
... I too am a little hypo as far as my health goes but I want to add I wasn't like this before the anemia. ... (12 replies)

... My main symptom, the one that started me on this journey, was hair loss, which I am so, so glad that you don't have, judging from what you describe in your post. ... (2 replies)
What should I do?
Jan 21, 2013
... I think it's amazing how different Dr's can be on this situation. I started feeling sick 8 months ago and found out I had anemia, my ferritin was a 2 believe my iron was a 18. ... (8 replies)
Hematologist Appt.
Jun 13, 2012
... took readings with me standing, sitting, lying down. ... (2 replies)
... Because our situations are SO similar it's almost scary! Your levels are low for sure, but if it makes you feel any better, mine are actually even lower. My doctors are saying that mine are as low as they've seen. ... (10 replies)
... others cannot. Unfortunately, there is only one way to find out. ... (5 replies)
... ICE ICE BABY! I want ICE ALL THE TIME when my iron is low. ... (13 replies)
... Hi Sparkles, well i'm not a doctor, but from what i have found out is that ferritin is the important one, but in general doctors and people alike tend to refer to the levels in a general way by simply saying "iron levels". ... (21 replies)
Me too--I'm back
Oct 20, 2008
... You both need to have more iron intake and watch your labs. I have cut back from 300mgs of elemental iron to 150 daily and I hope I am passed 41 ferritin by now. I would love to go back to the higher dose and build my stores faster, but I think that I would begin to overload. ... (8 replies)
... My numbers have been dropping for some time now the lowest my hemoglobin got to was an 8 and ferritin of 5. I had IV iron therapy 3 months ago and the numbers crept up to Hemoglobin of 11 and ferritin of 8. ... (2 replies)
... or I worry that the iron is going straight through me, though it has gone up a little... ... (3 replies)
... This is just my opinion, but I think that you would do better with a higher dose iron to build the ferritin stores. Slow release iron is low, but it sounds like you have really good things to help balance iron. 38mgs total are quite low for such a low ferritin. ... (14 replies)
... Thanks, that is so interesting to hear and I will keep notes on what you used to help with the condition. ... (14 replies)
... My only thought on the higher liver enzymes is that it could be your Poly Iron 150. I do not think that you are in iron overload by any means, but your iron stores are getting to a healthy number. The iron you are taking, at this point, may be more than you need. ... (22 replies)
Need your advice!!
Sep 29, 2007
... The way to tell that you are anemic is when the HGB and HCT are below range on lab results. Those two numbers are the indicators used by the doctors and Ferritin is the storage of iron in your body. Be sure to get copies of your labs and start a file. ... (11 replies)
... it took me six months to jump by 12 points to get my ferritin to 22. It takes a long time! ... (34 replies)
... You sound exactly as I did when I was going through all this. My job performance was really slacking. It was a good thing that no one much noticed. I was horribly unmotivated. Every task I had to do was overwhelming to me. ... (14 replies)
... Your ferritin is within the "normal" range but it is definitely on the very low end of normal. ... (11 replies)




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