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... 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)
... Sounds like she is checking your ferritin levels which is perfect. There are other iron tests but these measure the amount of iron circulating in your bloodstream. They are not so reliable. The ferritin is really the best indicator of your iron status. ... (3 replies)
... Your labs look really good. Optimal are the numbers that you want to shoot for and you are there! Congrats! ... (4 replies)

... When your total body iron is high ferritin is usually high, when total iron body is low, ferritin tends to be low as well. ... (1 replies)
... mineral defficiencies were not addressed then attempting to raise the iron levels would be difficult. ... (2 replies)
... anemia. Your saturation and iron serum must be low for her to tell you to begin on iron supplements. Get a copy of your labs for your own reference, and you can also post them here if you like. ... (4 replies)
... If you look at your lab ranges, you will see normal results for your 12 yr old. If you do not have a copy I would suggest asking for one for your own reference. ... (2 replies)
... You want your Hgb to get to 14 to be optimal. And of course to fill your iron stores, but you want to do that without iron overloading. ... (6 replies)
... I'm glad that you finally found a good doctor, that's always a plus. A couple of things come to my mind. You are mildly anemic and really want your Hgb to be optimal at 14.0, this will also help in the storage of iron. You also want to be on a high dose iron for at least 6 months to raise your ferritin, it may be longer. ... (14 replies)
... except when you do the thyroid antibodies test then i'm at 1,300. Problem is that nobody is going to test your antibodies unless you have way out thyroid test results for the general tests they do. ... (34 replies)
... important a proper DX is regarding your own case history. As you already know, this can be inherited by your children. In your daughter's case it appears to be iron deficiency without anemia. It's good that you had the insight to have her tested because it looks as though she would have eventually become anemic. ... (4 replies)
... As you know lab reference ranges are not a good indicator of optimal levels. Looking at your CBC, your Hgb is on the low end of range. Optimal for a female is 14, so that is the lucky number that I would shoot for. ... (2 replies)
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... py with the one i chose and my ferritin went up from 8 to 29, but then dropped down to 26 in my last blood test. He has told me that he will only have me on the iron supplements for another 3 months, then he'll pass me onto someone else if my iron hasn't move upwards by then. ... (9 replies)
... The first thing you need to do is get a copy of your lab results along with the lab ranges. A lot of people are told their thyroid results are normal when they are very low in the normal range and that is not optimal for most. Get those results and post them on the thyroid board. ... (3 replies)
... I'm sorry you are going through this, I know it's not easy. According to your labs you appear to be iron deficient without anemia. ... (5 replies)
... The first thing that I would do is get a hard copy of your lab results for your own reference. You can post your labs if you like and people here can take a look for you. ... (5 replies)
... Here are the results from about 3 weeks ago. ... (4 replies)
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Latest results
Nov 19, 2008
... I got my test results back from last week: ferritn 28 hemoglobin 14.5 b-12 914 iron binding 390 %sat 40 total iron 155 So, I guess I'm pretty much back to 'normal. I am feeling better stil not 100% and hoping that once my ferritn goes up a bit more (my neurologist said above 50 for optimal) then I will feel 100% and not so tired during the day. ALso, I should expect... (2 replies)


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