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... xtreme fatigue. After thyroid hormone treatment, much of my anxiety dissipated, but the fatigue remains. So, I revisited my medical records and saw that a recent FERRITIN value was 18, and SERUM B12 was 267. My grandmother, father and sister both have been diagnosed as b12 deficient, but my level is apparently not low enough. ... (12 replies)
... I was doing some research and found this thread . I see that you have been looking at the ferritin issue for a few months. Have you had any luck in pulling up your ferritin level? ... (12 replies)
... on this board, since I first asked this question a few months ago, and after reading some medical articles and posts here, I have come to the conclusion that 70 ferritin might be a good level to achieve for me. There is a wide array of opinion on the matter of optimum ferritin, however. ... (12 replies)

... Some questions come to mind. You say your ferritin is 11 and you had an infusion on April 9. Were you diagnosed with anemia at that time or just deficiency? ... (12 replies)
... it, are people more concerned with their symptoms ... if you're iron deficient and undergone repletion with subsequently normal lab values, why focus on a target ferritin ... ... (34 replies)
... Hi. Thanks for all the information. My last ferritin was 11 according to the last hematologist I saw. He never did show me any lab results on paper. This was before April 9, when I had the 2 hr. ... (12 replies)
... Those are the values I've read as well. ... (12 replies)
... ry reason I have not figured out yet. I may ask for a t3 supplement to augment my treatment when I do next to the dr. For the moment, I am working on getting the ferritin up and cutting back on the lexapro. I read that SSRIs can decrease T3. ... (12 replies)
... ine rose to 11.8 recently, which may be why I'm feeling so bad. My B12 is normal at 512, I guess. But I'm still trying to deal with the iron as well, and get a ferritin level so I can work with that. ... (12 replies)
... Interesting on the B-12. Back when I first found out about my mild anemia, my B-12 was measured at 310 which my doctor said was "good." We didn't do iron tests until much later and I know my ferritin is at 5 (this was after I used Spatone iron and got the hematocrit and hemoglobin back in the normal range). Technically, I guess I am hypthyroid as I had my gland removed... (12 replies)
Ferritin level
Jun 5, 2009
... You probably already know that ferritin is the body iron stores. When you are below the chart or 10 you have no iron remaining. ... (7 replies)
... said that he will no longer run ferritin checks on me and signed me off on the anemia and said come back in 3 months. ... (11 replies)
... it can take up to a year to replete the ferritin stores. You also dropped your dose of iron before your Hgb reached optimal values for a female, which is around 14.0. ... (6 replies)
... se who never got a satisfactory answer to the hair loss problem. I am being treated for hypothyroid and since I was still extremely fatigued, decided to raise my ferritin levels. ... (21 replies)
... are around 600 and higher. Your ferritin is low and needs to come up but you are not depleted. Good news is that you are not anemic as your hemoglobin is normal as are your RBCs and MCV. ... (5 replies)
... I have been looking for information about optimal ferritin with a cited reference. Otherwise, I'm told that is is 11, as stated by the lab values. ... (15 replies)
... oops, that posting from me was with regards to JAPLOPPER'S posting (but any input is greatly appreciated). SRC (12 replies)
... Hi there. Just read your post today from March when you first started your B12 injections. Are you feeling alot better now? Did the numbness and tingling go away yet? How often did you get your injections? Did you supplement with sublingual B12? I'm very interested in the B12 deficiency possiblity. Have had tingling/numbness and vibrating since March 2006. Could you... (12 replies)
... I read on a pernicious anemia site that they like to shoot for having serum levels of 800-1000. (12 replies)
... Thanks for your story. From reading around here since I asked my question, I came to see that my serum b12 can be considered low. Unfortunately, drs I have seen, including a hematologist, strictly follow the current lab value wisdom and saw no problem. I have asked on a number of occasions to different drs for a b12 shot, but was told that unless I an "diagnosed" with anemia... (12 replies)




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