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Ferritin of 8?
Jun 29, 2009
... prescribed by my doctor. I have been anaemic before so i do not want to have low iron levels again because i know how bad i will feel if i let it drop. ... (4 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)
... all my drs said it is ok, since I am in range. But, I am so fatigued, I did some research and decided, maybe I would be better off nearer the optimum number. ... (2 replies)

... Ooops forgot to answer you thyroid optimum question. I have learned that good clinicians aim for a TSH around 1. It all depends, however, on the free t4 and t3 levels if they are in the just a bit above mid normal range. Of course, all that is really important is how you feel, even if the labs differ.... ... (12 replies)
... t was in considering it. Apparently, a bone marrow aspiration was the best way to look at iron stores in the body, and has now largely been replaced by the serum ferritin test. As to its diagnostic use re platelets, I am not certain. ... (16 replies)
... 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)
... First things first, ALWAYS get a copy of your lab report. NEVER accept a doctor giving you a verbal "all is fine". You now don't know where your levels are at? ... (10 replies)
... The best predictor of iron here is your Ferritin. It is pretty good and, at this point, I wouldn't go on iron supplementation. The "ideal" number for ferritin is around 70. You are below that but nowhere near iron depletion. ... (4 replies)
... nails. I read also about low iron levels and hair loss, so for a while i took iron tablets which constipated me and then i gave up. ... (10 replies)
... Yes my labs were very low. My ferritin is only 2 and he wants it at least 100. I have not seen my wls in quite some time. I need to get in for a check up. ... (10 replies)
... The other reason for higher ferretin levels being much better for you is also backed up by a Dr John Lee, who is Australia's leading thyroid researcher. ... (2 replies)
... for optimal metabolic and liver detoxification functioning. Your liver is an important organ and if it's not working at an optimum level then that can make you feel sluggish and lack energy among other things too. ... (21 replies)
... I can see all your results are "within range", but that doesn't mean a thing. There is usually an optimum place were you ought to be and if you aren't then that can cause sideffects, even if you are just a bit out. ... (20 replies)
... levels at 1,000, for optimum health! A lot of wiggle room there! ... (10 replies)
Results
Nov 20, 2009
... Your ferritin is very low. Doctors in the UK seem to be useless at picking up on this... They just look for haemaglobin levels. ... (2 replies)
... ptionist for advising you to keep up with the iron supplements. You have moved up, but it's not rocketing up. See in 3 months how you go, but make certain your ferritin is up nice and high at least 50 if not 70. ... (78 replies)
... In my case, my ferritin issues are most definitely linked to malabsorption of nutrients due to digestive issues. ... (3 replies)




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