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Low Hemoglobin
Nov 7, 2007
... It's going to depend on what's causing your low hemoglobin. It can be such a wide variety of things causing it. My hemoglobin came from an autoimmune disease, called hemolytic anemia. But some have low hemoglobin from being anemic from bleeding. Others have low hemoglobin from low B12. ... (2 replies)
... Sheesh! Are the plaquenil and prednisone for the arthritis? ... (19 replies)
... thank you for responding. her hemoglobin is 9.0 currently and yes she is pale.i have noticed a yellowish color inthe corner of her eyes. she occasionally has low grade fevers with no other symptoms of any infection. ... (6 replies)

... You need a second opinion. Low hemoglobin isn't always caused by low iron. ... (6 replies)
Aug 24, 2006
... The problem is that anemia can be caused by a number of different things. I have low hemoglobin too, but it's from Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia, which means my body attacks my red cells. ... (13 replies)
... I have hemolytic anemia, and when my hemoglobin gets as low as yours, they start to get concerned. And no amount of iron willl help in my case. IT takes Prednisone to get my counts back up. That's why you need to find out what's causing the low counts. ... (4 replies)
... I've only been as low as 7, and I couldn't even raise my arms above my head, so I can only imagine how you're getting along. I hope you are under the care of a hematologist. ... (36 replies)
... ferritin is coming up, Drs. are talking to one another, etc. When you go into a flare, sometimes your Dr. will let you bump up the Prednisone dose temporarily nto ward it off, so if you are still on the Prednisone, I would call him and ask about that. ... (19 replies)
Hemolytic Anemia
Apr 12, 2005
... it really got scarey. Last August I had a hemolytic crisis and was in the hospital l5 days before it got turned around. At present I am on 40 mg prednisone, my hemoglobin is okay but very low platelets. Of course I have all the bad side effects from the prednisone but now I know that NOT taking it is not an option. ... (36 replies)
... s, except for some stomach upset with milk. But I know that there are not obvious symptoms all the time. But like everyone says there has to be some cause of the low ferritin. the only other thing I can think of is I hard a large endometrial cyst removed a couple years ago and am getting the same symptoms. ... (19 replies)
... burning in my hands and feet. I think it may be a low ferritin again. The fatigue and nerve issues had gotten better since my last venofer infusion. ... (19 replies)
... loss. I am in remission from an autoimmune form of anemia. As I understand it hair loss can occur after a sudden shock to the system, such as the severe drop in hemoglobin or other blood levels. My hair loss occurred about 3 months after I was diagnosed and started treatment. ... (5 replies)
... I don't know why it is low yet. I am waiting for a referal to go see a rheumatologist, hopefully I don't have to wait too long to get in. ... (3 replies)
... headaches, fatigue, muscle twitches, low grade fever, muscle aches, joint pain, brain fog. I've been told that your B12 gets off when your hemoglobin is low. ... (3 replies)
Autoimmune Anemia
Apr 18, 2011
... the donor blood is seen by your immune system as something to attack. I know sometimes they are necessary when your hemoglobin goes too low, but for me, when my hemoglobin hit 7, I got a transfusion, raising my hemoglobin to 10, but my hemolytic anemia went wild and my hemoglobin dropped within days. ... (4 replies)
... I'm currently seeing a hematologist for this. I have a blood transfusion every 3 weeks and I've already had 13 transfusions. The hematologist first prescribed Prednisone 60mg. ... (4 replies)
Cold agglutinins
Feb 13, 2004
... hope she is doing good it sounds like it. You mentioned that she had a splenectomy, I am having my removed on Wed. due to hemolytic anemia. I have been taking prednisone since Aug. ... (13 replies)
... Thanks, Jill, for your insights and words of encouragement. I've been on Prednisone before, when I had ulcerative colitis and then for the three surgeries I had for the UC. ... (22 replies)
Here we go again!
Nov 23, 2003
... Anyway, a quick blood test and within two hours I found out I was anemic. They thought it was the "usual" sources...low iron, low B12, low folate, pernicious anemia....etc. ... (3 replies)
... I understand about your not knowing your hemoglobin was so low. I was doing everything, working, shopping and traveling. On May 1st 2013 I went to dr. I was losing wait without trying. ... (11 replies)

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