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Chronic Low Iron?
Aug 11, 2008
... However, I wondered if one of you knew what the test was that my dr. was talking about when he said that my iron absorption test came back as low as well. What does that mean when you don't absorb iron as well? ... (24 replies)
... i'm in the same boat as you. Suffered with extremely low iron and took 2 years to raise it and that was when i found out that i had Hashi's. ... (80 replies)
... I also had Tachycardia and ended up in the ER when I was anemic with no previous heart conditions. ... (22 replies)

... I am having the same problems and also have thyroid disease and was told low ferritin levels go hand in hand with thyroid disease as well... ... (17 replies)
... Ferritin level of 21. I'm aware from reading other posts on these boards that my ferritin is low. However I am wondering what type of iron supplementation is best, and when to take it for best absorption? ... (2 replies)
... Thanks everybody for your input. I've had a lot of issues going on and had several things tested lately. I was hypothyroid, had mercury poisoning, low ferritin, and low Vit. D. ... (8 replies)
... In April they found she had low iron saturation. It was 18 which is not too low so we started her on some liquid iron drops. She has a lot of medical problems and special needs and one of which is eating issues so she has a Gtube for all meds and the majority of her calories. ... (4 replies)
... The reason my doctor is doing everything for me is that he works in a University and he deals with small groups of "problem patients". ... (80 replies)
... The usual protocol in anemic situations is to supplement with iron and the check the blood values after a month's time. ... (5 replies)
... lo! I also have a thyroid problem, either Graves or Hashimotos. My numbers have also been in the correct range but I have had tons of Symptoms. One of my biggest problems is a swollen tongue with scalloped edges that comes and goes. Sometimes it even effects my speech a little. ... (3 replies)
... I don't know too much about it. My mom was DX'ed with BE last year. Hers was silent, we had no idea. She is 75 and we just never knew anything was going on. But I have always feared it. ... (22 replies)
Ferritin going up
Dec 31, 2008
... floewrgirl it took me two years to get ferritin to 58. ... (26 replies)
... What you have is iron deficiency that has not yet progressed to the anemia stage. I started with mild anemia when my ferritin hit 5. However, I never did have any hair loss. ... (10 replies)
... evels of thyroid should be to feel better. I know that one affects the other, re iron and thyroid, but I'm not sure which is which. I had my thyroid burned out with radioactive iodine about ten years ago, and have been having problems on and off with the hypothyroid. I read on the thyroid board that the TSH should be 1.0. ... (12 replies)
Ferritin levels
Dec 29, 2004
... Great information! I never had problems with anemia until I developed connective-tissue disease. Even then, my levels were not that low (hematocrit, hemoglobin, ferritin, etc.) Then, over a period of about a year I became severely anemic. But the time the cause was detected, my hemoglobin was in the "5's." Hematocrit was 19. Turns out I had developed abdominal... (6 replies)
... Having insufficient B12 and Vit D can cause thyroid and other problems. Fortunately your ferritin is good at 77. I wouldn't believe your hair shedding is from your iron stores. It's most likely hormonal due to thyroid or other hormones. ... (9 replies)
... Yes, I've thought of that--the more I read about it the more I realize that I've had diffuse symptoms that weren't ever put together (not by me or the doctors) that I attributed to "getting older" (I'm 33 and in otherwise good health!) I'm realizing that many of these symptoms are likely caused by malabsorption problems (lack of vitamin K = easy bruising, low B12 = tingling... (16 replies)
... My symptoms are so varied and I really don't know if it is down to the low ferritin, lowish B12 or now indeed the thyroid. I never really concerned myself with the thyroid symptoms as I thought this was all in control. ... (10 replies)
... can recall. I am 38. As a teen, I thought it was just a word. I didn't take it seriously at all. I did not treat it. As an adult just recently it caught up with me and I became very ill. I have iron deficiency anemia. I also had very low ferritin, like none. ... (0 replies)
... I am just trying to determine how low my iron really is and what it means. ... (21 replies)


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