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... Hi. I was looking for some information about people's personal stories about Iron deficiency anemia on medical forums, but surprisingly that's hard to come by, even on the internet. ... (12 replies)
... the question is how normal was "normal". you could have been at the low end/borderline "normal". the other thing is if they only checked serum iron, that's not a lot of info. were hemoglobin and MCV/MCH checked? and ferritin? or perhaps soluble transferrin receptor? (1 replies)
... There has been some excellent advise given with re your anemia and i know it can make you feel like crap for certain and cause so many other problems.... ... (9 replies)

... ly pursue the thyroid. I know you are under the magic 3.0 number but, I would have myself tested for the anti thyroid anti bodies, and often if you are diagnosed with autoimmune thyroiditis of Hashimotos disease, then a good dr may start treatment. ... (9 replies)
... If you have been taking folic acid but not B12, you can be B12 deficient and have it not show up on tests. and vice versa. so I take both. ... (8 replies)
... I think the tinnitus could be caused by low iron. I definitely have problems sleeping as well as anxiety when my iron is low. It also makes sense that symptoms are getting worse after your period. I find that I get weaker and have more symptoms the week before my period. ... (6 replies)
... Hi. After bloodwork a few months ago, my doctor advised that my red blood cell count was low due to iron deficiency. I've never had this before. I do eat a lot of red meat, dark chocolate and a lot of other iron rich foods. ... (1 replies)
... I'm married to iron pills... If I stop them, my ferritin goes down again, then my Hgb follows slowly. ... (7 replies)
... did she not say anything about taking supplements? ... (1 replies)
... I'm curious if you took your iron supplements with a stool softener? ... (5 replies)
Iron Injections
Oct 6, 2008
... I was like you and was not able to tolerate iron such as Ferris Sulfate. ... (3 replies)
... Both values have improved very much. Doctor recommends continuing the Pill and you should be able to stop the iron after this month. ... (24 replies)
Iron deficiency?
Feb 18, 2006
... with the doctors not being able to determine the cause. As usual, they end up with saying it is caused by "stress". ... (0 replies)
... ay, in the last few days I haven't had any of the weird muscle weakness or the "dizziness". I can even run longer than 30mins without muscle problems. maybe this iron stuff is starting to really kick in! ... (9 replies)
... I had a bad reaction to iron supplements too, like you describe with feeling like I couldn't breathe once I took them. ... (3 replies)
... pain through my shoulder and neck and horribly restless legs at night. The Doctor finally recommended the blood work. I believe they tested for ferritin levels, iron binding capacity and haemoglobin. The Doc calmly told me that my iron level was a "bit" low...4. Cough. ... (24 replies)
... The reason they tell you to take iron on an empty stomach is because it is best absorbed that way. ... (13 replies)
... It is a paradox that the very people who seem to be low on iron, or have trouble absorbing iron are also the ones who appear to have allergic reactions to iron or adverse reactions to iron when given supplements. ... (5 replies)
... octor wants me to take Fergon for iron, because my blood levels is slow low that if after next month, it doesn't increase, i will need a transfussion. I do have problems with my periods being too long, which we are sure is the problem to my blood being too low. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks for the response! I am really skeptical about taking iron with transferrin levels this low. I've read that with low transferrin, sometimes this type of anemia can mimic iron deficiency, and by taking iron supplements, I'd be at risk for developing an iron overload... ... (4 replies)


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