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... taken me roughly 2 years to get my ferretin from 8 to 61, spending most of those 2 years in the 8 to 35 zone, then when it hit 61 i was scared that stopping the iron would bring my figures back down again. Also i'd say most of you know that i was diagnosed with Hashimoto's Thyroiditis about 6 weeks ago. ... (17 replies)
... if your periods are 'normal' then i'd not think that your low iron would be due to that. The problem is that low iron can be due to so many things. ... (12 replies)
... end of a period. This went on for a number of years and all doctors would do is tell me to go on the pill. Well the pill had some nasty side effects so i refused to take it after 3 months and i tried 3 different brands. ... (17 replies)

... and was put on ferrous gluconate 3x a day. ... (5 replies)
... and the dr has put me on 75 mg of iron a day. There's other things going on too, but not sure if they're contributing factors or not. ... (4 replies)
... After about one month of taking iron pills my appetite came back. For few weeks my weight stayed the same then this morning I saw that I am one pound down. It is scary! ... (14 replies)
... I was diagnosed Anemic and they put me on an Iron mixture that I was supposed to take twice daily, but after a few months forgot, and my Mom forgot too. ... (1 replies)
What now?
Mar 5, 2010
... I never knew iron pills could cause that. I definitely won't be trying them again any time soon. I didn't gain the weight until after I stopped taking the iron pills, though. Could it have still caused it after I stopped taking them? ... (12 replies)
Feeling Unsure
Jun 24, 2010
... a lot and needed to take naps everyday. Then I had gall bladder problems and thought the tiredness was due to the gall bladder. Found out I was anemic and was put on iron. Between dealing with the gallbladder and the iron I gained back the weight I had lost, was fatigued all the time and couldn't concentrate. ... (3 replies)
... I've been dealing with various levels of ID since I was 12 years old. I have been on ferrous gluconate for years to deal with it. In spring 2011 my iron level was at a four fo my doc put me on FerraMax, easier to absorb, when I went back 2 months later my levels dropped to 2. ... (6 replies)
... I was put on antidepressants and the dosage was raised whenever I complained of ongoing fatigue. ... (4 replies)
... I am new to this board. I was diagnosed with Iron Deficiency Anemia 2 weeks ago. My blood test show that my iron was very low at 3 and my blood count at 9.8. I am taking the iron pill supplement now. I have to take 2 pills a day. ... (0 replies)
... I am new to this board. I was diagnosed with Iron Deficiency Anemia 2 weeks ago. My blood test show that my iron was very low at 3 and my blood count at 9.8. I am taking the iron pill supplement now. I have to take 2 pills a day. ... (0 replies)
... Yes, I gained about 60 lb on them. I have lost 35 lb of those, trying to get the rest off. ... (7 replies)
... the scale ferretin and not really notice anything as our bodies are not all the same. I am coming across more and more females in my daily life who do have low iron and also have noticeable hair loss. ... (7 replies)
... shots. I really didn't get much relief from the iron pills but I learned to live with feeling terrible. ... (2 replies)
What now?
Mar 5, 2010
... Weight gain can definately be caused by taking iron pills. Fogginess is something that can be caused by anemia. Should you get another shot before the recommended timeframe? ... (12 replies)
... k louder than doctors words. If you speak to most doctors they don't seem to think that thyroid patients have an issue with iron, yet why are the majority of us on years worth of iron supplements and have difficulty raising it. ... (6 replies)
... oo scared to eat as i couldn't handle the IBS and i began losing even more weight, was tired, no motivation, not even to go shopping!!!! could barely even manage taking a shower. ... (21 replies)
... hematolgist. My app't is one week from today. I have been walking everyday at least 2 miles and sometimes more....I have not walked in years!!!!!!!! Even went on a 5 mile hike on the Appalachian Trail Sunday with my husband....unbelievable. ... (4 replies)


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