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... I suppose it all comes down to how my body absorbs iron hey. We can't compare to each other because levels will raise if bodies absorb iron quicker and well. ... (8 replies)
... I just got a ferritin test done and it showed me at 24. My doctor called me and told me to take iron supplements and eat iron rich food. ... (10 replies)
... a prescription strength. I'm taking Conison Caps, its a supplement that has b12 as well as iron. My doc said if I took over the counter it would take years to raise my ferritin. From what I'm reading on here even with the strong iron it can take several months. My Vit. D was low too. ... (4 replies)

... I do have some in my cupboard. I'm hoping that the Passion flower helps. I don't see why it would raise my heart rate since it's good for anxiety and insomnia. ... (14 replies)
... I'm also wondering if I'm taking enough Ferrous Sulfate. I take between 120 to 180 mg per day. I have seen some people on here taking 320mg. Should I raise my intake? ... (7 replies)
... ply eat their cereal dry. In the info i was given by my specialist he said high amounts of milk or cheese with meals should be avoided if you are trying hard to raise your ferretin levels. ... (11 replies)
... Hi Audrey, Thank you for all your information and being helpful. Yes, I have hypothyroidism. I am treated with Synthroid. She keeps my TSH at 1 and we keep track of FT4, FT3 (ideal ranges), and anti-TPO antibodies. I tested negative for antibodies....so, I'm in good shape thyroid wise now. I have started taking ferrous gluconate and I do take several multivitamins.... (7 replies)
... Your ferritin is low and your B12 is low. You need sufficient B12 to help absorb folate. ... (7 replies)
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... and therefore, offering a bone marrow test and then taking it away would raise my suspicion antenna... ... (16 replies)
... I went to a Trichologist for my abnormal hair shedding. As soon as he saw how low my ferritin was an for how long he desperately tried to raise my ferritin as soon as possible as he said long term low iron does affect the thyroid. ... (5 replies)
... Actually you sound like you may be an easier case of anemia because of multiple births. You probably didn't raise your ferritin enough in between births and along with heavy periods you eventually bottom out, but it takes years. ... (2 replies)
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Aug 15, 2008
... I first had to raise my Hgb in order to raise my ferritin. It took me 7 months to get my Hgb to normal levels at 12. ... (6 replies)
... thing that I know of that can falsely raise ferritin is if you have an inflammatory process going on. ... (10 replies)
... Hi all! :wave: My GYN ran a Iron panel just to see where Im at. (Between the GYN & the Hematologist Im really gonna run out of blood) LOL! I started Iron pills Dec, 08 2/12/09 Total Iron 51 (40-175) Transferritin Sat 14% (15-50) (11 replies)
... I think you have anemia. I can't stress to you enough that even though your ferritin is showing as normal it's on the low end. That number won't shoot straight up either. Take months and months of iron therapy to build it back up. ... (1 replies)
... I don't know a whole bunch about iron injections as I just took the pills and they seemed to work for me. My Dr. is relating my low iron to heavy bleeding as well. I have read a lot on these forums and have read some people struggle with injections while others don't. ... (1 replies)
... You are anemic. Your ferritin is way to low and with a ferritin that low I can almost guarantee your iron is slipping too. With anemia ferritin is one of the first things to go, then iron, saturation, hemoglobin and hematocrit. It takes months and months to raise that number. ... (2 replies)
... I guess this would just depend on the Dr. I had normal iron, hematocrit, and hemoglobin but my Dr. said he was leaving the anemia diagnosis till my ferritin balanced itself out. I started really low in all numbers but have been taking iron 7 months, ferritin is so hard to raise. ... (3 replies)
... In this case you need your Vitamin D checked too. A lot of people who are low in ferritin are often low in Vitamin D and some in B12, even if they are meat eaters. ... (1 replies)




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