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... I understand your post completely. I have many if not all of your symptoms. Yes, heavy periods for two years can in fact cause this to happen. ... (48 replies)
... were all normal. I also take a b12 supplement and have been for the past 2 years, before all of my symptoms started. I have not had my zinc level tested. ... (19 replies)
... A very good endo told me that low vit. d, ferritin and b12 levels can be associated with hypothyroid and that these low levels may be due to poor intestinal absorption of nutrients. ... (19 replies)

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Am I anemic?!?!
Aug 1, 2007
... A children's multivitamin has just as much iron as an adults multivitamin. In fact, I am taking one Flintstone vitamin a day for the iron and it gives me no side effects. Maybe this is why your endo prescribed it? ... (1 replies)
... d loss which equals iron loss. It would be a good idea to discuss your heavy periods with your GYN. You should also see your PCP to be sure there are not other reasons for blood loss. There can be more than one cause. Runners also tend to be more at risk for anemia. You have to take in more iron than is lost. ... (20 replies)
... When I was dx'ed with anemia my Ferritin was a 2 and my Hgb was 8.6. ... (16 replies)
... Ooops forgot to answer you thyroid optimum question. I have learned that good clinicians aim for a TSH around 1. It all depends, however, on the free t4 and t3 levels if they are in the just a bit above mid normal range. ... (12 replies)
... Yes, blood is also lost through internal bleeding. Usually this is a slow process and can be due to: A bleeding ulcer, colon polyp, or colon cancer Regular use of aspirin or other pain medicines, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (for example, ibuprofen and naproxen) Urinary tract bleeding Reasons for more rapid loss of blood that can cause iron-deficiency... (13 replies)
... We also think that ferritin does have symptoms although I cannopt prove it. Many people here agree. ... (16 replies)
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... t make sense to me due to reasons above mentioned. ... (6 replies)
... There are several reasons for anemia or low ferritin stores. ... (1 replies)
... Usually it does take several hrs for IV iron therapy, it depends on how much iron you are getting at one time. If your ferritin is only going into the 20's, It sounds like you have not been getting enough. ... (1 replies)
... you had low iron, low sat, low transferrin, etc, it was one thing and on and on it went with the different scenarios. What I remember from that was that in iron deficiency anemia, the TIBC is always high normal to high. ... (10 replies)
... So glad to have found this forum. To be honest, I've been stalking it for quite a few months as I've been having trouble with low ferritin levels since the beginning of the year. ... (6 replies)
... The thing is, what is your reason for iron loss? ... (4 replies)
... Thanks so much for the reply. ... (4 replies)
... come on this board with the same numbers as you and take 3X the amount of iron that you are on. I took 2X 150 mgs daily myself. You will not overload with such deficiency anytime soon. If you are able to tolerate it, I would suggest at least trying more iron to see if your stores respond. ... (24 replies)
... able to get a more detailed explanation on what my blood tests revealed. I have done some research online and have a rough idea on how things work regarding iron deficiency but was wondering if some more knowledgeable board members could tell me whether or not my blood test results below are a cause for alarm. ... (4 replies)


Associated Tags: anemia, b12, cyclic anemia, cyclic neutropenia, deficiency, ferritin, iron, low, low ferritin

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