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... 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)
... The Trichologist who i see about my hair issue, which we believe is as a result of very low ferretin levels over a number of years, uses Dr Hugh Rushton as his reference. You can look up Dr Rushton on the net. ... (15 replies)

... t make sense to me due to reasons above mentioned. ... (6 replies)
... is an iron storage protein that the body synthesizes because free iron is actually toxic to our bodies. To prevent iron toxicity the body regulates the level of ferritin synthesis to accommodate different levels of iron. ... (13 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)
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... Low ferritin and hashimoto's often occur together due to poor intestinal absorption of nutrients. ... (1 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. Of course, all that is really important is how you feel, even if the labs differ.... ... (12 replies)
... there are many different reasons for iron storage levels dropping and there are varied forms of anemia as you will find if you read the many threads on this board. ... (1 replies)
... Pylori which cause many ulcers to develop. The ulcers were bleeding which was just one of many reasons for my anemia. That being said, taking meds for the ulcers causes me to not to absorb iron which causes low ferritin levels. So I do try to take my meds several hours apart. ... (1 replies)
... it's good you have had those series of tests so that you can at least elimate a few reasons for possible low ferritin. ... (2 replies)
... I was doing my usual web search trying to educate myself on possible reasons my thyroid treatment has thus far not been successful, esp with regard to iron status. ... (12 replies)
... I have had hair thinning due to too much shedding for a number of years and never realised it had anything to do with iron. ... (21 replies)
... 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. Feeling well with a low ferritin is a very individual experience. ... (24 replies)
... Recently I went in to see my doctor for acid reflux and fatigue issues. She decided to check my haemoglobin and iron, just as a part of routine test since it was tested last year. ... (0 replies)
... 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)
... You know I have never been told to fast with the iron panel either. My Hematologist never ran this test for me only the PCP several times. I was told that I was having malabsorption by my GI doc as well due to PPI use of 9 yrs. ... (3 replies)
... thank you for your post. ... (80 replies)
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