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... There are several reasons for anemia or low ferritin stores. ... (1 replies)
... as unable 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)
... ly. From my experience I saw 10 doctors due to my illness with multi symptoms because the anemia brought me down so low. Several of my doctors told me that one iron daily is not near enough. People come on this board with the same numbers as you and take 3X the amount of iron that you are on. ... (24 replies)

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... not knowing any other health issues you may have, your age etc., it's difficult to help you out to a extent. I will say having your Iron stores or Feeritin levels that low, is not going to help you raise your hemoglobin what so ever at all! ... (4 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)
... he went on to say he didn't know how I was able to be up walking around much less functioning. I refused the ambulance and said if I needed to go to the hospital for some tests then I would drive my car...after some arguing he finally agreed. ... (0 replies)
... not knowing any other health issues you may have, your age etc., it's difficult to help you out to a extent. I will say having your Iron stores or Feeritin levels that low, is not going to help you raise your hemoglobin what so ever at all! ... (4 replies)
... You are definitely iron deficient at a 16 ferritin. And..... are barely making the charts for a normal range. ... (7 replies)
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... according to your serum iron which is the iron in the blood at the time of testing. ... (2 replies)
... a blood transfusion. Transfusions are usually given around a 7 Hgb. You are not mildly anemic you are definitely moderate. And... I do believe that an iron script strength is needed. I take Poly Iron 150mgs X2 daily for a year in Jan. to fill those iron stores and fix the anemia. ... (16 replies)
... In most instances, a low MCV indicates microcytic anemia, while a high MCV indicates macrocytic anemia. This value is useful for diagnosis. It is usually on a cbc. ... (8 replies)
... shots either. You can have a deficiency in both which is quite common leading to anemia for 2 different reasons. ... (9 replies)
... I am curious for different reasons. Just to let you know an optimal target for Hgb for females is 14. ... (2 replies)
Am I anemic?!?!
Aug 1, 2007
... but you have iron deficiency. ... (1 replies)
... women, the most common reason is blood loss, through heavy monthly periods. Age is also a major factor here as far as colonoscopy goes. Different test required for different ages. ... (13 replies)
... I can only guess at what is going on but these are suggestions. The doctors know that iron shots and infusions are dangerous. The reasons being that if the iron does not get to the right storage area, it can collect around the heart and liver and become poisonous to the system. ... (1 replies)
... If you were having periods as you described, you can most likely bet that your ferritin is on the low end. I would ask for this test now. If your doctor prescribed iron supplements for you I wouldn't worry too much about taking them, especially for 3 months time. ... (6 replies)
... I am really concerned to say the least about malabsorption. I have read that mineral malab.. is of not only iron but also, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, zinc and iron. All of these need gastric acid, which I am low on. ... (17 replies)




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