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... Not eating a lot of red meat can contribute to low iron, but then again there are various reasons for low iron. It is important to find out why exactly you have been low in iron for most of your life. ... (2 replies)
... There is a reason for low iron that has to be determined. Your doctor is ruling out things that may be using up your iron. The common reason for lower iron in females is usually due to heavy periods. ... (15 replies)
Iron Infusion
Sep 26, 2016
... I'm here to share with you how my first iron infusion experience went as I also used Google to grab some information on how the procedure would be and what side effects I could have. ... (0 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)
... My serum iron remained abnormally high for the next 14 years until I received phlebotomy treatment for hemochromatosis in 2007. But my ferritin was rarely tested during those 14 years. ... (21 replies)
... B12 deficiency can be caused for a variety of reasons---not just autoimmune perncious anemia. Other causes of B12 deficiency can be from the following: diet, specific drugs (PPI, H-2 blockers, alcohol abuse, nitrous oxide, antacids, metformin, etc.), You may want to get tested for Celiac disease (this also runs ion families), this can cause malabsorption of iron and... (16 replies)
... i was just wondering the other day whether your ferretin situation was better or not. I've finished my course of iron injections and now have to wait a few weeks for things to settle, have another blood test and then review the results. ... (18 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)
Reasons for IDA
Dec 27, 2006
... low Iron ? ... (0 replies)
... Ferritin 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)
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... Welcome to the boards! What type of iron IV have you been getting? ... (1 replies)
... There are several reasons for anemia or low ferritin stores. ... (1 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)
... Secondly, i believe you hit the nail on the head when you said that your tiredness could be a combo of cancer treatment, low iron and having had the flu. ... (9 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)
... to develop a proper growth cycle for their hair and that is if the ferretin levels stay elevated. ... (29 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)
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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)




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