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... condense a long year worth of problems very short and if you have questions I'll be more then willing to provide details. About this time last year I was having RLS symptoms. Started off mildly and then continuely have gotten worse. Primary doc put me on requip. RLS persisted. ... (1 replies)
... According to the Neurologist I see for sleep deprivation, RLS and chronic anemia. If your serum ferritin level drops below 50, it can cause RLS. And I can speak from experience, it can be quite painful. ... (10 replies)
... I am diagnosed with severe RLS, and it goes right along with my Stage 4 Kidney Disease, which leads to anemia. They are all connected. Keep your iron up, and avoid the RLS... ... (10 replies)

... Hello, I am a 20 yr old female who is extremely confused about the cause of my hypochromic microcytic anemia and the test results I have gotten back thus far, I am hoping someone has had a similar experience and can help. ... (0 replies)
... After 2 sessions of iron infusion introvenously, my RLS symptoms dissapeared. Most doctors don't associate low iron levels with RLS even though there are articles on the internet to support this. ... (4 replies)
... told me to get right to the hospital because my iron levels were very low. ... (7 replies)
... Welcome to the boards!!! The ferritin is an iron storage protein, this is iron storage in the bone marrow and organs. When this number goes too low then the Hgb begins to drop with the end stage resulting in iron deficiency anemia. ... (7 replies)
... situation I have had for a while. I have always been 'anemic'. Whenever, I get labs done my hgb, hct, MCV, MHC, MCHC are always low. And in order to deal with my anemia I always supplemented with iron. I just had a baby 3 months ago, and during my pregnancy I got very frustrated trying to understand my body. ... (0 replies)
... t natured to wearing a jacket in the summer at all times. Also I have been falling asleep while driving, working, talking on the phone, etc. I also have severe RLS and I am an excessive ice chewer. I have chipped teeth, but I cannot stop chewing ice all day long every day. ... (7 replies)
... And guess what, I was diagnosed with iron defieciency anemia. I have been taking iron tablets and changed my diet for about a month now. Tbh I don't feel any better yet. But I'm hoping that I will... soon. ... (4 replies)
... The poster on the Restless Leg Boards has informed me that she experienced immediate results of relief from her RLS when she switched to a gluten free diet...it doesn't sound like iron was the factor given it takes time for iron to build up in the blood. ... (34 replies)
... Even if your ferratin level comes back in the normal range, it could be at the low end of the range. Mine was at the low end and the doctor didn't think it was worth mentioning to me I guess. This was over 10 years ago. Figured it out myself when I ended up with RLS, another symptom of anemia. Iron supplements with vitamin C (to help absorb the iron) worked for me. I also... (23 replies)
... I was sent a note by the local clinic after going to have some lab work done. Well it said slight anemia and to call. ... (6 replies)
... I do not get RLS anymore, which is amazing after years of having them. ... (3 replies)
... Honestly I don't know if these are related! My periods aren't heavy so I don't know why my iron is low. Maybe I just don't eat enough iron. But it is odd that they both happened at the same time. ... (2 replies)
... I have experienced a lot more energy since my Ferritin has gone up. I was a 2 when diagnosed. I am on 1 iron daily so I don't know what kind of progress I'm having right now. Have you noticed a higher energy? ... (13 replies)
... My ferritin level is at 4 as well. The doctor did put me on slowfe iron replacement. I also become short of breath doing simple tasks. This is do to the lack of oxygen flowing through out our body. ... (12 replies)
... I am keeping my fingers crossed as I did have less itchiness and was able to sleep better last night. Can be pretty miserable with muscle aches...unrelenting RLS and itching! I had GI workup a year or so ago and all ok. ... (7 replies)
... due to low iron too. So yes, I guess that is twitching as well. ... (13 replies)
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Nov 13, 2009
... people run down to almost no ferritin and they have IV and feel like new soon after infusion. Others take months to feel better. The fact of the matter is that iron has to be used to make new red blood cells which takes up to 120 days. ... (1 replies)


Associated Tags: anemia, chronic anemia, fatigue, ferritin, hashimoto, iron deficiency, leg aches, postpartum, underlying cause

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