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... you need to find out where you ferritin is at now. When i looked through old blood test reports from waaaay back, before my abnormal shedding, my ferritin was in the mid 30's. Now it's been 60 and over for at least one year and my hair shedding issues are the same. ... (12 replies)
New Lab Results
Aug 15, 2009
... or low B12, digestive issues, hair shedding etc etc. All this is interlinked. ... (1 replies)
... I understand the whole meat thing. Only as a suggestion to you, I would at least try meat 3X weekly 3oz portions, along with ferritin testing to see if you can raise this number. ... (8 replies)

Dr's Visit
Jan 11, 2008
... This would be me!!! My hair has never been affected. Well, I should say that I haven't really ever had a shedding problem. When I started back on iron supplements and got out of having anemia, I did notice that I had less time between haircuts. ... (12 replies)
... What is considered a lot of hair falling out? I see a little bit when showering, but not a lot and have long hair, if that makes a difference... joisbelle (4 replies)
... D Funny you ask if ferritin is a protein because actually it is a type of protein, but not the one that you are thinking of. ... (4 replies)
... Hi! Your ferritin level is way too low and explains all your symptoms! ... (3 replies)
... Well, that's interesting. It could be a couple of things. A low ferritin for one is linked to hair shedding and if your ferritin is still low which I'm sure that it is then it could just be the length of time that makes the difference. ... (4 replies)
... and my ferritin was 6. My doctor initially said everything was fine and I wasnt anemic because my iron was high. ... (3 replies)
SO fed up!
Nov 21, 2007
... I understand your frustration completely. This has been the worst time in my life I can't imagine how you must feel. A 5 Ferritin needs a follow up and not in 6 months. I guess you all have a real hard time in England. I didn't know that it was so hard there with the docs. ... (21 replies)
... I have been shedding for 11 months. My Ferritin was 14 when I started shedding and now it is 92. It's been over 70 since December...which is "supposed to be" the magic number BUT my shedding has not decreased AT ALL! ... (3 replies)
... Audrey, My hair is still shedding, but not as badly as last year. It is still not at the normal shedding stage. ... (26 replies)
... beverages with my iron supplement. My doctor also had me on Lysine and Glutamine to help absorption so my ferritin would rise faster. ... (6 replies)
... his Ferritin was only 50. That doesn't sound too high but it's good for him because he is a HH carrier. ... (4 replies)
... told me I definitely was not anemic and was not worried about my ferritin level. ... (3 replies)
... I was a 2 Ferritin and last count a 43 in 15 months time, so I guess that I'm over 50 now. I hope so anyway. ... (16 replies)
... No doctor really cared about mine as my ferritin dropped and dropped. ... (2 replies)
... Your ferritin is very low so you most definitely need to supplement with iron. ... (1 replies)
... I went to a Trichologist for my abnormal hair shedding. As soon as he saw how low my ferritin was an for how long he desperately tried to raise my ferritin as soon as possible as he said long term low iron does affect the thyroid. ... (5 replies)
... I'm currently taking Feosol (Carbonyl Iron) @ 45mg per day, as per my doctor's intructions. Given that my ferritin level is 5 and my iron is low (both have been low for some time), should I be on a higher dose of iron? It seems low to me, and my numbers haven't improved in some time. My symptoms are horrible right now. Brain fog, painfully fatigued, brittle/shedding hair,... (6 replies)




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