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Low ferritin
Jun 8, 2013
... That is absolutely not true. I have had a normal hemoglobin for months and am still taking iron... ... (22 replies)
... e not received this guidance. Quite the opposite actually and that is from my primary and my OB. I have normal hemoglobin and normal hematocrit after 8 months on iron and my Dr. says as long as my ferritin is low the anemia diagnosis sticks. One of the very first things that starts to drop with anemia is in fact your ferritin. ... (8 replies)
... Thanks so much for the reply. I have been taking iron Ferrous Fumarate 325 twice a day. Which iron do you take? ... (15 replies)

... Are you saying you don't think a ferritin of 9 is low? ... (50 replies)
... just keep taking the iron for a few more months until your ferritin is above 50 or so. apparently it is not possible to raise ferritin from zero to normal levels in a very quick AND safe way. ... (1 replies)
... my ferritin is also a 5 and my symptoms are terrible. I have loys of tummy troubles and have a hard time stomaching any iron pills. There is one by a company called garden of life, it is food based, I have no issues with that one.My doc didnt care much about how I feel. ... (4 replies)
... Your ferritin is low. Ferritin 19. ... (15 replies)
... c my ferritin was down to 5. ... (4 replies)
... Well I finally got my labs done since having my ablation. I'm going to show you my start and my recent. I will continue taking iron till my ferritin reaches close to 200 so this is no where near the end for me. Alot of people were wondering about the hairloss issue. ... (50 replies)
... Fantastic results! Really please for you (50 replies)
... so my doctor did not recommend anything. Because I was not feeling the improvement that I wanted to see after beginning my thyroid meds and liquid iron supplement I started taking a Vitamin D supplement on occasion to see if my symptoms improved. ... (19 replies)
... Hi, I'm new to the boards and am hoping to get some advice. This January I was seen by my Dermatologist for hair loss. Turns out my Ferritin was at a 2. I am currently taking 325 FS 2x a day and fortunately my stomach tolerates it on an empty stomach. ... (1 replies)
Low ferritin
May 20, 2013
... Your ferritin is really low. ... (22 replies)
... Have you been checked for Gluten Intolerance? ... (8 replies)
... You would need to ask your doctor to know what is safe for you. I personally took 300 mgs of elemental iron for 1 yr and then 150 daily and it has been 3 yrs now. I have just started to take it every other day. ... (1 replies)
... I had my ablation in December and my OB told me I can plan on taking iron for at least another year. It's a long bounceback and miserable! I won't stop taking iron till my ferritin is at least close to 200. ... (50 replies)
... Hashimoto's and just found out my ferritin levels are 21. My doc said to start taking iron to get it up to at least 70 if not higher, but he didn't know what dose to take. ... (5 replies)
... For those struggling with ferrous sulfate try ferrous glutamate it was easier on the stomach for me. I had a ferritin of 7 and it took me 20 months to get it to 136 by taking 3 a day. That's right 20 months 3 a day. ... (50 replies)
... It could be from the kidney disease and iron not correctly absorbing. Maybe he just wanted to get you some iron fast and blood transfusion was an option. My Dr. ... (4 replies)
... You are right and I'm sorry for you. My ferritin was a 60 last check and my Dr. says I can plan on taking iron for another year and to continue with the Hemaplex because it was working. There are 2 kinds, make sure you get the slow release! Just take one a day. ... (15 replies)


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