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... I originally went to see my doctor about low energy, irritability, some weight gain and sleepness bordering on exhaustion and depression. ... (11 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)
... s. My hair didn't even start growing back till my ferritin was in the 60's. Look up some of the side effects of having low ferritin. My ferritin was in the 60's last time I checked. I started with a 2 and had been taking iron for over a year. ... (15 replies)

... When my ferretin was 8 i could have slept night and day and just getting up in the morning to eat breakfast would tire me and i would have to lay down to get some energy so that i could get dressed. I also had no motivation, felt depressed and had been suffering hair loss for a few years prior. ... (11 replies)
... For me personally, i'd rather get to the root of the problem rather than take something to mask the symptoms. My periods were badly messed up and at times very heavy and no doctor could work out why. They always told me to go on birth control, but i refused. ... (11 replies)
... i really can't suggest much apart from trialing various forms of iron supplements on the market. Sometimes it takes time for your body to adjust to the iron supplement and it's also sometimes worth starting off on a lower dose and working your way to a higher dose so that your body adjusts. ... (11 replies)
... My ferretin was at an 8 when they discovered my low iron. I always put my tiredness down to a hectic job, but couldn't work out why my hair was constantly shedding more than it ought to have been. ... (11 replies)
... Welcome to the board. ... (11 replies)
... Doctor's like iron infusions due to the neccesary concentrated iron which our bodies need. I am presently doing infusions. My hematologist told me there wasn't any side effects to mention. He was wrong. ... (63 replies)
... I have been having problems with a rapid heartbeat beginning five years ago. ... (22 replies)
... hi, i'm new to this thread but like you have many questions. i too have a low ferretin of 8. my hair had been falling out for years and i blamed it first on having a child 4 years ago but as it got worse and more noticable i had blood work drawn. all my numbers were great except for my ferretin. ... (11 replies)
... uneasy feeling most of the day. Years ago my ferritin was 4 and I was put on gluconate I think, I remember having constipation and some mild cramping but not what I've felt today. My question is will the side effects go as my body gets used to the iron intake? ... (0 replies)
... Hi. Yes, I have had Venofer IV courses a few times and I think it raised my ferritin. I felt great, so much less tired after having them. I can't recall the side effects but I tried to hydrate myself before the IVs. If you have questions, call your doctor or the unit that you will be getting the IVs from. Good luck! ... (74 replies)
... I really appreciate you letting me know how they worked for you! By the way, are you still anemic or did the infusions help you from being anemic? ... (74 replies)
... weeks to notice a difference but then numbers dropped again until they found out what was causing the iron to drop. Have they looked into what is causing your low numbers? ... (6 replies)
... in March. I'm on Lupron Depot so haven't had a real menstrual cycle since September, but my iron levels continue to drop. My hematocrit has only been as low as 30, an in March had come back up to 38...but my ferritin keeps dropping. ... (63 replies)
... I was having stomach issues with Iron even though I was taking the Easy Iron kind. Then I read about Slow Iron on these boards. I bought some from our local Walmart. It has 45 mg of Iron and doesn't upset my stomach at all. No nausea too. ... (5 replies)
... I did feel worst before starting the Iron. I felt like I was sleeping my life away. The slower release Iron tablets that I have seen have more daily allowance than the one I am taking. ... (50 replies)
... You know snow having low ferritin can cause the same side effects? ... (50 replies)
... plus im scared of having an accident if im out the house. ... (5 replies)




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