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Me too--I'm back
Oct 20, 2008
... You both need to have more iron intake and watch your labs. I have cut back from 300mgs of elemental iron to 150 daily and I hope I am passed 41 ferritin by now. ... (8 replies)
... sorry to hear about your iron dilema, but i did the same thing as you did. ... (20 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)

... TPO antibodies. I tested negative for antibodies....so, I'm in good shape thyroid wise now. ... (7 replies)
Update
Apr 16, 2008
... I do know nails can become bad if iron is low and if zinc is low. ... (11 replies)
... Considering your ferritin is not low, if for some strange reason iron was the culprit, the CBC numbers would have probably shot up a lot. But everyone is different. ... (15 replies)
... I hear ya on the doctor and the anxiety issues! I asked my doctor if she would test my iron levels as per all the symptoms i was experiencing, and she told me "you don't LOOK like someone with an iron problem" I don't LOOK like i have an iron issue? ... (5 replies)
... I HIGHLY recommend those dealing with low ferritin to read the book, "Stop the Thyroid Madness" by Janie Bowthorpe. ... (9 replies)
What to do now?
Mar 3, 2010
... not once did they test my iron levels even though I have an underactive thyroid as well. ... (2 replies)
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... I just wanted to say hi. I have hashi's and have been treated for about a year and a half. I take synthroid. I have also had low ferritin and used supplemental iron to increase my ferritin level. ... (26 replies)
... It's often found that people with low iron are low in other vitamins and minerals. I have had to take a few other supplements along with my iron supplement. That is why a thorough blood test is good so you can see where you stand with other things, not just your ferretin. ... (3 replies)
... your body isn't used to being low in iron after 3yrs, it's you who are used to it, but not your body. Your body and your organs are actually struggling more than you realise. ... (15 replies)
... people alike tend to refer to the levels in a general way by simply saying "iron levels". When i get my blood test results there are always seperate figures for iron itself and ferretin and my specialist always says that the ferretin is the one to keep an eye on. ... (21 replies)
... I'm married to iron pills... If I stop them, my ferritin goes down again, then my Hgb follows slowly. ... (7 replies)
Update New Labs
Nov 27, 2008
... Thats great news Flowergirl you must be very pleased indeed... I noticed you said you are still having some numbness ect....Your B12 is a uppper level that is great..are you on B12 subs at all? The methylcobalamin type ? When you mentioned that you still have lower energy on exertion ....You might like to consider the other active form of B12 that is adenosylcobalamin (also... (27 replies)
Update New Labs
Nov 25, 2008
... TOO HIGH I know! ... (27 replies)
... I agree that you need to go to a doctor and get a full workup. Your low MCV and MCH indicate iron deficiency anemia, but the high RBC is definitely confusing. A B12 anemia would cause the MCV to be larger, I believe. ... (4 replies)
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... As with anything, we're all individuals and will react to certain things differently. For me personally, i first began taking over the counter iron pills which naturally constipated me and seem to constipate most people. I then bought another over the counter iron supplement in liquid form. ... (8 replies)


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