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... It would be an idea to up your iron supplements too. ... (1 replies)
... i posted about "stress and ferretin". People's testimonies i think speak louder than doctors words. If you speak to most doctors they don't seem to think that thyroid patients have an issue with iron, yet why are the majority of us on years worth of iron supplements and have difficulty raising it. ... (6 replies)
... On 14 April my ferretin had fallen back down to 57 due to me not taking my iron daily. ... (21 replies)

... Serum iron tells you how much iron is circulating in the body. ... (12 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)
... with very low iron stores or being actually anemic, you can't afford not to take iron supplements as low iron can affect your health even more so. You need to slot your iron into a part of the day when you aren't taking your calcium and zinc. ... (21 replies)
... For those asking about ferritin levels and iron. The ferritin level measures how good your body is at extracting iron from food or supplements you are taking. If you are a vegetarian who eats no eggs, cheese or other dairy products, your source of iron is a plant source such as beets, etc. ... (21 replies)
... daily. This contains 20 mg. of your daily iron requirement. ... (1 replies)
B12?
Oct 1, 2009
... What you need to do is keep at it with the iron supplements. It's taken me over 3 years to get from 8 to 89 with quite a lot of set backs along the way. ... (44 replies)
... I think the malabsorption associated with celiac has probably affected iron absorption for a long time and has now improved considerably. ... (21 replies)
New lab work
Jan 21, 2009
... nother thing i found out helps absorb calcium and increases blood levels of ferretin is the essential amino acid called Lysine. This can be taken with your oral iron supplement, but as your situation stands i'm surprised they aren't simply giving you iron infusions or injections at the very least. ... (7 replies)
... The doctor i ended up seeing this year did further tests and found my thyroid had been affected to some degree by years of low iron, my vitamin D was very low as was my Iodine and my zinc was also low but not extremely low. ... (11 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)
... ercise moderately. My instinct was that something was very wrong, but after doing blood tests my gp would simply say "everything is fine". I was clueless as to iron and it's low effects on the body and i only learnt about that in the 'hair problems' section of the board. ... (5 replies)
... that might mean my iron def. anemia is returning. She's running a full panel to check all that plus B12, kidney function, and some other stuff. ... (2 replies)
... You mention only having taken the iron supplement for a few days, you will need to find one which doesn't give you an upset stomach. You can't correct low iron using regular vitamins as the amount of iron is way too low. ... (4 replies)
... It's a shame your doctor told you to stop the iron supplements once your ferritin got to 40. I wouldn't think that high enough. You mightn't be anemic, but it's healthy for a number of reasons to have a higher ferritin. ... (10 replies)
... if your periods are 'normal' then i'd not think that your low iron would be due to that. The problem is that low iron can be due to so many things. ... (12 replies)
... I started off on your typical over the counter iron tablets which constipated me so i stopped taking those. I have heard since then that you can buy something additional to take to soften your stools. ... (7 replies)
... taken me roughly 2 years to get my ferretin from 8 to 61, spending most of those 2 years in the 8 to 35 zone, then when it hit 61 i was scared that stopping the iron would bring my figures back down again. Also i'd say most of you know that i was diagnosed with Hashimoto's Thyroiditis about 6 weeks ago. ... (17 replies)


Associated Tags: ferritin, hypothyroid, iron deficiency, iron deficiency anemia

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