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Iron level-8.3
Sep 12, 2006
... anemia is a symptom of low thyroid, but low thyroid can also be a symptom of anemia..... ... (22 replies)
... n read there, if the liver is compromised by alcohol or disease it causes hemochromatosis. It is important for the doctors to find out what is causing the excess iron in your blood and if possible treat the disease and also you need to modify or stop anything you may be doing to compromise your liver, such as drinking alcohol. ... (3 replies)
Low ferritin
Jun 8, 2013
... is possible to have normal hemoglobin and hematocrit in your blood and still have organs, tissues, and cells suffering because they aren't getting the iron they need. ... (22 replies)

... My Hb was then 4.5 and I was feeling extremely rough. However, they sorted me out with a blood transfusion quickly and soon I was feeling better. ... (3 replies)
... I know it is alot of iron, I have only been taking it in the quanities I listed for a week. ... (9 replies)
Sooooooo dizzy
Jan 16, 2009
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... Your numbers resemble mine, although I do not have the arthritis, I just do not absorb oral iron or b12. They are giving me iron infusions. ... (7 replies)
... low I'm surprised your doc didn't send you to the hospital for a blood transfusion!! The lowest mine has ever been was 7.4 and my doctor was debating on a blood transfusion but I had the IV iron instead. I remember how awful I felt at that level.... I can't even imagine how you're able to function at your levels! ... (29 replies)
... hi it's funny you ask why they didn't transfuse me. my primary doctor didn't even come up with any options at all! a freind of our a hematologist in a different state went ballistic and said i must go to hosp but then suggested the iron iv because i was deathly afraid of a transfusion-you know not knowing how well they really screen the blood etc. my doctor agreed to the iv ... (63 replies)
... Ringing in ears due to anemia is very common as well as due to use of acetaminophen, aspirin, or a variety of NSAID medications. The ringing in the ears may take a while to stop, if ever, due to the imbalance in blood circulation that was occurring when you were anemic. ... (5 replies)
... Hello, I just had my first blood transfusion because of anemia. It was at 7.5 and when I left the hospital it was 9.5. I took 150MG of Elemental Iron and when I got rechecked almost 2 weeks later, it is 11.5 and normal is 12. ... (22 replies)
... Have a bleeding ulcer so I can't take iron pills. ... (2 replies)
... I went to the ER because the iron gave me enteritis for 3 months which got me out of my sleep every morning. I was so weak and dizzy and I didn't know what was wrong. ... (15 replies)
Iron Infusions
Mar 28, 2008
... The reason the doctors are saying it's not possible to feel better immediately is that it take time for the iron to have an effect through the production of new RBCs. They live for 120 days, so the older, low hemoglobin ones take a while to be replaced by newer healthier ones. ... (7 replies)
Iron at 10
May 15, 2007
... Serum iron tests are hardly used anymore because they do not give a true picture of your iron status. They only show what is floating around in your blood stream at any given moment. A better test is a Ferritin test which shows you iron stores. ... (3 replies)
... I had this same type of situation where I was at 9.9 for HGB and a Ferritin of 4, and within 2 weeks dropped to HGB of 7. ... (6 replies)
Iron Transfusion
Feb 19, 2007
... Hi Winstonmom, you do not need to postpone your IV treatment because of your cycle. I am suprised that they don't want to do a blood transfusion too. Your level of hgb of 7 is really low. ... (7 replies)
... Hi, just found this thread and am wondering if I REALLY had to have the blood transfusion I had 2 years ago........ ... (63 replies)
... Iron pills alone without B12 and vitamin C doesn't work, since the body need vitamin C and B12 to absorb iron otherwise your iron on blood will keep low. ... (5 replies)
... I'm sorry to say that I can relate to so much of your story! ... (8 replies)

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