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... I first suffered from low ferritin levels in 2012 when my level was 6, the doctor told me to take iron tablets and that was that nothing was done to find out the cause etc. ... (0 replies)
... I went to a Trichologist for my abnormal hair shedding. As soon as he saw how low my ferritin was an for how long he desperately tried to raise my ferritin as soon as possible as he said long term low iron does affect the thyroid. ... (5 replies)
... know the cause, I suffered very heavy periods since a teenager. I am now on the pill to control the bleeding and it has helped. Before the pill 12 months ago my ferritin got up to 30 with iron tablets but then I had to stop them as they made me feel sick. During a 6 month period my ferritin dropped from 30 to 9. ... (6 replies)

... My doctor seems to think there is not really an issue and isn't concerned about the cause or getting the levels up but I will persevere now that I know it likely is the cause. ... (50 replies)
Low Ferritin
Dec 8, 2010
... It's really hard to say many physicians say that there are no symptoms for a low ferritin. If you do a search you can see for yourself that there are many symptoms listed. ... (4 replies)
... Many people with low ferritins complain of symtpoms exactly like yours, even without anemia. ... (6 replies)
... I am not anemic along with many others here that DO treat a low ferritin through iron supplementation. You just have to watch your ferritin levels so that you don't get iron overload. ... (3 replies)
... recently a Folate Receptor mutation that affects the ability to absorb Folic Acid. During that same round of blood work, it was discovered I'm anemic again with Ferritin levels of 2. ... (0 replies)
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... I'm a bit confused and disappointed. From what I 've read here from you guys a 40 ferritin is not that great but she seems to think it is. ... (3 replies)
... So anyway, I know that 21 is very low, and if I just leave it, it will just get lower then I will need treatment. Might as well treat it when it's within the normal low range rather than in the low. ... (5 replies)
... chis--Welcome to the boards!:wave: I don't know what condition that you have that is raising your iron levels, I can explain some things to you that may help you understand what results you should be looking for. (4 replies)
... I have a ferritin level of 5 myself as of about 2 weeks ago. My hematologist said that once ferritin gets into the single digits you really have to treat it. ... (1 replies)
... Would recommend that you consider getting an appointment with a Hematologist soon. If you are anemic, and depending on which levels are defecient, yes it can affect your heart, your breathing, your thinking, etc. ... (7 replies)
... they just treat it without really being sure of its cause. I guess it's easier that way. I have some other unresolved issues. ... (80 replies)
... is an iron storage protein that the body synthesizes because free iron is actually toxic to our bodies. To prevent iron toxicity the body regulates the level of ferritin synthesis to accommodate different levels of iron. ... (2 replies)
... Wow - I think I've found my twin. My lab results are very similar to yours and I have the same symptoms as you, so I'm looking forward to seeing a reply regarding the possible causes of low RBC, low WBC, low hemoglobin, low hematacrit - yet iron, B12, ferritin, folate, transferrin levels all are normal (never heard of most of this stuff). I was also checked for Celiac and... (3 replies)
... Ferritin is your iron stores and can cause a numerous amount of symptoms, including headaches, hairloss, no energy, muscle weakness, etc. Hair loss from low ferritin is one of the biggest complaints women have. ... (2 replies)
... First things first, ALWAYS get a copy of your lab report. NEVER accept a doctor giving you a verbal "all is fine". You now don't know where your levels are at? ... (10 replies)


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