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... 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)
... What is suggested to treat a low ferritin. ... (2 replies)
... Is it safe to treat just low ferritin with iron supplement? ... (3 replies)

... day with just a low ferritrin? ... (8 replies)
Low Ferritin
Dec 9, 2010
... I probably spent a year 'kind of' taking iron then not taking it until this July my mum told me to seriously think about treating it properly. ... (4 replies)
... 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)
... well. I used to do a lot of long distance running but have cut down and do more weights circuits now. I eat a lot if red meat and greens but it doesn't matter my ferritin will not stick. My hb can run normal low. My mum also has issues storing iron so it's maybe just one of those things. ... (50 replies)
Low Ferritin
Feb 24, 2007
... Hi. Actually I just live in the Washington DC metro area. I actually live in Gaithersburg, MD. I found a hematologist here in Gaithersburg who has been treating me. I was referred to her by my thyroid doctor because I thought my anemia symptoms were my hypothyroid acting up again. ... (49 replies)
... I've had cat scans, MRI's, multiple blood workups, thyroid checks, everything. The only thing that has ever showed up on anything is low ferritin. That's why I think that is the only thing that can be left. ... (10 replies)
... s and has said that, may be all the commitment you'll get out of him for now. Personally, I would take that as a presumptive diagnosis especially since he is now treating you for it. Placquenil is standard first step for lupus and is not used generally for other types of arthritis except mixed connective tissue disease. ... (19 replies)
... se of iron AND I was still bleeding for almost 7 of those months. It all adds up and so does frequent blood testing which I had. It causes you to pull from the ferritin stores. It's like having a period and pulls ferritin until it is depleted and then pulls from organs tissue according to my GI doc. I have also gone from a 12. ... (8 replies)
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... but my ferritin is 8. ... (8 replies)
... I agree having low ferritin and not raising after supplementation in a decent time frame means a bigger problem. ... (80 replies)
... have your doctors run a blood test to check whether you are low in anything else other than simply ferretin? ... (3 replies)
... Rachel--With your counts below which are mild/borderline with no iron stores, you may want to up your oral iron intake. You are only taking 130 mgs of iron which doesn't sound like enough especially with your results. That in itself is so telling. I can recognize the pattern. All the doctor has to do is a T-Sat % to see if you are going over 45% so that you don't overload.... (8 replies)
... Hey Gemini, Thx for the reply. Is that 68 Mg's "Elemental" Iron? So 3 times a day, huh? How long did it take for you to build it up to where you are now? Sometimes, i wonder if I should Up the Iron during my period? See my point though? You are on Iron 3X day & have a higher Ferritin & Hemoglobin than me & yet they are only prescribing me twice/day. Hope... (8 replies)
... nyways she did a metabolic panel, and a vitamin d and cholesterol at my request. the metabolic panel was normal, the latter needed improvement, high cholesterol, low v. d. then she referred me to a neurologist...who did a bunch of B.S. ... (10 replies)
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... I have been feeling very run down and exhausted. The doc that is treating me for my thyroid wanted me to see a hematologist for what he referred to as suboptimal ferritin levels. My thyroid numbers have been up and down over the years. My ferritin is always low. ... (15 replies)


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