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... before I went on the pill I had to take iron supplements because my cycle was so bad and now they are much much worse. I had been to several doctor's thinking I had a thyroid issue. ... (7 replies)
... Iron supplements do not cause weight gain. If you are experiencing weight gain it would be from any number of reasons. ... (12 replies)
... I originally went to see my doctor about low energy, irritability, some weight gain and sleepness bordering on exhaustion and depression. ... (11 replies)

... I originally went to see my doctor about low energy, irritability, some weight gain and sleepness bordering on exhaustion and depression. ... (4 replies)
... The Ferritin level is just a measure of stored iron. It is what is left over after you have utilized what you need for daily functions. If it is at the low norm then you probably are not anemic. However, a low thyroid level will cause the symptoms you describe. ... (4 replies)
... Well, I must say that first bit sounds quite scary! I have been struggling with low saturation and ferritin for almost a year now, and my doctor is not worried about it AT ALL. As well, after taking iron for over 6 weeks, my ferritin level did not raise at all and is still close to 0. ... (4 replies)
... I started getting really fatigued. Severely. Life altering fatigue. I had been trying to figure out whats going on, as no docs seem able to help. I asked for a ferritin test, and it came back low. Im taking iron now, but feel no different. I am starting to think I have some hidden cancer or something. ... (7 replies)
... I doubt it's the iron causing the weight gain, but instead the iron is constipating you and research has shown that people with constipation often put on weight easier. ... (8 replies)
... hello, im boardline underactive thyroid and have VERY low ferritin levels which believe me DOES make me extremely tired, depressed and extremely anxious. ... (7 replies)
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Aug 19, 2010
... onths ago on the dizzy thread..thats REALLY interesting ,as everything you you get i get too..also interesting that things are better for you ,as they are for me and our iron levels seem to have been the same all the way through and rising SLOWLY lol! ... (3 replies)
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Aug 19, 2010
... I too suffered from the extreme tiredness and had palpitations quite relgularly. My ferritin levels, after two years of taking iron 420mg per day, are still only up to 55ish. ... (3 replies)
... Have any of you ladies with Hashimoto's experience a sudden and unexplained weight gain prior to being diagnosed? ... (80 replies)
... Things can change over the years and they ought to be monitoring you. ... (12 replies)
... sorry to hear about your iron dilema, but i did the same thing as you did. In february i was told my ferretin had gone up and as it was up the highest it had ever been i thought it was fine to slacken off and only take it 3 or 4 times per week, sometimes maybe less. ... (20 replies)
... I was thinking I would see something amiss with my thyroid or cortisol, but to my surprise the lowest values were my ferritin, WBC and neutrophils. ... (7 replies)
... I just got my latest blood tests back, and my ferritin was 9! a month ago, it was 16, and a month before that, it was 24. ... (11 replies)
... iron supplements due to low normal ferritin levels. Nothing has changed in my diet or activity level and I've gained weight. I follow a pretty restricted diet because I'm hypoglycemic. ... (12 replies)
... low iron in and of itself should not cause any noticable symptoms. It's when the low levels lead to anemia that you will notice a difference. ... (7 replies)
... All the symptoms that you had described are most likely thyroid related. I would recommend that you ask for TSH and FT3 and FT4. Don't listen if doctor tells you your levels are normal. You may still need medicine increase. ... (7 replies)
... I don't think your tet results are low enough to cause weight gain and being tired. ... (2 replies)


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