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... I've been having problems with anemia off and on since I was pregnant with my second daughter. I've had the gamut of symptoms, SOB, palpitations, fatigue, etc. ... (16 replies)
... So I recently got a blood test to determine why my hair has slowly been thinning for the last year and a half. My results came back with a ferritin level of 6. My doctor prescribed 325 mg of iron twice a day with a vitamin C supplement as well. ... (1 replies)
... years. I would think your doctor would want to know WHY you are anemic with a low ferritin. ... (12 replies)

... erything was okay except for a complaint of extreme fatigue. Therefore, he ordered blood work. A couple of things came back a little off, so he recommend I see my family doctor. ... (11 replies)
... I tried to give blood last Friday and my Hb was 9.8. They said it's not uncommon when women are on their menstrual cycle, but I wasn't. I went to the doc and they took some blood. ... (5 replies)
... Actually my ferritin level is 10. ... (6 replies)
... Not sure if I spelled that right, but then I was talking on here and I remember someone said that the Slow Fe is pretty close to the actual 325 mg's of Ferrous Sulfate .... as far as actual Iron you are getting. ... (5 replies)
... The ferritin level is not really an issue if you are not bleeding out. If you are bleeding out, you need to be sure why. Transfusions of iron replacement in any form is dangerous. ... (2 replies)
... balance problems and who is now cured, I went to have my ferritin levels checked. They came back as a 10. ... (17 replies)
... No, they don't know what is causing it. That is one reason my PCP is sending me to a hematologist. ... (4 replies)
... primary literature to read up on iron, anemia, etc. I'm still pretty ignorant, but it seems pretty clear to me she should have at least done a CBC, asked about my diet and other questions about overall health, and given me some dietary advice. ... (4 replies)
... From what I've read on these boards, ferritin goes first, then serum iron, then hemoglobin and hematocrit. I am no expert! I'm just quoting a member of this board who seems to have done a lot of homework. ... (5 replies)
... Like you I also have very low ferritin. ... (19 replies)
... is quite a low number, my number was 3 as of a few weeks ago when I had my yearly physica, I asked my doc to do blood work and check it. ... (13 replies)
... I hope someone can give me their opinion on this. I am 61 yrs. old, in good shape, not on any medications at all except 81 mg of aspirin. My latest CBC test came back showing 3.1 RBC and 3.0 WBC and an "abnormal" level of transferrin of 264 whatever that means. My ferritin level was 12.7...also low. ... (6 replies)
... months. Also, I asked my dr. ... (24 replies)
... My ferritin is at 5 at the minute, although in the past it has been lower. This leads me to feel extremely tired, breathless, anxious and of course hair thinning. ... (11 replies)
... My doctor said my ferritin level is normal. I heard that below 20 needs iron supplements. Is this true? ... (1 replies)
... ve been seeing a Hematologist for 3 years now. If you decide to go to a hematologist, I would suggest that you not get your hopes up too high for better results. My doctor is still circling the same tests and can not figure out why my ferritin level continues to drop. ... (74 replies)
Ferritin level 6
Jul 5, 2011
... My doctor checked my TSH it was 1.34, so I'm guessing that is okay. I have had very long, heavy periods which I think is why my ferritin dropped so low. I just feel so sapped of energy. ... (10 replies)

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