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... I just got a call from my doctor and she said that my ferratin level was little low and to go an on iron pills everyday. I got her to tell me my levels, and according to the norm, mine is not low. ... (3 replies)
Why am i anemic?
Jun 22, 2004
... I have had a test for thyroid and ANA the thyroid stuff everything was normal and my ANA was only barely positive at 11. ... (6 replies)
... Your B12 is very very low I would suggest you ask your doctor for a uMMA it is a urine tests that will show B12 deficiency you can do a search on it.... ... (12 replies)

Ferritin levels
Apr 15, 2010
... having ulcerative coloitis for longer than 15 yrs i had become anemic and as a result of that I had to have iron infusions..after about 2 to 3 yrs of doing this my levels returned to normal until just about i month ago...im confused..I just had my blood count checked and it is 11.6 which I know is low but not that bad.. ... (1 replies)
... that. Neurologist took me off requip because of side effects and put me on neurontin. Symptoms got worse and worse. RLS starting in aug 09 started to consume my life. I wasn't getting any sleep. Ending up losing two jobs and found myself not getting help. Went to ER frequently for RLS out of desperation for sleep. ... (1 replies)
... Can anyone tell me why my rbc would be low but my hgb is normal high? ... (0 replies)
... rule out internal bleeding, and thank God, I didn't have any. After all these years, I finally went to see a hematologist and he did thorough blood work on me. My Ferritin level is only 4! My iron level is only 12. My TIBC is 510, which is high. My iron saturation is 2, which is low. ... (20 replies)
... I just found out that I have low iron and that my ferritin level is at 6. ... (1 replies)
... for me and it's not as low as I thought it would be. My Folate was great! 20. ... (12 replies)
... Ever since I was a baby, my hemoglobin has been slightly low. My mom was told to increase my iron rich foods. However, out of all 8 of her children, I was the only one with this issue. ... (6 replies)
... How bad is the arthritis? ... (19 replies)
... yes you could have low ferritin with normal serum iron and normal hemoglobin, called a latent iron deficiency. serum iron is the iron content of the blood at the time when the blood was being drawn. this can fluctuate. ... (7 replies)
... and mine is 1 he says though that a low normal ferritin level can be deceptive though because if your hematocrit is low and you have a low normal range than you ferritin would still be considered low. ... (12 replies)
... Ferritin 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. ... (13 replies)
... Sorry to hear about your trouble with the docs. I have had my share of that too. My endocrinologist wanted me to supplement with 325mg iron daily when my ferritin was 38 , so for sure I think your doc should get you started on iron supplements and then monitor your levels till you get in a good range. ... (57 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)
Thrilled!
Oct 5, 2007
... yes, now I recall about your hypothyroid. It is hard to juggle around the synthroid. ... (16 replies)
... Yes maybe alot is due to low ferritin , b12 and possibly vit d. I think other's will say your docs view on the ferritin is bizarre! Ferritin is to me like the gas tank level, anemia is like out of gas. Why not get the ferritin up instead of waiting for anemia. ... (57 replies)
... You'll get alot of good advice here. Reading many of the posts, you will quickly see that alot of people are hunting down a mystery as to why this is happening to them now. It's a fairly serious thing and you do need to persevere until you get the answers as to why your ferritin is so low. ... (10 replies)
... He told me to check my iron, ferritin and TIBC levels, which I did while on vacation. ... (6 replies)




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