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... I went to the doctor. I had developed sleep apnea, terrible muscle cramps and stiffness, swollen legs , face and hands, dizzy spells, hair loss, extreme fatigue, dropping things all the time. My doctor suspected hypothyroid and referred me to an Oncologist. ... (10 replies)
... First of all my platelet count jumps up and down all the time but has never been higher then 153. ... (48 replies)
... luekemia. Over the years my platelet count has been anywhere from 163,000 to 85,000. At 85,000 in 2005 they wanted to put me on Prednisone. ... (5 replies)

Low platelet count
Apr 16, 2010
... I just found this site or I would have replied earlier. You shouldn't worry too much about your platelet counts as they are actually pretty good. Aspirin and advil are a couple of things that could be lowering them. ... (48 replies)
Low platelet count
Mar 21, 2013
... My lowest count was 7k last April and had 8 rounds of Chemo which didn't work. I topped out at 105 and now I'm dropping last count was 83k. My Oncologist will not treat until they drop below 50k. I have I.T. ... (2 replies)
... Your platelet count isn't so far off as to be alarming. Some people just have bigger platelets than others. If the rest of your labs are fine, they'll probably just watch you. ... (5 replies)
Low platelet count
Feb 25, 2010
... I will look forward to your results. Good ones I hope. :) (48 replies)
Low platelet count
Feb 25, 2010
... when I get time. Also, hopefully in a week or two I will have some results on the saliva tests...since I have not gotten shots in over 5 weeks, I expect my T is dropping again by the way I feel, but I am gonna do this nutrional counciler thing 1st before I go back to my regular doctor and get another blood test... ... (48 replies)
... Hi! I have RA, too. What meds are you taking? My platelets were normal until I started Remicade and then they started dropping. I stopped the drug and they came back up to where they had been previously. I would ask about non-surgical treatment. Do a search for Prosorba. It's a new treatment for RA and ITP. Good luck and be sure to come back and post about what you... (1 replies)
... and started taking it daily and having a blood test every 2 weeks. And amazingly, my platelet count started dropping. ... (1 replies)
... and started taking it daily and having a blood test every 2 weeks. And amazingly, my platelet count started dropping. ... (22 replies)
... just today she had another blood count and its dropped to 17,000. We are hoping that the herbal remedy will begin working within the next month... ... (11 replies)
... I've been on 3 mio interferon 3 X per week for a couple months now, and my platelet count has gone from over 1mil, to 800k in 1st month, and 600k in second month. ... (37 replies)
2 year old - ITP
Jun 3, 2003
... i was diagnosed with ITp in 1980 when i was 10 years old. back then it was very rare and there were not many treatments for it. My platelet count dropped down to 2000. the normal range is 150,000 to 350,000. ... (10 replies)
Ttp
Oct 11, 2008
... around the second week of September. Tarika seemed to get tired and the morning sickness was getting worse. She went to the doctor and it was confirmed, that her platelet count was dropping. Her doctor had her admitted to the hospital and they started the treatments. ... (1 replies)
Ttp
Oct 11, 2008
... around the second week of September. Tarika seemed to get tired and the morning sickness was getting worse. She went to the doctor and it was confirmed, that her platelet count was dropping. Her doctor had her admitted to the hospital and they started the treatments. ... (0 replies)
... Aspirin keeps your platelets from sticking together, as I think does Plavix, so that coupled with a low platelet count can make you bruise. 114,000 is low, but as long as you have good sized well functioning platelets, you should be ok. ... (2 replies)
... I would think if I am checking my platelet count monthly and watching my bruising wouldn't I know if my platelets are dropping? ... (3 replies)


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