Hemoglobin

What is Hemoglobin?

Hemoglobin is a protein-based substance within red blood cells that carries oxygen from the lungs to the rest of the body.When Hb is exposed to certain chemicals, its normal respiratory function is blocked.

Questions and answers on "Hemoglobin"

White blood 11.3
Red blood 5.37
Hemoglobin 16.2
Hematocrit 50.3
Absolute Neutrophils 8746
Have a history of kidney cancer was anemic, did take 359 mg iron pill

Here is report

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Hello dear. Donot take further iron

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear. I have gone through the details. So your hemoglobin and hematocrit are elevated. So you donot require further iron therapy. Please repeat the blood counts after 1 month to see the status of hemoglobin and share the...

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My monocytes are 23.1 and the sed rate is 47, hemoglobin is 10.2, wbc normal rbc low? What additional test do I need to take to determine the source of my problem?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Serum iron profile

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Thanks for your query.

Your hemoglobin is bit low with low RBC count which suggests low production in bone marrow. Low hemoglobin can explain high ESR as well. Commonly this is due to iron deficiency. You are on iron but still I would suggest...

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what is considered low iron (Hemoglobin) level for a black 70 year old male.
What cause low Hemoglobin
How do you increase 12.5 Hemoglobin to 13.5 plus

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Slightly low.

Detailed Answer:
Welcome To HCM. I am Dr Anshul Varshney. I understand your concern.

At this age this Hemoglobin level is slightly low and is not any reason to worry.

However further dip would be worrisome and would warrant investigations.

You should increase the...

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Hi Doctor:

My CBC showed a hemoglobin of 13.8 when two weeks ago it was 14.7. All other blood work is great. I have always ran a hemoglobin at 14-15 range. This is almost one point in just two weeks? Should this be a concern?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Intra-instrument variation in Hb is acceptable.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for posting your query on HealthcareMagic.
The variation between two hemoglobin (Hb) values tested at gap of 2 weeks is within acceptable limit.
A variation of 10% can occur between two values of same...

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Hello Doctor,
I am suffering with very low hemoglobin level. I have attached my reports.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Reports are not attached.

Detailed Answer:
Hi, Himani,
There are no reports attached.
Kindly send them or mention your haemoglobin levels.

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heart rate 112 at rest respiratory rate 28 short of breath BP- 94 - 104 over 60...history of gi bleed received iron infusion on 1//5/2017...extreme fatigue

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
What is your last Hemoglobin value?

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

I have reviewed these symptoms and information fully. This is suggestive of anemia. I will suggest that you report you last hemoglobin value or get it measured. Also, avoid doing any strenuous activities at this time. Bed rest...

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My wife's hemoglobin level, at 30 weeks pregnancy , is 8. At 25 weeks it was 8.5
Its dipping after every month. Is this serious concern and what measures to be taken to increase the HB.
She is not taking any tablets as already tried 4 - 5 different medicines but not suiting her.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
As below

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for trusting us with your health concern.
If she does not take iron tablets, then the hemoglobin levels will further fall.
If she cannot take iron tablets, then injectable iron should be taken.
Iron has to be supplemented at any cost else her...

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I AM ALREADY 83KGS IF I TAKE DEX-ORANGE AGAIN I WILL INCREASE WEIGHT WHAT TO DO? MY HEMOGLOBIN LEVEL IS ONLY 7.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
It won't cause weight gain

Detailed Answer:
Welcome to Healthcaremagic.
Hi, I am Dr Anshul Varshney , I have read your query in detail , I understand your concern.
Dexorange syrup is an iron supplement and it is not going to cause weight gain to you.
It would just help in building...

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I would like to know what Autrin Capsules are used for?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
It's used to correct hemoglobin levels

Detailed Answer:
Hi! Welcome to health care magic! Thanks for sharing your concerns with us. We will try to help you in best way possible.

Based on your query, this medicine is a nice combo of multiple micronutrients and enzyme which all help...

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I am 26 yr old male , my hemoglobin count is 13.85 ?
Is it too bad ? I play football and go to gym i lack bit of stamina?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Hemoglobin level is normal for male of your age.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for posting your query on HealthcareMagic.
Hemoglobin level of 13.85 gm% is normal for male of your age.
Thus, there is no anemia.
Lack of stamina is not due to anemia.
It may be due to some other...

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