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By fendertele
Basically i have been on here before..... and i have a Pit tumor and my body isn't making enough cortisol on its own ...
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By miss1521
Can anyone help me decipher this? Base ACTH: 6.60 8:30am Starting Cortisol: 11.7 Cortisol 20 min later: 19....
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I have been sick for over 2 months. Here is a quick history of what has happened. I was unexpectedly forced to resign...
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By simplysallys
I took prednisone 60mg plus 2 steroid dose packs plus a short acting and long acting steroid injection in the past 6 ...
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By Bob1721
I am 67 yrs old, male that has never been sick in over 35 years. I have jogged and lifted weights since 1976 and eat ...
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By readilythere
Hi everyone. I have been doing research online and am very confused about how you determine secondary adrenal insu...
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By HPA5
Diagnosed w/ secondary AD in 2011. Prescribed Hydrocortisone (HC). Within 21 days, I had gained 21 lbs. The prescrib...
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By TiredinTexas
Okay, as my previous posts have shown, I have been having issues trying to solve my problems. Dr. has tried previou...
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By BrokenSlinky
Hey guys I have a quick question, How long after stopping adrenal supplements (cortex extracts and such) is it ok to...
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By bekah0656
I had a low cortisol level in my bloodwork,so my Dr had me go get an ACTH stimulation test done. I was told to stay a...
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By godiva121
I have elevated cortisol in the morning and cannot sleep at night. any suggestions? my dr gave me thyroid medicatio...
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By bboop1984
Hi, I’m hoping some people can hopefully give me some advice please regarding treatment. My history: I’m 30, diagnose...
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Endo ordered ACTH stimulation test due to low cortisol of 6.8. On test day the base line was 7 and after 60 minutes i...
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By goodguy19
Which test
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By GinaMVos
I would appreciate any advise someone can give me. I been feeling very ill for the last two plus years. I have asthm...
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By Langdon66
Hiyo, Baseline cortisol was 1.9 ug/dl @ 30 minutes was 14.1 ug/dl and @ one hour was 15.9 ug/dl Is this consi...
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By IvoryMoon
Hi, I have been unofficially diagnosed by an allergist with adrenal insufficiency due to failing the acth stim tes...
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By candyman54321
My cortisol levels on a salvia test were: 5.25 morning 2.51 afternoon 2.03 evening 6.67 night Could this be ...
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By annL224
I've been struggling for a very long time and still can't find anyone who will even begin to work with my issues rela...
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By BrokenSlinky
Hey I was wondering what are the differences in symptoms and action? between having high cortisol and low cortisol I...
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