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rumpledBlankAug 12, 2014
giraffes1234Aug 12, 2014
BuckupnowAug 11, 2014
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By giraffes1234
My son was very sick before he was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes - he had extreme back pain (near where the kidneys...
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BuckupnowAug 12, 2014
BuckupnowAug 11, 2014
rumpledBlankAug 11, 2014
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By Buckupnow
Does anybody know of an endo who is using the insulin pump for solucortef in AI patients who do not do well of oral H...
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BuckupnowAug 10, 2014
fenderteleAug 08, 2014
TheLightSeekerAug 08, 2014
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By fendertele
I'm really confused and under educated when it comes Hydrocortisone and stress dosing and how life threatening it is,...
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candyman54321Aug 05, 2014
candyman54321Jul 29, 2014
TheLightSeekerJul 28, 2014
TheLightSeekerJul 28, 2014
candyman54321Jul 28, 2014
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By candyman54321 Blank
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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bookquiltAug 03, 2014
rumpledBlankJul 27, 2014
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By HICKENBOCKER Blank
Why is it Doctor's say oh don't take Iodine, I did some research and found out back in the 1800s Iodine was good for ...
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rumpledBlankAug 01, 2014
ewing61Jul 31, 2014
rumpledBlankJul 28, 2014
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By ewing61
please look at them - I feel I need new a Endo PM CORTISOL =201 ug/g 83 L Component Standard Range Your Value...
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rumpledBlankJul 27, 2014
fenderteleJul 26, 2014
fenderteleJul 26, 2014
rumpledBlankJul 25, 2014
fenderteleJul 23, 2014
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By fendertele Blank
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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TheLightSeekerJul 22, 2014
BuckupnowJul 21, 2014
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By miss1521 Blank
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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shirl2014Jul 22, 2014
rumpledBlankNov 25, 2013
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By EllieMay44 Blank
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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BuckupnowJul 21, 2014
rumpledBlankJul 17, 2014
LowCortisolJul 17, 2014
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By simplysallys Blank
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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BuckupnowJul 20, 2014
BuckupnowJul 20, 2014
BuckupnowJul 20, 2014
rumpledBlankJul 10, 2014
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By readilythere Blank
Hi everyone. I have been doing research online and am very confused about how you determine secondary adrenal insu...
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BuckupnowJul 20, 2014
BuckupnowJul 20, 2014
rumpledBlankJul 14, 2014
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By HPA5 Blank
Diagnosed w/ secondary AD in 2011. Prescribed Hydrocortisone (HC). Within 21 days, I had gained 21 lbs. The prescrib...
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rumpledBlankJul 17, 2014
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By TiredinTexas Blank
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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TheLightSeekerJul 12, 2014
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By BrokenSlinky Blank
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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rumpledBlankJul 08, 2014
bekah0656Jul 07, 2014
bekah0656Jul 06, 2014
rumpledBlankJul 04, 2014
TheLightSeekerJul 03, 2014
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By bekah0656 Blank
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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TheLightSeekerJul 04, 2014
godiva121Jul 04, 2014
TheLightSeekerJul 02, 2014
godiva121Jul 02, 2014
godiva121Jul 01, 2014
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By godiva121 Blank
I have elevated cortisol in the morning and cannot sleep at night. any suggestions? my dr gave me thyroid medicatio...
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rumpledBlankJul 01, 2014
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By bboop1984 Blank
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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nkostelJun 30, 2014
rumpledBlankFeb 14, 2014
eartz1979Feb 14, 2014
rumpledBlankDec 20, 2010
roadracerDec 19, 2010
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By NBRyan113 Blank
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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rumpledBlankJun 30, 2014
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By goodguy19 Blank
Which test
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rumpledBlankJun 28, 2014
TheLightSeekerJun 27, 2014
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By GinaMVos Blank
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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