Adrenal Insufficiency Community
Adrenal problems
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to Adrenal Insufficiency.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Adrenal problems

I was being treated for adrenal insufficiency.  Then my doctor said I should try to taper off my hydrocortisone.  Two das of being off of hydrocortisone my level was 10.8 mcg/dl.  Then I was re tested after being off of the hydrocortisone and my level was 19.7 mcg/dl.  What does all of this mean?  Any ideas as to what is wrong with me, if anything?

Related Discussions
657231_tn?1421251398
Perhaps you are making your own, and you are not AI, but you may have cyclical cushing's instead where your adrenal hormones can swing low and high.
Symptoms can be oddly very similar in fatigue, pain, and weight swings. Just an idea. I have met some diagnosed with Cushing's that were like this - that did not gain weight, and had wide swings in diurnal rhythm.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
MedHelp Health Answers
Recent Activity
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Tinamarie2015 commented on Take Charge of Your H...
Mar 29
803938_tn?1403751853
Blank
Ecologic commented on Ecologic's status
Mar 28
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
brendahayes4 commented on When Your Cold Is Not...
Mar 27
Top Thyroid Answerers
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
gimel
MI
657231_tn?1421251398
Blank
rumpled
Northern, NJ
798555_tn?1292791151
Blank
LazyMoose
MN
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Guppy70
Fort Collins, CO
Adrenal Insufficiency Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Thyroid Answerers
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
gimel
MI
657231_tn?1421251398
Blank
rumpled
Northern, NJ
798555_tn?1292791151
Blank
LazyMoose
MN
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Guppy70
Fort Collins, CO