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... when talking with my doctor I happened to mention how much better I felt when being treated with a steroid dose pack. She picked up on that and had my cortisol level checked when the rest of my laps were done. ... (2 replies)
Aug 2, 2011
... insight or advice you have. I recently went to an Endo to just get a view inside my body. I had all my levels checked one thing that stuck out at me was my high ACTH levels. The range on the sheet says 0. ... (2 replies)
... I am new here and i am looking for advice on my recent ACTH stimulation results. ... (0 replies)

... I went to the dr. about 3 weeks ago. My ACTH level was back over 2000. Last year, it was 2351 and six months ago it was around 500. Dr sent me for MRI of pituitary gland which was normal. ... (3 replies)
... I did place a call into my Endo about this, about the ACTH, and asked if they could test me a bit Further since my level was so low! She is going too call me back, and we will go from there. ... (5 replies)
... My Endo told me this test was normal, but if you look at my AM level it is below Normal range.. ... (5 replies)
... ears ago. I was put on a high dose of synthroid and felt fine until my endocrinologist started reducing the Synthroid dose about 3 years ago to bring my TSH into normal range. I began having severe fatigue. I was suspicious because of my strong family history of autoimmune disease including my daughter who has type I diabetes. ... (0 replies)
... I recently had an ACTH stim test because my endo suspected that I might have adrenal insufficiency. ... (1 replies)
... menopausal range which is 23. ... (0 replies)
... I do know i have systemic fungus to a low level though, as years ago when i tried difflucan, it improved all of my CFS symptoms within a few days to a significant degree. ... (20 replies)
... for crying out loud! There is one problem though. My ACTH was at 78. the max range on the normal level was 45. I was at almost twice the amount of a normal person. My Cortisol showed 18 on a AM test. Here is my issue. ... (38 replies)
... on my face. I was just diagnosed with Addisons last week. When my endo first looked at me she know something was up due to my coloring. It has to do with your ACTH level and when it is high it stimulates the pigment in your skin. My ACTH level was well above normal range even though my cortisol test came back normal. ... (8 replies)
... or the normal range here. ... (16 replies)
... My ACTH is 1917. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks for this Sparkles, we are going to get a celiac profile done, it is an interesting theory. Does anyone have any ideas about the ACTH level of 6 ng/L at 9 am in the morning - The lab who did it says the reference range for ACTH is 0-40 ng/l. But we have read other things that suggest less than 10 is low? I don't understand how a person with a ACTH of 1 ng/l can be... (22 replies)
Question on DHEA-s
May 13, 2008
... go right back to feeling crappy again. Im so frustrated just like you are. Found out my testostrone is way to low too. I might have to do some studying on the normal ranges of ACTH test because I am curious and not sure if I trust my doctor. We could be right on the edge or something and they will tell you its normal. ... (3 replies)
Question on DHEA-s
May 13, 2008
... When I saw an endo at a top ranked endocrinology department in Philadelphia, I asked him if my ACTH was normal and he nearly shouted at me "it is NORMAL". He was really rude and patronizing. ... (3 replies)
... Started treatment on 2006 with a 5.1 TSH. Obtained old medical records, saw I was 4.5 in 1995.....:mad: Started on 50 mcg. Dr said i "was in range" with a 2.9 TSH after 2 months. Went to new dr, went up to 100 mcg thyroxine. Wanted to try armour, went to new dr. Switched to 45 mg. Then had ER visit. Struggled from mid summer last year till Dec to optimize, and ended up... (2 replies)
... of normal range. ... (2 replies)
... My cortisol is lower.. and with regards to the ACTH it means as you say.. your pituitary is telling it to make more.. but the adrenals just can not put out. ... (31 replies)

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