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... Hydrocortisone will cause weight gain and I assume thats where that added weight came from. Once you are on a normal dose your weight should stay steady. The amount of HC you should be taking is the amount your body would normally produce in a day anyways. ... (4 replies)
... I also have recently been diagnosed with addisons disease. Im not on cortisol yet either. Extreme fatigue as well. I too have gained weight and just wanted to respond to a thread. ... (0 replies)
... Smoking cessation alone can lead to weight gain, but I would also be sure to have your thyroid levels checked in your blood, as multiple endocrine problems often occur in people prone to them. ... (1 replies)

... I used to be very thin and have trouble with weight gain but since having the Mirena coil I have gained a substantial amount of weight. ... (0 replies)
... Yea weight has always been an issue, either too thin or too chubby. ... (4 replies)
... I can't begin to imagine what you have gone through having an eating disorder. My advice to you is to remember that addison's disease is life threatening and without the cortef, you could die. ... (8 replies)
Weight gain?
May 14, 2008
... hello, I am new to this site, i'm 22 and I have had Addison's Disease for about a year now, the last 6 months i have been gaining weight, i'm more heavier than i've ever been. Is this normal when your on hydrocortisone? ... (5 replies)
... cies. Your doctor did not appear to give you the correct medication nor enough information for keeping you healthy. Also the incorrect doses will cause a lot of weight gain. ... (10 replies)
... Actually it sounds like the opposite of me. LOL I have hashimoto's disease. Sodium is okay as is most things with me. So you wondering what is wrong, eh? Sleep disorder, weight gain, chronic pain in joints/muscles... Life is hard most of the time. Then I was dx'd with adrenal insufficienacy. (adrenal glands worked perfectly once manually triggered) I just can't find if... (7 replies)
... I am from the Madison area. Nice to know someone else from this great state is in the same boat as me. My endo told me that this disease is quite rare. ... (35 replies)
... quite a few of her issues on these lists. I hope they are able to offer her another medication option besides this one for her EH. I don't know much about the disease but with her weight, I would worry about increased risks associated with this medication. ... (6 replies)
Addison's Symptoms
Jan 23, 2013
... also a good Endo. I have asked many what they know about Addisons and rejected them if I knew more than they. ... (1 replies)
... Im sorry u are confused and i hope i can help.. there are more syptoms than just being tired when u have addisons disease. i was diagnosed with it about 9 years ago. here are some symptoms to look out for it. ur tiredness could b a different problem. ... (1 replies)
... afternoon and about 6pm. I take 0.1 mg of florinef in the morning only. I have addisons disease and hypothyroidism. I take 125mcg of synthroid only in the morning with water and wait about 30 minutes before eating or drinking coffee. ... (9 replies)
... I have addisons disease for 4 years now. I too am spending everyday in a fight to just feel well. I suffered with severe weight loss as a result of any infection. How much cortison are you currenlty on. In 4 years I am just now starting to gain some weight. ... (8 replies)
... Oh my goodness you sound just like me..What did they say about the weight gain? ... (5 replies)
... ubt that you have an adrenal problem but I think that there is more going on. First, I think that you may be on too much hydrocortisone which could be making you gain weight and feel tired. Ask your doctor to take your total daily dose and divide it by six. ... (2 replies)
... o be pretty bad for everyone that goes through it that I notice when I started asking questions on forums several months ago.. I got fatigued and lost a lot of weight as well when I started seeing signs.. ... (13 replies)
... I am female, 5'9, 35, had a hystorectomy a year and half ago..now a 128 lbs initially was 162 and then I started hiking and all of sudden got super tired and the weight just kept coming off...now I want a second opinion as to whether I really have adisions or NOT. ... (13 replies)
... I am 39 year old female just diagnosed recently with Addisons disease after 8 months of vomiting and feeling terrible. I have been put on 20 mg of hydrocortisone in the am and 10mg at night. ... (6 replies)


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