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... or adrenal failure, who MUST take replacement cortisone. ... (8 replies)
... Dr. Brownstein in particular who has written several books about balancing thyroid, adrenal and ovarian hormones... ... (8 replies)
... I've looked into adrenal fatigue and adrenal failure in the past. ... (8 replies)

... It's difficult to get help during pregnancy because most drs will brush off my discomforts as pregnancy related. ... (8 replies)
... Kelly, Are you familiar with the ACTH stimulation test? That is the best test to check for adrenal insufficiency/addisons. (8 replies)
... I am very sorry you and your family are going through so much. I have Lyme disease and adrenal fatigue. I have had many of the symptoms you list. ... (45 replies)
... I'm currently on 75mcg of levoxyl. My TSH really isn't helpful since it's never been out of range high, unless you take into consideration the new **** criteria of 3.0. The highest my TSH has ever been is 3.75. My antibodies however are extremely high and I have a goiter; that coupled with a strong family history and in the presence of symptoms is why they started treatment. ... (8 replies)
... I know nothing about it, but it doesn't seem like having the ACTH test while pregnant is a good idea. I wouldn't do it. Do you know the results of your tests for the thyroid? What was your TSH level? What are you taking for the thyroid? If the doctor isn't interested in helping you find out why you don't feel well....get RID of her. (8 replies)
... Hi Wanda, I have heard of it. My endo was not willing to do it because my am cortisol and serum ACTH were in range. She had mentioned prior to my test that she may order a stim test depending on my results. I asked her about it at my follow up visit and she said that I "didn't need it done". We don't get along very well because we both have very different views about why... (8 replies)
... I am not sure what to tell you. But if you are still not feeling well , I would go see another doctor. I would keep asking the doctor to run all kinds of test on you . I wouldn't give up untill you know what is going on. I would get another Coritsol test done if it is safe for your baby. Then they need to do a CT barruim scan and a MRI to see if the Adreal gland the... (8 replies)
... Hi, I am new to this group. I am interested to find anyone who is or has been pregnant with either addisons or adrenal insufficiency. ... (6 replies)
DHEA problems?
May 3, 2005
... so I don't think it's doing much to my adrenals. Besides, I was having this kind of fatigue before I started taking the thyroid medication. ... (20 replies)
DHEA problems?
May 3, 2005
... I had a baby 9 months ago and that is when my problems started. I feel that pregnancy really puts a stressor on hypo women. My doc never increased my med during pregnancy and I really felt dragged down the whole pregnancy. ... (20 replies)
... As I got older, fatigue set in, as well as bouts of extreme leg pain. I was diagnosed with IBS at 25. ... (26 replies)
... When you were diagnosed with Addison's, did they determine if it was primary adrenal or pituitary in origin? ... (1 replies)




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