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... e the low pressure and high pulse with more hydro instead of fludro. I am eating well but not gaining weight. I tried Ensure Plus for awhile but it has lots of salt in it and my injured left ankle tends to swell up. Doctors are not helpful as they don't know. ... (2 replies)
Adrenal Fatigue??
Jun 11, 2007
... You need salt. LOTS AND LOTS of salt and please buy a blood pressure monitor and take your temps several times a day. See if your BP and temp has gotten lower. ... (88 replies)
... Did you say that your primary doc is handling your Adrenal Insufficiency? ... (7 replies)

Adrenal Fatigue??
Jul 22, 2007
... Regarding the salt recommendations, let me vote for that too. ... (88 replies)
... It's been a long long time since I've seen cortisol that low. Your ACTH is among the lowest i get to see. High indication of secondary adrenal insufficiency. Could you have had a head injury? ... (21 replies)
... I'm not so sure about secondary AI, but for primary AI, salt supplementation is very helpful. We avoided salt in our household for 30 years because most people get too much in our culture. ... (4 replies)
... ideally sea salt which has trace minerals. ... (88 replies)
Adrenal crisis
Jun 2, 2006
... Low or no production of aldosterone from the adrenal cortex. This steroidal hormone regulates our mineral balance and is called a mineralocorticoid. Primary Addisonians lose sodium and retain potassium. ... (3 replies)
Adrenal Fatigue??
Sep 22, 2007
... turopath is your main medical consultant at this time, see what kind of supplementation you should do. DHEA makes sense to me, and also something to support your adrenal function would seem in order. Perhaps also pregnenolone, which you can get at a health food store. ... (88 replies)
... enaline rush, my left side, mainly my bicep and quadracep feel really weak. And it last a while afterward, then slowly goes away. My doc seems to think this is adrenal problems, as do i, since a while back they tested low. ... (4 replies)
... That said, I looked over bloodwork results from before my last surgery when the aforementioned loved one mentioned my adrenal glands for possibly the millionth time. ... (5 replies)
... May i recommend Siberian Ginseng, it helps repair/restore ur adrenal glands; 3,000 mg max dose b4 bed knocks u out and u sleep deeply & wake rested. U take for 3mths like that then 3wk rest then another 3mths & so forth. Do not exceed that dose or it will have the reverse effect on ur body. I 2 have hypo thyroid tho dr tests always say it's fine so i've started taking kelp... (17 replies)
... or adrenal failure, who MUST take replacement cortisone. ... (8 replies)
... o energy. I finally went to an internist. He put me in the hospital for tests and I began vomiting and freezing. I was poked and prodded, until someone did an adrenal stimulation test...zip, zero, nada...very little function. I was given predinisone, salt tablets, and synthryoid, because I now had a name...Schmidt's disease. ... (15 replies)
... o get health insurance to get some kind of treatment. I had health insurance for a short period of time and was seeing a naturopath who strongly suspected I have adrenal insufficiency, but unfortunately I couldn't pay for the insurance anymore and I'm currently trying to get State insurance. ... (8 replies)
... I just wanted to jump in to let you guys know what I have been doing for adrenal fatigue. I had a tremendous amount of stress and then was in a car accident 4 years ago, plus a lot of other things. ... (20 replies)
Adrenal crisis
May 16, 2006
... specifically salt wasting. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks Suzie for your reply. You know that is my fear, that this endo is not going to know much bout addisons or secondary adrenal insufficiency. I have been on prednisone and your right, I have been on all sorts of doses and it doesnt seem to help out at all. ... (7 replies)
... I see the sea salt has 590mg, we need more then that? ... (6 replies)
... I like the taste of sea salt a lot more so that is what I use on my food... but ironlcally it has less sodium. ... (6 replies)




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