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Cortef dosing
Feb 17, 2008
... Please check out Lupus and DHEA. If you have Addison's you will also be deficient in DHEA which is also made by the adrenal glands. There is some evidence that taking DHEA helps with Lupus. (24 replies)
Cortef dosing
Feb 14, 2008
... with Addisons. I have suffered with Lupus for eighteen years. My doctor put me on cortef 25 mg throughout the day. I have never even heard of Addisons before. I have several of the signs. I am very tan, have dark patches on my face, always tired. ... (24 replies)
... HI Mr. Sleepy- I hope you can try this- I think it would be a great idea to change to a Dr. who is familiar with it because it can really make a difference. It made a HUGE difference for me. I dont have Addisons- I take it for Chronic Fatigue and Fibromyalgia. It has made more difference than anything I have tried so far. So since I dont take it for Addisons, I dont know... (16 replies)

Cortef dosing
May 8, 2007
... Maryann, thanks for the reply. I have read the info about DHEA also, and of course scared to take it. I am also like you and research everything. I have spent years studying everything that had a resemblence to my symptoms, and i also do that with meds too. It is definately hard dealing with both AI & LD, since the meds for AI make the LD worse, its like, what do we do. We... (24 replies)
Cortef dosing
May 7, 2007
... I am a research freak, it's just a lot of fun for me for some reason. So I looked up Lyme's dx in conjunction with Addisons. Lyme and Addisons does seem like a very difficult thing to deal with, and a challenge to balance. ... (24 replies)
Cortef dosing
May 7, 2007
... I am not as educated about Addisons in conjunction with other diagnoses, so I don't know if there is a difference in treatment. ... (24 replies)
Cortef dosing
May 6, 2007
... I have been diagnosed with Addisons for about 9 months now. ... (24 replies)
... nd one day later ended in emergency. Could not stop vomiting and they could not stop it. I then told them it might be adrenal related. They gave me 100mg shot of cortef and it stopped. ... (4 replies)
... I am interested to know as I don't seem to find that many addisons persons have trouble with the HC. I wonder if secondary persons have more trouble, since there may still be adrenal function, tho no ACTH to prompt it. ... (21 replies)
... I should have clarified from the start. I don't have Addisons disease, I have secondary Addisons because of Cushing's. I still have another adrenal which I am hoping will resume normal function. ... (3 replies)
... My doctor only specified "before breakfast, before dinner" for my dosing, but no specific hours. What is the best way to distribute dosing keeping as low as possible? ... (3 replies)




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