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... My daughter was diagnosed in 2009 with Addison's. Was on Hydrocortisone and Florinef without any problems and only a very few ER visits for crisis situations. ... (0 replies)
... My daughter was diagnosed in 2009 with Addison's. Was on Hydrocortisone and Florinef without any problems and only a very few ER visits for crisis situations. ... (0 replies)
... I also was and still am on florinef and ddavp during the test. ... (0 replies)

... I wasn't taking fludro when I had my two ACTH stim tests, but had to stop the last hydrocortisone tab the day before and not take the morning one on the day of the test. ... (1 replies)
... Will being on .1 of Florinef negatively affect the results of an ACTH stim test? ... (1 replies)
... gy finally figured out that I had autonomic dysfunction. Which we thought was wonderful everyone could stop telling me I was having anxitey attacks. He put me on Florinef and Nadolol. ... (3 replies)
... izers too but epilepsy tests and mri and cat scans and blood work were normal except my ANA test was high and my sodium level was a little low. Heart doc gave me florinef and then I started taking a sodium tablet too,but made no difference. ... (6 replies)
... would love some input on my ACTH stim test. ... (0 replies)
... Looking forward to your input. son has an excessive peeing problem. suffers from anxiety. do you think he would do well on some Cortef (HC) and Florinef? if so what dosage? Even though sons baseline cortisol looks good (porbably due to major stress of the test) his labs did not double after the stim. 08/26/09 ACTH stim test (low dose 0.001mcg Cortrosyn via... (1 replies)
... I have one doc who says as long as the potassium and sodium are fine - don't mess with the florinef. Another is upset that my renin is around 19 (which is 9pts above the range). I just salt up. Sea salt tastes great but has less sodium than you need - really consider adding tablets and it should help. AH yes - I get the same comments about my tan - winter especially. ... (3 replies)
... at the time was to take my son to an endocronologist. As it turned out he had the crisis after having the occpital nerve block for the headahes then they did the ACTH stim test then we got into a endo in 2 days. We never had a chance to get the tilt table test done. The occipital nerve block never helped my son. ... (2 replies)
... condary AI. His aldesterone is very low but barely in the normal range by 1 number. He has POTS and vasovagal sycnope that has not improved at all on cortef. His ACTH is below 5 so it seems to be a pituitary problem and not adrenal. ... (2 replies)
... Ah the florinef fluffies. I also take .2. I take 1 gram salt tablets with each tablet for a total of 2 grams of salt plus salt with my food. ... (4 replies)
... His sodium seems low enough to me that could have low aldosterone. I've seen many sodiums with aldosterone and am very familiar with their correlation to one another. Most with low aldosterone will have in range sodium. I weight those tests with symptoms. No symptoms, then I think is not a good idea to treat with florinef, but salt wouldn't hurt if that is tried. I... (12 replies)
... I would suggest you request the following blood tests, if they haven't already been done, and I would suggest you ask for a copy of the results of your ACTH stim test, and take it to another endo to have it analyzed. I do not believe your endo has drawn the correct conclusions from your test results! ... (4 replies)
... Does anyone know if 1.mg of Florinef would impact an ACTH stimulation test? ... (0 replies)
... Clearly, "something" is going on in his system, and you'll know whether the florinef helps or not, but in case it doesn't, this was another angle I happened to think about. ... (2 replies)
... We got a detailed full page letter today from the endo who did Travis' ACTH test! There is a lot in it, of course. The jest of it is that he feels his Aldosterone is still consistently low, but cortisol seems O.K. ... (2 replies)
... because of my strong family history of autoimmune disease including my daughter who has type I diabetes. At my request, my endo tested me for adrenal disease. My ACTH was 144 and my Cortisol was 18. As she continued to lower my thyroid dose, my ACTH continued to rise and was at about 360. ... (0 replies)
... Hi, I had a life changing illness this year that nearly took my life in July. Started off with a crushing headache which progressed to a fever, shaking chills, extreme confusion/lethargy and extremely low Blood Pressure. Sent to ER and given fluid resucitation which didn't help my low BP. Blood platelets were low as well as WBC count. Cortisol measured a 7 on the one... (4 replies)


Associated Tags: acth, acth stim results, addison's, addison's disease, addison's test, adrenal, autoimmune, cortisol, florinef, mysterious symptoms, pots

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