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... 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)
... Will being on .1 of Florinef negatively affect the results of an ACTH stim test? ... (1 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)

... 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 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)
... Does anyone know if 1.mg of Florinef would impact an ACTH stimulation test? ... (0 replies)
... would love some input on my ACTH stim test. ... (0 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)
... 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 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)
... 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)
... I also was and still am on florinef and ddavp during the 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... 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)
Adrenal crisis
Jun 2, 2006
... trakos, Here is a bit of information about how the ACTH stim test is supposed to be done. I hope you can find another endo to retest you. ... (3 replies)
... To determine if the patient's adrenal glands can respond to the ACTH message from the pituitary to increase cortisol production in the adrenal cortex. ... (1 replies)


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