... If someone were to have a high dhea level "going by saliva test here" does this mean they are on the verge of adrenal burnout? ... (11 replies)
... I have PCOS, hypothyroid being treated, and have had high levels of DHEA in my labs for years. My prior endo doc thought it was one of the symptoms of PCOS. ... (0 replies)
... I am a 64 year old female with Dhea level of 447, testosterone 6.8 and estrogen total of 83. My vitimin D level is a little low. I have no ovaries. I have fatigue, weight gain, and insomminia. What could be going on in my adrenals? ... (0 replies)
... I found out that I had high DHEA levels a couple of weeks ago. My Dr. ... (6 replies)
... Cortisol level was 7. ... (4 replies)
... I've been posting the same question about high DHEA. I'm a 43 yo woman. I went to the doctor thinking I had a thyroid issue. ... (6 replies)
... ACTH stims cortisol and DHEA. Cortisol is an antagonist of DHEA and vice versa. ... (11 replies)
... I had a salivary cortisol test done that showed normal results however my morning cortisol was a LITTLE on the high side. My dr recommended taking an adaptogen which I do once at night. Is it okay to take DHEA over the counter even if my cortisol tests were normal. ... (0 replies)
Could someone help me in interpreting my saliva test results (Genova Diagnostics)? The results:
The DHEA level is out of range (too high) and so the ratio cant be calculated. (1 replies)
... m "crazy" bc I have been to so many doctors and I don't believe what they say. Sorry....I almost had a heartattach bc went off of my potassium supplements and my level was 2.7. and doctor told me to go off my medicine. ... (7 replies)
... They said it could just be stress.
She is on a small dose. She is getting levels rechecked today. I will have to ask about the other levels but I think that would be an obvious level to check b/c of miscarriages/irregular periods! (6 replies)
... Hey Van! Hows it going?, I think my worst symptoms im struggling with right now would have to be this low blood sugar and panic attacks..
I cant sleep w/o waking every 3hrs in some sort of panic or the feeling of low sugar..Im having trouble driving my car due to this panic or even getting out in certain public places..Its really starting to suck A$$ this whole thing has... (11 replies)
... up, l was looking over your cortisol results, l would have a saliva test done four times during the day. I had one done and found out that my cortisol levels are high in the morning and drop off to almost nothing in the day and then back to normal at night. You can find this out with normal blood testing. ... (11 replies)
... Hi, Van..
Pshh Ive got an array of symptoms..I cant tolerate my thyroid meds, tired all the time, weight, gain, muscle weakness, very irritable, mood swings, irregular menstrual cycle, vision problems, low blood sugar, anxiety and derpression..I think that covers it..lol
So you are taking the B-complex as well huh..i was told that it supports the adrenals..Like you I dont... (11 replies)
... I have similar results, except my DHEA was about doulbe yours, my cotisol is always high in the morning but a saliva test showed that it drops way low in the day and then comes back to normal ranges in the night. ... (11 replies)
... You know I was wondering about cushings after doing some research.I have all that above you have mentioned except hypertension blood pressure is normal and I do not bruise easily plus i have low sugar..Could cortisol levels throw off the thyroid?
Also before I had these test done..Ok on the cortisol levels through blood which i didnt post but here they are 14.5 AM ranges... (11 replies)
... Elevated cortisol and DHEA are a sign of Cushing's disease. ... (11 replies)
... Question does DHEA kinda tells the adrenals to put out more cortisol? ... (11 replies)
... An odd set of tests you have there. I think you need another saliva test, but done 4 to 6 times in the day. High cortisol tends to push down DHEA and estrogen, but maybe not in your case, because the rest of the day your cortisol might be very low. ... (11 replies)
... what does your doc have you doing for the high AM Cortisol? ... (6 replies)