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... Since I have a high DHEA, would you recommend a ACTH Stim test? ... (0 replies)
... And do they go back to normal on cortisol supplementation? ... (7 replies)
... and my cortisol levels came back VERY low, and I'm wondering if I should look at Addison's disease. ... (9 replies)

... Could someone please tell me what it might mean to have lowish cortisol in a 24 hour urine test, lowish ACTH and elevated DHEAS? ... (0 replies)
... I'm a 36yo male and need help understanding the following: Elevated ACTH (400% over top) 2 hours after waking. Blood test repeated several times (not lab error). Declines to high-norm later in the day. So I guess it's not a ACTH producing tumor because it has this rythm? Declining ACTH/Cortisol ratio over several months (needing more ACTH to create cortisol). ... (2 replies)
High potassium
Aug 26, 2010
... f hydrocortisone to give me a "boost" and I do feel a bit better. I sincerely hope you find out what is going on. May I add that low cortisol can contribute to high levels of anxiety, so you might find when you regulate your cortisol levels, you may not feel as anxious and as a result, no longer need your anti anxiety meds. ... (10 replies)
... Just like you I have obvious thyroid symptoms. I also have TSH, T3 and T4 within range. I even have high DHEA combined with high cortisol. ... (1 replies)
... pigmentation, you could still have secondary adrenal insufficiency as this presents with low ACTH. The high ACTH in Addison's causes the pigmentation, so if you had a low ACTH then this would not cause a tan. ... (4 replies)
... My early morning cortisol is half of the lowest figure considred normal and then it goes very low for rest of day but my DHEA is just above normal. ... (4 replies)
... If it was a Primary AI issue, wouldn't you expect the DHEA to be low as well? ... (3 replies)
... and it looks like for people with healthy adrenals their cortisol goes up even until the 90 min draw. ... (5 replies)
What is DHEA?
May 2, 2008
... cortisol because DHEA can counteract some bad effects of cortisol. ... (2 replies)
... Theoretically speaking, if a bucket is low it doesn't necessarily mean that it isn't filling up fast enough, it could also mean that it's emptying out too fast. ... (31 replies)
Maca for adrenals
Apr 23, 2008
... to strengthen their adrenal glands. Im low in DHEA and go though periods of high and low cortisol but do not have have addisons disease even though i have most of the sysmptoms. ... (0 replies)
... of range it might just be an appropriate response to the high ACTH. ... (31 replies)
... that state that low Pregnenolone is a marker for Hypopituitarism? ... (31 replies)
... Well you can add a DHEA supplement first thing in the morning. Issue there is do not exceed 20 mg and if you suddenly get really bad acne.. ... (31 replies)
... Can't you talk him into a trial of Cortef or Adreset given the border line low cortisol test? ... (7 replies)
... Sorry I missed this. My pituitary endos test DHEA sulfate. I am on DHEA as my adrenals were removed. ... (7 replies)
... Still, I would go see a pituitary endo doctor as it is strange that you are having both high and low results and get a ACTH stimulation test. ... (5 replies)


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