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... Hi Sammi2, thanks for your reply. Are you getting treated for your adrenal problem? What symptoms do you attribute to that? What tests do you think are best? I am trying to figure out if I have an adrenal problem in addition to the Hashimoto's. As you know, it is hard to tell what symptoms are from what! I think there must be a correlation between high testosterone... (10 replies)
... I have high testosterone levels for my age (64) also but didn't know why. I also have Hashimotos & depleted adrenals. Thanks. (10 replies)
... In addition to high testosterone, I have elevated DHEA levels too. ... (10 replies)

... and I believe some women who are hypothyroid can have high testosterone. ... (10 replies)
... I don't really have a lot of answers for you but yes, adrenal problems can cause high testosterone. I'm going through a similar thing...have high testosterone levels and my endocrinologist suspects an adrenal problem. I too had an ultrasound of the ovaries...it was normal, so nothing wrong there. ... (10 replies)
... Hi everyone. Can adrenal problems cause high testosterone in women? ... (10 replies)
... Hi melody. It is good the Free Ts will be tested. I hope you get some answers and a plan of action soon. (10 replies)
... Hey Ticker, Thanks for the info. I do have some of those symptoms as well so I'll have to look into that. As far as the blood tests go, it says on my lab sheet that they are checking my T3 free and free T4 (plus a bunch of other stuff lol). (10 replies)
... Hi Sammi2. I hope the supplement works for you. I am thinking of doing the saliva test. I have heard it is about $140.00. Do you know if this is true? (10 replies)
... Hi Ticker, I don't know which test is better but I had saliva testing done. I am taking adrenal rebuilder but not happy about taking products made from animals. I have ordered an adrenal supplement from organic bovine hoping there is less chance of mad cow disease if it is from organic. I am trying to avoid taking cortisol because of side effects. It's hard to know what... (10 replies)
... Hi melody. Hypothyroidism can cause a lot of symptoms. Below is a list, you can have any combination of symptoms. ____ I am gaining weight inappropriately ____ I'm unable to lose weight with diet/exercise ____ I am constipated, sometimes severely ____ I have hypothermia/low body temperature (I feel cold when others feel hot, I need extra sweaters, etc.) ____ I feel... (10 replies)
... Hi all, I'm new here. I'd like to give my opinion. Van, your testosterone looks low. Was that a free or total test? ... (5 replies)
... thankyou so kindly for youur reply, i will definataly get my medical records to see what tests they have done and the proper readings, since i last posted this note on here, things have changed slightely, a complication has arisen and they now believe i may have lymes disease. This would explaine alot but this has now made me very frightened indeed, as i have learned tby... (23 replies)
... Hello Ozzyie, I am so sorry to hear that you are going through this. I cannot really address the Addison's issue but I would suggest that you take charge of your own health and get a copy of the test results for yourself. The adrenal glands produce a variety of hormones including testosterone, aldosterone and cortisol. All of these steroids control many things in your... (23 replies)
... I don't understand how my cortisol levels can be high and aldosterone levels low....also my estrogen and hydroxyprogesterone levels are worrisome to me. Also, why would my ACTH levels drop after being injected? ... (5 replies)
... AM came back high at 35. ... (88 replies)
... Hey there, didn't see this here, and been just laying around new years.. nothing to celebrate at the moment. Anyways, I don't think I have much of a dry mouth, and I do try to drink plenty of fluids, but I also noticed after Wednesday trying to exercise that now I am still having problems and I am even starting to urinate a lot again and not hold my water. Does that sound... (37 replies)
... My endo has readily accepted me having a big say in how my addisons will be treated. I am the first women he has written a script for testosterone gel replacement. There are women on other forums using the testosterone replacement. ... (37 replies)
... linked" tests have for women but I'm sure your doc would know. ... (5 replies)
... I want to first off send my sympathy to you and all your countrymen and women there in the UK regarding the recent bombings in London. I know that in the US we are praying for all of you and keeping you close in our thoughts. ... (5 replies)


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