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... I have always been taking Hydrocortisone instead. ... (2 replies)
... stopped because I was taking so many meds and supplements, and just felt like I needed to cut some things out. However, I've been reading about DHEA, and this clearly is one that I should not have cut out, so I'm back on it. ... (13 replies)
... Has anyone switched to prednisone from hydrocortisone, and feels better? ... (4 replies)

... I was in and out of adrenal crisis for 3 months and felt very close to death on a few occasions... ... (0 replies)
... My 22 year old son was diagnosed May, 2011 and left the hospital on hydrocortisone and fludrocortisone. His endocrinologist switched him to 5 mg of prednisone with breakfast. The switch improved my son's quality of life significantly and he's now working again. ... (8 replies)
... ashwagandha and very large doses of vitamin B5. ... (9 replies)
... acting steroid to get me through the night. However, I've also become very depressed over the past few months and am wondering if any of this can be attributed to Prednisone? ... (0 replies)
... Hello out there. I'm new here. Have some confusing results and have to wait 3 weeks before I can see my endo again. Can anyone out there help? ... (2 replies)
... Hello again. I again agree with MJ. A primary should be on hydrocortisone, not prednisone and if you had a bad reaction, you were on too high of a dose and you were experiencing steroid psychosis. You certainly won't get that on a minimum daily replacement dose of 20 or 30 mg. ... (8 replies)
... when i was diagnosed they started me off on intramuscular injections of hydrocortisone, and the next day i started taking prednisone and florinef orally. ... (10 replies)
... I have been researching these and the more I learn the more I keep mixing them up and getting confused. I am trying to figure out dosage for each of them for low cortisol.... ... (1 replies)
... takes an additional 2.5mg hydrocortisone each hour of a marathon. This same gal has days when she must rest. ... (16 replies)
... I am 39 year old female just diagnosed recently with Addisons disease after 8 months of vomiting and feeling terrible. I have been put on 20 mg of hydrocortisone in the am and 10mg at night. ... (6 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)
... educating, blogging on these forums, and perhaps make some crucial lifestyle changes, in order to live the best life you can with compromised adrenal gland function. ... (3 replies)
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... when I'm stressed, exercise, centre of attention, or just randomly! I don't cope very well in hot environments either, I get very fatigued, drowsy, and light headed. ... (2 replies)
... My dosing has fluctuated a lot in the past few years, as I'm trying to arrive upon the right "fit". As I mentioned in previous post, I've had a lot of emotional and financial stress in the past couple of years. ... (13 replies)
... No my endo didn't mention anything about needing to increase cortisol, and until reading your comment I didn't realise they were antagonists! ... (13 replies)
... Try magnesium supplements to help get to sleep, its working very well for me! And have you thought about asking if you could try prednisone instead of hydrocortisone? ... (13 replies)


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