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... wondering if there is any connection... I haven't run across anything yet. I am also wondering which is best for alleviating the symptoms of low cortisol... pred or hyro? ... (1 replies)
... mportant ones being cortisol and aldosterone. So Addisonians must take replacement steroids for both of these hormones. To replace cortisol, you will either take Hydrocortisone or Prednisone. ... (3 replies)
Hot flushes
Aug 27, 2013
... 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)

... Hydrocortisone or Prednisone? ... (13 replies)
... in and out of adrenal crisis for 3 months and felt very close to death on a few occasions... long story short, my doctor believed that I had become resistant to hydrocortisone and so put me on a very high dose of dexamethasone. ... (0 replies)
High potassium
Aug 26, 2010
... so I took another 2.5mg of hydrocortisone to give me a "boost" and I do feel a bit better. I sincerely hope you find out what is going on. ... (10 replies)
... A few months ago I transitioned from Hydrocortisone to Prednisone because of the longer half-life of Prednisone. I was burning through the HC quickly, and needed a longer-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? Or would it be the same w/... (0 replies)
... Currently I'm taking 25 mg of hydrocortisone divided into 3 dosed throughout the day, and then I take 1. ... (4 replies)
... Sorry for the repeat post... the first one didn't show up until way after I posted my second one... maybe it was my computer?? Sherri :)~ (1 replies)
... When I have to increase for a cold or broncitis I use Prednisone. ... (20 replies)
... have some days that very little gets done. I make no big plans for late afternoon or evenings. ... (16 replies)
... Hi everyone, In my last thread I posted asking about what brand of adrenal glandulars to use, but I'm just going to go to the ER. I have continuous heart palpitations and extreme low blood pressure throughout the day, and I feel like I can't breathe because I just feel so short of breath. Someone in my last thread suggested that I just go to the ER and get treatment, and... (7 replies)
... I also take my thyroid before other meds, about 5am, an hour or so before first dose of steriods. ... (3 replies)
... dose hydrocortisone, but it's only been a few short weeks I have been on it and I wonder if the symptom will ever completely resolve or not. ... (15 replies)
... There is a connection between low DHEA and asthma. If you are taking hydrocortisone or prednisone then your body doesn't make any DHEA. I found my breathing significantly improved when I started taking DHEA. You can get it from most large drug stores. ... (4 replies)
... I started cymbalta around 4 weeks ago. It has helped with some of the daily pain. I'm on 30 mg hydrocortisone a day. I have noticed anxiety becoming an issue. I used to go out and love talking and getting to know new people. ... (16 replies)
... When I wake up in the am I am so groggy it takes me 3 hours or so to get going and I'm still not awake. ... (4 replies)
... upon the correct steroid replacement. I have greatly increased my hydrocortisone, but seem to burn through it quickly so am considering switching to prednisone. Or maybe not switch entirely to prednisone, but take a little each day for longer coverage. With hydrocortisone, I feel very up and down.. ... (0 replies)
... Again, I wish I could get a more definitive and correct answer about the long term safety of taking Prednisone vs. Hydrocortisone. ... (8 replies)
... My son, who is currently on Prednisone and Fludrocortisone is also "nocturnal" often and very tired and sleepy during the afternoon, especially since he returned to work. ... (8 replies)


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