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... I have posted on here before about my daughter's low cortisol levels but weight gain has been a problem for her. She has started some supplements and I am now nervous that it might make her gain more weight and thats not what we want to happen. ... (1 replies)
... Is it possible to have weight gain or no weight loss with low cortisol levels? ... (2 replies)
... You are absolutely right that weight loss seems to come with low cortisol. To be honest, I have never come across anyone that has gained weight before treatment with replacement steroids. ... (1 replies)

Weight gain?
May 16, 2008
... weeks or so while starting your cortisol medication.. just to see where you are cortisol wise. ... (5 replies)
Weight gain?
May 15, 2008
... ways been very slim however a couple of years ago I was referred to a new Endocrinologist and he increased my dose of hydrocortisone as he said that I was on too low a dose despite the fact that I felt fine. ... (5 replies)
Weight GAIN
Aug 27, 2007
... very slowly and carefully to see if that helps. My endo does a 24 hour urinary free cortisol test to see that my cortisol levels and dosing levels are appropriate. ... (6 replies)
... I'm on this journey as well. Failed my cortisol test, going in for ACTH Stim on Friday. ... (2 replies)
... also i have low blood flow on that side. ... (7 replies)
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... fatigue, dizziness, and low cortisol levels. My doctor never did the classsic test for adrenal problems, I think its ACTH, he just put me on 30mg of cortisol. ... (6 replies)
... that my cortisol levels were low. I was referred to an endo who ran additional blood work. My cortisol came back in the normal range but on the low side. My ACTH, however, was unproportionally high which, my endo says, points to weakened adrenals. ... (1 replies)
Cortisol Question
Jul 23, 2007
... I recently had some further testing done and there were only a few things that appeared that were strange, one being the cortisol levels. ... (1 replies)
... this should be raising my cortisol levels....what would my cortisone be if I was not on the estrogen...ZERO....LOLOL. I'm sure I've got some endocrine problem... ... (3 replies)
... Cushing's syndrome is a hormonal disorder caused by prolonged exposure of the body's tissues to high levels of the hormone cortisol. But mine was low. Of course it was only one reading. ... (9 replies)
... Cushing's syndrome is a hormonal disorder caused by prolonged exposure of the body's tissues to high levels of the hormone cortisol. ... (9 replies)
... any way they said I was hypo. Felt ok untill about a month ago and all went to pot. Moon face again, weight gain, hair stuff, tired, ect. Went on Armour, have been on it for 2 weeks and still feel horrible. But symptoms began before I went on medication. ... (9 replies)
... was hoping you would give me your opinion on them again. The reasons I want you to look at them again are because the doctor doesn't seem to concerned about the cortisol level and seems to want to treat her thyroid first. ... (0 replies)
... Every last thing you described, I have been experiencing for 8 years, with the exception of weight. With constant nausea and chronic diarrhea,I have managed to gain 150 pounds. ... (2 replies)
... I'm glad you posted this. I'm also wondering what's going on and my doctors are talking about adrenal issues. I keep wondering if my changing thyroid levels dilute the symptoms somehow. ... (11 replies)
... I know this doesn't make sense, as Addison's is too much cortisol and Cushing's is too little ... but I have symptoms of both. ... (11 replies)


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