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... issues, heart failure, kidney failure, not to mention accidents that could happen when you are hypoglycemic. Please be careful! The next time your BP gets that low and you are dazed and confused like you were, you seriously need to get yourself to the emergency room! Now that I have scared you to bits... ... (6 replies)
... were still within the normal range. Although, low to low normal. But normal nonetheless. So I am wondering why they suspect Addison's? ... (3 replies)
... I posted previously about whether I should get a different test than the ACTH stim test. I haven't had one in 3yrs but I had 2 then and both were normal. ... (1 replies)

... no indication of adrenal insufficiency. My base level of cortisol was 11 and my 1 hr level was 33. My 2 hr level was 36. ... (7 replies)
... I have never had an ACTH test. I have just had an 8am blood draw for a cortisol level. ... (8 replies)
... all me bonaroo, I'm 41 yrs old, I have many health problems, the latest of which is secondary addison's disease, I was just partially diagnosed on Tuesday due to low cortisol 1. ... (0 replies)
... low. Next thing I knew my surgeon had gotten me an appt to see an endo he works with with lots of bariatric experience. Apt isn't until Feb 2nd and I'm to have ACTH stim and blood sugar testing before seeing this new doc. ... (14 replies)
... The Doctors all seem to think so, but they all seem to focus on TSH. But a really knowledgable person that posts a lot on the thyroid board has been teaching me that my levels indicate otherwise. She indicated it is hypoadrenalism and I thought that someone here would be able to help me out... (3 replies)
... so you were hyperthyriod and now the med have you hypothyriod? (3 replies)
... am Cortisol 0. ... (16 replies)
Aug 28, 2008
... hour urinary free cortisol tests, ACTH, serums, saliva cortisols at the proper times to be diagnostic. ... (3 replies)
... and it looks like for people with healthy adrenals their cortisol goes up even until the 90 min draw. ... (5 replies)
... I thought the Cortisol level was supposed to keep going up on the 90 minute draw instead of tapering off after the 30 mark. ... (5 replies)
More lab results
Jul 24, 2008
... s tested, you may find it is low as well. ... (15 replies)
... The classic hypo scenario is elevated TSH and either low or below range Ft4, Ft3. ... (12 replies)
... I "passed" the stim, but have decreased cortisol levels and impaired diurnal rhythm. I cannot tolerate thyroid meds I desperately need. ... (21 replies)
... Frankly, two cortisol readings that have no variation like that is not normal. The doctor has no idea what he is doing. You need an expert. You need to continue testing. ... (3 replies)
... Hi i feel that i may have low cortisol. ... (2 replies)
... the Stim test is used to gauge adrenal reserve. It is only in cases where the administered ACTH fails to produce a sufficient response from the adrenals, will mainstream drs say you have secondary AI. ... (2 replies)
... I have addisons disease and today, due to my recent tests I have started to increase my hydrocortisone from 20 mg in the am since I was about 16. Now 31 and started taking 20 mg in the am and 10 mg in the afternoon for about a week. After talking to her about severe stress I am under she has now instructed me to take 60 mg a day(3 times a day) for 3 days and then to call her... (3 replies)

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