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... point salivary cortisol test, which showed I had a flat response with values all at the bottom of the normal range. ... (1 replies)
... and my cortisol levels came back VERY low, and I'm wondering if I should look at Addison's disease. ... (9 replies)
... About two months ago, I had mentioned to my personal trainer that I was feeling very tired with low blood pressure. This had been going on for a couple months, on and off every couple of weeks. ... (2 replies)

... The best advice I would give anyone is make the Doctor find out why cortisol is low if they refuse get it in writing, and from now on ask for copies of everything and keep them. ... (7 replies)
... Low iron stores and low B12. ... (0 replies)
... CORTISOL. Low cortisol is a major clue. All you need now is to determine if it is primary or secondary adrenal failure. Primary adrenal failure means that your adrenals are defective. ... (9 replies)
Low cortisol
Jan 15, 2007
... I don't want to sound like a downer.. but I'm currently on 15mg of cortef and I've yet to feel good enough to exercise, although my problem that causes my adrenal insufficiency may be something more like heavy metal poisoning(we are soon going to test), but I don't know. All I know is I have low testosterone, low cortisol(among a couple other things), and I'm on 15mg of... (12 replies)
... And do they go back to normal on cortisol supplementation? ... (7 replies)
... Cortisol tests should never be performed after doing any kind of physical activity. What you probably did was to falsely elevate your cortisol levels during the test by exercising like that. A cortisol test, especially if it's a one time blood test, should be done with as little stress as possible. ... (5 replies)
... are BMP, and CBC with Differential, ACTH, DHEA, and Cortisol. There is timing to these tests too any lab can draw it and send it out but either the ACTH or the Cortisol is supposed to be drawn in the mornings when it is at it's peak. ... (7 replies)
... Ok at first I thought that I was suffering from adrenal fatigue but it must have been my low thyroid causing me to be tired and dizzy. ... (4 replies)
... She went back to her PCP. The PCP brushed it all off sending her to a GI specialist. The GI specialist ran every test she could, and found nothing. Back to the PCP, who decided she must have gastroparesis! ... (7 replies)
... In my opinion, a blood test is not sufficient to diagnose low cortisol. ... (2 replies)
... I don't know how accurate saliva tests are, but you do have the symptoms of low cortisol. However, usually the heart pounding symptoms is related to low cortisol AND low thyroid at the same time. ... (1 replies)
... I have normal thyroid levels buy my primary doc did a 24 hour urine cortisol test and the level which was very low. He told me that my thyroid medicine needs cortisol in order to work properly, but he would prefer an endo doc treat me and schedule any other necessary tests. ... (2 replies)
... I have been through sooooo many tests!! I just had a saliva test done and it showed high cortisol in the morning, and below normal from 10am to 10pm. I have been trying to figure out what is wrong with me. ... (2 replies)
... meaning your pituitary is sending signals to your adrenal glands to make cortisol and they aren't! ... (6 replies)
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... My endo wanted to rule out Cushing's and used the Cortisol test via dexamethasone at night with blood drawn in the morning...is it normal for it to be that low even having taken dexamethasone or is it normal for it to be so low following a dose of dexamethasone? ... (2 replies)
... exhausted, and perhaps not producing any cortisol on their own. ... (7 replies)


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