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Weight gain?
May 16, 2008
... weeks or so while starting your cortisol medication.. just to see where you are cortisol wise. ... (5 replies)
... 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)
... 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)

... Is it possible to have weight gain or no weight loss with low cortisol levels? ... (2 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)
... now cannot gain at all. ... (13 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)
... When low cortisol gets serious you find blood sugar abnormalities including dangerously low blood sugar, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. ... (2 replies)
... ful, exhaustion, achy, sore throat etc. I have had several labs done and many show my hormnes are out of whack. My Progesterone, pregnelone, cortisol, ACTH are low and in saliva my DHEA is triple the top of the chart. IN blood my DHEA S is normal. Thyroid is the same as it has always been. ... (0 replies)
... So my question is, do any of you wake up in the middle of the night with low cortisol? ... (13 replies)
... I was just put on a low dose of Cortef due to severe adrenal insufficiency. ... (8 replies)
... but I was on a lot more until recently. My new endo thinks I have been on too much for a while judging by my weight gain and low energy etc. ... (13 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)
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)
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)
... conditions may be associated with many of the symptoms of Cushing's syndrome. These include polycystic ovarian syndrome, which may cause menstrual disturbances, weight gain from adolescence, excess hair growth and sometimes impaired insulin action and diabetes. ... (9 replies)
... conditions may be associated with many of the symptoms of Cushing's syndrome. These include polycystic ovarian syndrome, which may cause menstrual disturbances, weight gain from adolescence, excess hair growth and sometimes impaired insulin action and diabetes. ... (9 replies)
... Typically someone would have high cortisol low DHEAS or vice versa. AND if someone had high TSH they would have low Free T4 or vice versa. ... (1 replies)
... The first thing that happens with Cushing's is loss of the natural diurnal variation of cortisol. Normally, cortisol is highest early in the morning and then drops over the course of the day. ... (9 replies)


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