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... I had bloodwork done at 7 am last week and my Cortisol test results are <0.5 L. Tried my best to search for meaning of results, but is that extremely low? Thanks Zeyda (1 replies)
... I would have thought that the doctor's office would have called me if the results were bad (1 replies)
... My husband's cortisol levels were v low and his Dr suspects Addison's Disease. ... (1 replies)

... I called my dr and let him know and was also checked out by a dr at work eho was also stumped by my symptoms. My regular dr recommended a cortisol test. ... (1 replies)
... daily of cortisol replacement.. and sometimes a bit more if I have overt symptoms of being low. ... (13 replies)
... So my question is, do any of you wake up in the middle of the night with low cortisol? ... (13 replies)
... In my opinion, a blood test is not sufficient to diagnose low cortisol. ... (2 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)
... I have seen two drs so far and both think I have Addisons, the problem is, I have had high blood pressure since age 19, I am 48 now with very low cortisol numbers. Anyone ever heard of someone having both before treatment? ... (0 replies)
... Addison's disease, but everything came back in the normal range. Then I found a new doctor who a year ago did a 24 hour urine test and found that I had slightly low cortisol and aldosterone. He started me on a small dose of Hydrocortisone which seemed to help somewhat. ... (0 replies)
... just to add- the test she is having next is syncahten or tetracosactide test. Our endocrinologist hasnt given us much info on what they are looking for or suspecting. Ive had to find out alot by googling "low cortisol". Is this the test they use to diagnose something like addisons disease? Does it sound familiar? thanks (1 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)
... exhausted, and perhaps not producing any cortisol on their own. ... (7 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)
... up and took her to the local ER. They admitted her. Started her on TPN. Still no improvement...due to a slightly elevated Sed rate they decided to give her a low dose of steroids over a 5 day period. This is when we started seeing change! ... (7 replies)
... And do they go back to normal on cortisol supplementation? ... (7 replies)
... Is it possible to have weight gain or no weight loss with low cortisol levels? ... (2 replies)
... I found a doctor that would do a saliva test and it came back low cortisol. ... (0 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)
... why do i have low cortisol? ... (1 replies)


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