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... baseline cortisol . ... (13 replies)
... would love some input on my ACTH stim test. ... (0 replies)
... iming of Andrew's growth failure and other problems, since it all began within a few months of beginning the Flovent. In fact, he was so convinced that Andrew's test last July would have normal results that he was shocked when it didn't. I don't know how it could have though, when he had been on steroids for over a year! ... (13 replies)

... I have secondary adrenal insufficiency. During my stim testing, I became dizzy and my BP dropped even lower than it already was. ... (7 replies)
... Looking forward to your input. son has an excessive peeing problem. suffers from anxiety. do you think he would do well on some Cortef (HC) and Florinef? if so what dosage? Even though sons baseline cortisol looks good (porbably due to major stress of the test) his labs did not double after the stim. 08/26/09 ACTH stim test (low dose 0.001mcg Cortrosyn via... (1 replies)
... t an isolated ACTH deficiency. Today he did also check his thyroid levels again, as well as growth factors, but as his growth has picked up since beginning the Cortef last year, I am sure that will be fine as well. ... (2 replies)
Jan 27, 2007
... Hi. I'm responding to the discussion about cortef and hydrocortisone for secondary AD. I take 0.1 mg.florineff every day for mineral corticoids and I take 7 mg. of prednisone every other day. ... (14 replies)
... Do you have addison's and not take your cortef until after 8 or 9? ... (4 replies)
... thanks so much for your response. i'm supposed to be getting a call from my endo later today, and i will ask her about that test. are there any other tests that i should get done? is there a blood test for anti-adrenal antibodies? (5 replies)
... recent MRI that still shows no tumor. It was believed that I had Addison's as I suffer from all the symptoms except the darkened skin. The autoimmune antibody test showed negative, which my endo says means that I do not have addisons. ... (7 replies)
... oh my this happened to me too! Meaning I got steroid shots, 3 in a row and just happended to have an ACTC stim test and my cortisol is gone! I have been on cortef for 3 months and waiting for next stim test in a couple weeks. I am about to scream I hate the cortisone. ... (13 replies)
... I took an ACTH stim test and was told it was "perfect. ... (6 replies)
Low cortisol
Jan 14, 2007
... It is a bad deal for your friend to be taking Cortef with out having the ACTH stim test first. It sounds like his adrenals are not working properly, but he needs a firm diagnosis. ... (12 replies)
... my docs are very close to diagnosing me with it and prescribing cortef to go with my florinef. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks for your response! I asked about the ACTH stim test and the doctor said she didn't think that she could get our insurance to approve it.? ... (6 replies)
... have the women on cortef found that it causes black facial hair? ... (7 replies)
... I'm new here and have just been diagnosed with adrenal insufficiency. I had a test drawn for something else inthe hospital lab prior to the Cortorsyn challenge test done in the doctor's office, but I don't have the results of that yet. I think it was for ACTH. ... (9 replies)
... On stim test pre cortisol was 6.2 and post was 20. Did not test ACTH level at that time. ... (4 replies)
Aug 6, 2004
... The endo. ran what I thought was every test in the book, from thyroid to metabolic disorders to chromosomal studies and came up with absolutely nothing abnormal. ... (2 replies)
... l nerve block done in March and after about 2 weeks began throwing up. He was extremely nauseous all the time and couldn't eat. He lost 18 pounds before the ACTH stim test was done. His serum ACTH and cortisol were also very low at that time. The same thing happened to mother after some epidural shots for her back pain. ... (21 replies)

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