It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Message Board

Addison's Disease Board Index
Pages: 1Showing 1 - 14 of 14 for how to get hydrocortisone for adrenal fatigue. (0.030 seconds)

... I tried IsoCort under supervision of a Naturopath. Isocort contains "roughly" the equiv. of 2.5 mg. of hydrocortisone per pellet, derived from glandulars. It contains other stuff as well. ... (8 replies)
... hi nicoleaua. i live in atlanta also but cannot find a doctor who will perscribe me hydrocortisone. my saliva tests were almost identical to yours. has the protocol that you are on helped you? ... (20 replies)
... I would definetly go to a good Endocrinoligist and get tested, explain that you've been on cortef in the past and you need to see how your adrenal glands are. I would ask for an ACTH stimulation test. ... (1 replies)

... please do not try and go on prednisone it is four times stronger with lots more side effects than hydrocort. im trying to get back to hydrocort because did not have joint pain on this. steroids are so dangerous and there are ways to restore your adrenal glands without high doses. ... (5 replies)
... I don't really know what to do.. Well I'm 18 and I have all the symptoms of adrenal fatigue. I think it runs in the family because my mom had the same type of problems and actually eventually got dementia and died. ... (0 replies)
... It seems that your inhaler is a corticosteroid. I could only find that it has a precaution re developing cushings. I did not get a chance to check the whole insert. But, I have read of asthma inhalers causing secondary AI as well by means of suppressing adrenal function from chronic use. ... (12 replies)
... Thank you for your reply. ... (20 replies)
... Hi Pixie! I kinda think I need to go up on my Armour too. I have heard the same thing. Now if I can only convince my holistic doc to let me. ... (5 replies)
... Sounds to me like you have more than an adrenal problem. I don't doubt that you have an adrenal problem but I think that there is more going on. First, I think that you may be on too much hydrocortisone which could be making you gain weight and feel tired. ... (2 replies)
... Well, I notice when I'm low on cortisol I am fatigued but I can't sleep, when I raised my cortef to 20mg I sleep all the time but wake up tired still usually. Yeah I seem to be gaining weight easily now. ... (18 replies)
... If you aren't feeling better on 20mg versus 12.5mg, you could try Hydrocortisone to see if you feel better on it. Adrenal problems require experimenting to find what works best for you. You have to be the "driver", getting the doc to OK what you want to try. ... (18 replies)
... mg. I'd love to hear how you feel after taking it for awhile. The more I read about it.. ... (13 replies)
... and you clearly are in need of some cortisol replacement. In fact, looking at your levels, I don't know how get out of bed in the morning and get through a day. Low cortisol causes all of the symptoms you mentioned.. ... (10 replies)
... to 20 mg in one jump is too much too fast. Unfortunately even the most fabulous doctors aren't very well informed about adrenal insufficiency. ... (5 replies)

Associated Tags: cytomel, florinef, potassium, synthroid

Pages: 1

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:11 AM.

2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!