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... I've been using Cortef recently for fatigue and we are starting out very low so as not to upset the BP. I started at only 2.5 mg at brekafast and then when I added another 2.5 at lunch, the old BP is going up again. ... (0 replies)
... It seems to me that you're on a very low dose of thyroid med for someone without a thyroid but, I know, boy do I know, everybody's different! ... (6 replies)
... I take my Cortef whenever I get up. This is usually between 8 and 9 a.m., but occasionally I have slept later and haven't taken my morning dose until after 10. I have had no ill effects from this, but you should ask your doctor for advice. ... (4 replies)

... I was just put on a low dose of Cortef due to severe adrenal insufficiency. ... (8 replies)
... mg. is an extremely low dose. I take 15 and that is considered on the low side. I had no side effects from the Cortef, and I started on 60 mg. when I was first diagnosed with an Addison's crisis. ... (8 replies)
Feb 1, 2003
... so the endo put me on low dose Levoyxl. It didn't really seem to help. Then he was willing to start me on low dose Cortef even my level was ok. ... (2 replies)
... Mine is a low dose, 15mg a day. so maybe that is why I haven't gained alot so far. ... (8 replies)
... pills a day by the doctor and talked to some people on here about when to take them. That does seem kinda low dose your on. When do you take your pills? ... (8 replies)
... Afer being diagnosed with Addison's in May, 2004, had been taking a low dose of 2.5mg Prednisone along with Florinef, Synthroid, Prempro. ... (5 replies)
... will start working again it would be best to waste no time trying it. The taper has to be very slow. 2.5mg taper every few days. If you have trouble stay at the dose for longer before tapering again. This must be done under the care of your endo. ... (16 replies)
... rt further testing. By the time he did an adrenal stimulation test my am cortisol was 12 and 4 months later when he repeated the test it was 10. We are now using low dose cortef and he is doing further research... ... (4 replies)
... I started taking a low dose of DHEA for sometime, didn't see anything, so I discontinued use. ... (16 replies)
Low Dose Acth
Dec 16, 2004
... reacting at times. So I'm going to begin pregnenolone and cortef for treatment. ... (4 replies)
... I have great news! He woke up feeling great this morning. I think getting extra cortef yesterday helped. ... (8 replies)
... experience at first with Addisons. Or whatever the new words are. I have had it for 28 years. There are many ways to take the meds and many meds to take. If cortef is not working for you then you may need to try a different steroid. I take dexamethesone now but I took cortef for 17 years. ... (2 replies)
... It seems that since I am a rather strange case of low adrenal functions combined with heriditary hypertension, that I have had some trouble getting the right Cortef dose. At first myt MD started me on slow release hydrocortisone10 mg to take along with 2.5 mg of Cortef. ... (0 replies)
... ars I have been struggling with intolerance to thyroid meds, iron and other supplements, and everything I have ever tried to take. I am currently on a very small dose of Armour, 2x a day .31 grain. ... (7 replies)
... wasting disease. The low BP is showing that he is not managing his fluids. ... (8 replies)
... cient. and my dosage was increased from .5 of Synthroid to .112 because I am sensitive to medication, and they wanted to build up gradually. I was told this is a low dose, and it would not bother most people, but it went haywire in me. I began feeling dizzy for short time the first day I took it around lunch. ... (8 replies)
... I was supposed to cut my noon dose of cortef in half and then take my 10 mg at 5 which would put me at 25 instead of 30. ... (2 replies)

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