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... Wow I really thought this would be the board to ask!! Nobody knows what a typical morning cortisol level is in a normal person? ... (1 replies)
... is 20 mg. Please go to and look for the normal cortisol levels daily. the numbers you quoted look too low. ... (29 replies)
... blood cortisol reading for a normal person? ... (1 replies)

... Perhaps you have thyroid issues making you tired, and Cushings causing the rest? Might try having a morning cortisol level taken (blood test). Best wishes, Tracy (4 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. People with Cushing's flip this around, so their cortisol is relatively elevated late at night. ... (9 replies)
... I'm having the same problem of figuring out which came first the chicken or the egg on this. I have high Cortisol levels and DHEA levels as well. Not sure if the hypothryodism is causing this or something else. ... (6 replies)
... Hi all... my previous post that was titled "New here and need answers" I had mentioned that I had another cortisol level pending. I was told yesterday that it came back low again. My level was 5.? ... (2 replies)
... If someone has normal blood cortisol levels for the morning and late afternoon but there is only a one point difference, is this significant? ... (29 replies)
... I don't mean to hijack this old thread, but I was doing a search for high cortisol, and Hashigent - what does your doc have you doing for the high AM Cortisol? Did they point you to Cushings Disease? How often are they monitoring this for you?? My morning cortisol (with the same lab range as yours here..) was 26 in March, but my doc didn't seem overly concerned about it. ... (6 replies)
... I started seeing an Endocrinologist because my blood sugar was dropping real low every morning between breakfast and lunch. She did a 5 hour glucose tolerance test and found at the 3rd hour my blood sugar dropped real low. Then she tested my cortisol. ... (4 replies)
... a serum cortisol and a serum free cortisol. He also ordered a pituitary MRI. ... (4 replies)
... My morning Cortisol level was 22. ... (7 replies)
ACTH Stim Test
Aug 27, 2011
... After getting 1000x the normal stimulation your adrenal glands could ever make, you only maxed at a good morning cortisol level. ... (1 replies)
... because it was just a "random" test not a morning or night one. ... (0 replies)
... ple, while some never get the whole picture of symptoms. So most start out with just a few symptoms and add on more with time. Symptoms may also come and go as cortisol levels can vary or be cyclical in the early stages of the disease. ... (9 replies)
... I had a salivary cortisol test done that showed normal results however my morning cortisol was a LITTLE on the high side. My dr recommended taking an adaptogen which I do once at night. ... (0 replies)
... Highest in the morning and then steadily decreasing throughout the day? ... (29 replies)
... Mine was consider low normal at 7.0 in the morning but the other 3 test they were very low. ... (6 replies)
... made me beyond anxious. The 1st Dr. I went to for the debilitating fatigue he ran a bunch of blood tests and said that the only one he would pursue would be the cortisol because it was a little low...then went on to say it would probably come back normal and it was really expensive. ... (5 replies)
... Ticker, my endo uses the saliva test from Diagnostech labs, they send you the kit and you do it at home, you start on a Monday morning at 8 am, it takes 3-5 minutes to put the swab in your mouth, then you place it in a vial and refrigerate it, then you do the same thing at 12 (noon), 4 pm, and 11 pm, it is very simple, then you mail the kit to the lab, on Tues. morning, it... (29 replies)

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