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... You are taking more than you probabably should and your dosing time is off. ... (12 replies)
... Hello all. You may recognize me from thyroid central. Currently my issue is I am on a pure T4 supplement and have high Ft3 levels in comparison with my Ft4 levels. ... (12 replies)
Adrenal crisis
Jun 2, 2006
... trakos, Here is a bit of information about how the ACTH stim test is supposed to be done. I hope you can find another endo to retest you. ... (3 replies)

... norm later in the day. So I guess it's not a ACTH producing tumor because it has this rythm? ... (2 replies)
... sodium and potassium levels. ... (8 replies)
Test Results
Feb 18, 2008
... as the ACTH tells the adrenal glands to secrete cortisol. ... (3 replies)
... Also, although, again I highly recommend you talk to your doctor... in some ways it seems odd that you would be so high when you weren't before. But, there's a couple of things to think about .... ... (29 replies)
... If not, then those results are, well, not accurate. ACTH and renin degrade at room temp in mere minutes so if not handled well and frozen promptly, that is perhaps why your ACTH was so low. ... (5 replies)
... Seems you have good reason to have the ACTH stimulation test along with the Electrolytes to check for addisons. ... (8 replies)
... I agree, cortisol shouldnt be that high with a ACTH value of 10. Cushings is a possiblity. A late night cortisol test might be inorder to rule out cushings. ... (9 replies)
... I am another one of those people asking for help with a diagnosis. I have seen two endocrinologists already and they have differing opinions. I am seeing another endo in November and going to NIH in November. ... (0 replies)
... s syndrome is done in two stages. Initial tests are to verify that there is indeed excess cortisol present. ... (7 replies)
Labs, Please Help?
Jul 26, 2005
... in conjunction with estrogen, testosterone, free T4 and T3 and cortisol levels. My results all fell within the normal range but usually on the low normal side. My TSH would rise and fall depending on if my cortisol was high or not. ... (15 replies)
... Yes. ACTH is the hormone secreted by the pituitary that tells the adrenal gland to release cortisol. ... (3 replies)
... would love some input on my ACTH stim test. ... (0 replies)
Nausea!
Feb 13, 2007
... I have read the ACTH test should be done at 8am. Or somewhere around the time you normally wake up. I am sure of this. ... (3 replies)
... He salt fasted for 24hrs, food and fluid fasted for 8hrs before the test. He sat upright for the test. ... (1 replies)
... Was just looking at your labs, and wondered exactly what your symptoms are? ... (11 replies)
... I am having some really bad "up and down" cycles ie anxiety, energy, extreme fatigue, fluid retention and the fluid loss, headaches, dizziness, visual probs and heaps of other things. ... (0 replies)
... or an ACTH stimulation test if Addison's is suspected. ... (7 replies)


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