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... Anything below 120 is very dangerous. The first time I was taken to the ER my sodium was at 114! Turns out I should have been dead or in a coma. ... (7 replies)
... Hydroxalase. Still waiting on results from those and if my doctor even know what to look for I have no idea. ... (7 replies)
... cough. A doctor at the immediate care prescribed steroids and cough syrup. The cough went away, but I was left with debilitating fatigue, shortness of breath, and chest pain. At the time, my doctor and I believed these were just complications due to a congenital deformity called pectus excavatum. ... (5 replies)

... I have addisons disease and today, due to my recent tests I have started to increase my hydrocortisone from 20 mg in the am since I was about 16. Now 31 and started taking 20 mg in the am and 10 mg in the afternoon for about a week. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks Wanda, you hit the nail on the head, I am grieving for the person I used to be. I am not consistent in taking the meds at the same time, and that is something I am really working on. I have to take the cortef with food, and I am never hungry in the morning so that has been hard for me. ... (8 replies)
... year old son was diagnosed with Addisons over Memorial Day weekend this year. ... (2 replies)
... My Mother has Addisons and it went undiagnosed for so long that she is extremely sick. I appear to be following in her footsteps. ... (0 replies)
... As far as your results, if they are low, you need to push to get into the endo right away! Your health is already deteriorating, and you shouldn't have to go into a full blown crisis to get help. I would get very aggressive in following up. ... (7 replies)
... should be further investigated. My am cortisol of 17 got my gp to start 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)
... My endo comes in on tuesday so I'm going to call and mention this. I'm not sure addison's is up his alley, but then again I've yet to find a doctor that does specialize in it. ... (37 replies)
... I've been severely depressed and apathetic for the last 8 years. I have headaches and strange sensations on my scalp constantly. I also have hyperpigmentation on the knuckles of my big toes, on my upper lip, and on my genital skin. ... (0 replies)
... Im new to here and wonder if anyone could chime in.. ... (0 replies)
Adrenal Fatigue??
Jun 11, 2007
... any way I am going to request to go on reserve, and work part time, Im too sick, and has become unsafe for me. Well my thyroid was tested, and came back normal. also, when I went to the ER my Sodium Chloride was low. My doctor called me today and said congradulations! ... (88 replies)

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