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... I asked her about Addison's and she said that my sodium and potassium levels were normal. ... (3 replies)
... You can't diagnose Addison's disease with blood tests for sodium, potassium, cortisol or DHEA unless of course you are almost dead! The only way is one of the provocative tests that stimulate your adrenal glands and looks for cortisol production. (3 replies)
... The test is usually given first thing in the morning when normal cortisol levels are highest. ... (3 replies)

... That helps regulate sodium, potassium and prevents dehydration, all of which can make one tired and listless if off balance. If sodium is low, potassium is high you need Fluorinef. Also make sure your thyroid dose is adequate, as both Addisons and hypothyroidism can cause depression when inadequately treated. ... (16 replies)
... ltrasound and so I had a diagnostic laparoscopy, but only a functional cyst was found, so... they attribute it all to "anxiety" probably because I generally have normal labs. ... (1 replies)
... Wouldnt you feel incredibly unwell about an hour after that test? (3 replies)
... P.s. I was reading some stuff might want to double check with your doctor about the potassium pills. It can be bad if you are getting too much. ... (7 replies)
... sodium and potassium levels. ... (4 replies)
Sep 16, 2002
... potassium in the blood by producing aldosterone. No aldosterone or low aldosterone causes loss of sodium and retention of potassium. If you are one of those people that animals tend to follow around, you may fit this scenario. ... (3 replies)
... th the cortisone alone. Muscle spasm is a very common symptom of electrolyte imbalance for everyone, not just Addison's patients. She should be careful of high potassium foods, but her potassium could still be out of balance regardless of diet. ... (2 replies)
... showed normal sodium and potassium levels, but in looking at past bloodwork, sometimes the sodium is low and sometimes the potassium is in the high normal range. I don't know how much these levels fluctuate, and whether or not it is dependent on adrenal function at a particular time. ... (0 replies)
... And the normal Cortisol draw in the afternoon. ... (1 replies)
... And the normal Cortisol draw in the afternoon. ... (10 replies)
... where normal is 0. ... (4 replies)
... eriod still hasn't came.. I have even lost 55 lbs. So these tests were to check out everything and make sure nothing else was wrong. Well all the tests came back normal except my aldesterone, it was two times as high as it should be, but they checked adrenal insufficiency and nothing was wrong with my adrenal gland. ... (5 replies)
... burnout problem. My doctor, on the other hand, feels strongly that I do not and that it is merely anxiety. He has only done bloodwork on me and says that my sodium and potassium levels are fine. ... (2 replies)
Can anyone HELP!!!
May 29, 2005
... The symptoms YOU show are MUCH more pronounced. You know, an ACTH stim test can even look fairly normal if your problem happens to be secondary adrenal insufficiency, caused by the pituitary not working properly. ... (1 replies)
... symptoms of low sodium or high potassium and I'll always be in normal range. And so many other issues that I have dealt with in the past 4 years, and the labs do not reflect my symptoms and ultimately... ... (1 replies)
... Sulfate, follicle stimulating hormone, and progesterone are all within normal range. ... (5 replies)
... Sulfate, follicle stimulating hormone, and progesterone are all within normal range. ... (0 replies)

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