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... I went into the hospital on the 9th for the metryopone test and I ended up in the hospital for 11 days. I ended up being ambulanced to the Mayo Clinic on day 8 and was diagnosed with POTS 3 days later. I guess only .185% of the US Population get it and I am now going to be a Mayo Case Study! I was told that this often get mistakening diagnoised as Addison's. The prednisone... (85 replies)
... Goody...I was hoping to hear some good news about him...I am also on medication because I too have an inflammation with the lining of my heart, due to the severe tachycardia I have been having. They put me in Bextra to help. I will say that it has a little bit, but then again I haven't been up walking very far. ... (85 replies)
... postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. My tests came back positive for parasites, not to mention my cortisol levels where extremely high and I was also suffering from adrenal fatigue. ... (20 replies)

DHEA and Addison's
Jun 12, 2004
... My symptoms are exhaustion, weakness, no appetite, muscle pain, aching, irregular heartbeat, tachycardia, Postural Orthostatic tachycardia syndrome, and many more. Those are the main ones. ... (14 replies)
... Hi, I received the results from the stim test and the doctor said it was completely normal. Cortisol 8:00 AM 4.2 Range(6.7-22.6 mcg/dl) ACTH 16 (range 6-55) 30 min 19.0 60 min 16.8 90 min 21.4 Is it normal to have such low initial levels? I have already been diagnosed with POTS(postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome) and have a history of diabetes insipidus and... (0 replies)
About sweating...
Apr 22, 2009
... ost my ability to sweat when in heat, but am not skinny or nauseous, like most Addisonians. I do get lightheaded when standing. I have been shown to have POTS, postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. Don't know why I have it though. I just "feel" dehydrated, even though I drink adequate fluids. ... (2 replies)
Oct 30, 2008
... POTS stands for Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome. ... (8 replies)
... Hi, I had a bacterial and parasitic infection that cause me to get Dysautonomia (Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia syndrome).I no longer have POT's, but I still suffer from high Cortisol levels, fast heart rate and low blood pressure on standing. A couple months ago I red the book Adrenal Fatigue by James L. Wilson and it helped. Not to mention I was lucky enough to find... (12 replies)
... Hi Pam, I'm so sorry to hear about your son! He's been through so much (you too)! How is his Occiptal Neuralgia? My own son is struggling with it (he's 18) and going for his 3rd nerve block tomorrow..... it's been awful. I had a few tilt table experiences. Each time they were done, there was a different outcome. The first one was negative for POTS (Postural Orthostatic... (2 replies)
... I lost alot of weight 2 years ago when I first got sick. I was at my thinnest but after I got diagnosed with Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia they put me on Florinef and I gained it all back and more. However I'm still constantly fatigued, etc. So that's why I'm wondering if there's more to it. ... (9 replies)
... I lost alot of weight 2 years ago when I first got sick. I was at my thinnest but after I got diagnosed with Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia they put me on Florinef and I gained it all back and more. However I'm still constantly fatigued, etc. So that's why I'm wondering if there's more to it. ... (9 replies)
... Hi everyone, I've been sick for 2 years now and I was wondering if I could tell you guys my symptoms and whether or not you could say if they seem like Addison's Disease. 2 years ago I was on vacation. I was out in the sun alot and didnt drink as much as I should have and I got dehydrated. I collapsed and my heart was racing and when they took me to the ER they gave me... (21 replies)
... Hi Nicole. I was just wondering how you were doing with your POTS? I hope that all is going better for you. (20 replies)
Sep 7, 2006
... Hey! I don't have Addison's disease but I do have a health problem with similar problems. I am 21 and was diagnosed with Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome when I was 18. I know how it feels to be overwhelmed with everything! ... (2 replies)
... Hi everyone! I was researching POTS and I ran into this website. I am 21 years old and have had POTS for about 3 years. I had it under control--I was even able to workout and walk. But I recently got married and moved. Due to all that stress I have been having a pretty bad time. I was passing out almost everyday. My husband had to work so I went to stay with my parents... (20 replies)
... Dear Scorpio, I have been pretty scarce on this board for a while, as my son was to the Mayo and diagnosed with something other than what I suspected he had. I had thought he might have the beginnings of Addison's or secondary adrenal insufficiency, but thus far it looks like he has POTS (postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome). As far as your question, I did want to... (8 replies)
... Dear "Craftlady", Wanted to let you know that Travis was finally diagnosed at his Mayo Clinic appointment with POTS (postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome). When is your daughter's doctor's appointment this month? Let me know what they say! :wave: ~ tracy (1 replies)
... I know this may get bounced but, have you looked at There is alot of people on that site with autonomic failure. (85 replies)
... Jen & Lisa ~ It's been rather quiet here, just thought I would check in and also give you a little update. Jen ~ I hope that the meds they started yo on for MS are continuing to give you some relief. Please give us an update so we know how you are doing. Lisa ~ You sounded quite miserable last time you posted. How is your BP doing without the evening Naldalol??? I was... (85 replies)
... Jen - Sorry to hear that is what you have...What testing did they do to determine that it was MS? They at first thought that maybe that is what I had when they started testing me ay back when. They have since then dismissed that, but with the vision problems I am starting to have, it really makes me wonder. It seems like I am out of the blue seeing all this stuff about... (85 replies)

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