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... sodium and potassium levels. ... (6 replies)
... if you have 'primary' Addisons Disease, you may be subject to the discoloration of the skin. 'Primary' Addisons is the failure of the actual Adrenal Organ itself. ... (6 replies)
... I am a 32 year old who was diagnosed with addisons disease about 8 years ago when I was hospitalized for low blood pressure that left me going in and out of consciousness. ... (3 replies)

... Also, stabilization of your sodium and potassium levels should be done slowly to prevent brain swelling. ... (23 replies)
... Too much Potasium can be bad. (3 replies)
... after being diagnosed with this my potassium was low just before leaving hospital i was sent home with sando. ... (3 replies)
... d call her with the results. she recieved a phone call to come back to the ER ASAP, because her heart muscle could just pop at any time due to an extremely high potassium level. ... (6 replies)
... Foods high in potassium such as fruit (especially bananas and dried figs) make adrenal fatigue worse. Isn't this odd, that if you have adrenal fatigue, which can lead to Addisons, your bp actually drops when you stand up. I did the 'at home' tests and two of them showed me positive for adrenal fatigue. The bp test and the scrape the belly test. (4 replies)
... st labs everything was "normal" as said by my PCP, my eosinophils are double what they're supposed to be, my WBC and RBC were a few points higher then normal, my potassium was on the low normal and my calcium was on a few points away from being high. My TSH was 1.6 but on a whim she decided to test my PTH that came back as 7. ... (1 replies)
... No doctor has ever said that people with adrenal fatigue or Addisons ever become bed ridden. People with Addisons live life just fine as long as they take they're meds and see a doctor regularly. I have Addisons and I am a active mother of 3 young children. ... (7 replies)
... Help! I have been going to Dana Farber Center for iron infusions every week for almost 3 years-a 2 week off treatment every 4 months & levels drop crazy or delete. Lab tests were showing levels still dropping in the red cells & others. {I have to have one treatment in 5 doses-as the side effects are so bad -so it takes 15-25 weeks to get it levels up enough for a break off... (0 replies)
... I have read it is really unlikely for addisons to affect more then one family member. ... (1 replies)
... I've had lots of blood tests done including cortisol and sodium and potassium and they have all come back normal. I have so many addisons symptoms but is it still possible this is what i have even though the tests are all normal? ... (3 replies)
... have read that people with Addison's generally have high potassium, and mine was low in the ER, I was confused if I really have adreanl problems, then why was my potassium low and not high? ... (7 replies)
... out, you are sweating. With addison's disease, one does not hold on to salt, there for an adrenal crisis occurs when sodium drops to a critical point and usually potassium rises. Blood pressure usually drops and the body tries to compensate by beating faster. Body temperature drops and one can become confused. ... (10 replies)
... Sage I am new here and don't know your history, so sorry if this question seems redundant but, how were you diagnosed with AI, and why is your endo trying to wean you off of the Cortef? I can understand why he is testing your sodium and potassium. With AI, one of the tell-tale signs of your adrenals not producing aldosterone is your body's inability to absorb sodium, thus... (2 replies)
... I was diagnosed with Addisons in May 2012. The doctors started treating me with straight hydrocortisone, 40 mg daily, split dose, and no florinef. ... (2 replies)
Addisons & Pheo?
Feb 27, 2012
... diagnose rare diseases I would greatly appreciate it! I'm at my wits end and afraid that at 47 that I'm going to have a stroke from my pressure going to high or Addisons crisis. Thank you in advance. ... (0 replies)
... Im hypothyrid and I keep loosing weight to. Some people just loose weight rather than gain it and I have no idea why. I also have 2 friends who are hypo and they have lost weight to. (3 replies)
... My potassium was 4. ... (3 replies)

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