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... Might be best to rule out addisons before treating your thyroid. ... (9 replies)
... being a good start to either confirm addisons or rule it out. ... (8 replies)
... Proper treatment for addisons is the key to feeling well. ... (1 replies)

... sodium and potassium levels. ... (7 replies)
... Have you been diagnosed with addisons disease? ... (18 replies)
... sodium and potassium levels. ... (4 replies)
Adrenal crisis
Jun 2, 2006
... sodium and potassium levels. ... (3 replies)
... sodium and potassium levels. ... (3 replies)
... sodium and potassium levels. ... (22 replies)
Adrenal Fatigue?
Sep 20, 2006
... sodium and potassium levels. ... (4 replies)
... sodium and potassium levels. ... (3 replies)
Mar 2, 2006
... In Addisons Disease the sodium leaves the cell and potassium goes into it causing the Addisons Crisis. The florinef I take causes me to keep my potassium and sodium in balance so I don't loose to much sodium. ... (6 replies)
... Jen, I know it is no help, but there are many many people who are much younger than you with addisons. We do go through a grieving period. We grieve for the person we used to be. Once you get your meds right you will feel better. It took me about 5 years to accept the fact that I will never be the energy bunny I was before addisons & have to do less. It is up to you... (8 replies)
... I feel like Iím dying most days. I cannot withstand ambient temperatures above 75í. I canít do *any* aerobic exercise without throwing up and fainting. I found that smoking keeps my BP right in the 100/65 range. Without it I faint every time I stand up without it. My skin is turning blotchy. I have dark pigment all around both my eyes and now itís starting to look like... (0 replies)
... ans by your body struggling to get enough Oxygen to the various organs. When your BP drops your blood volume decreases, this causes the heart to speed up. With Addisons you body cannot control you sodium levels in many cases and it without sodium cannot hold enough water to keep the blood volume up causing dehydration. ... (12 replies)
... With addisons you will need to learn to ask for what you want from the docs. ... (7 replies)
... This is just an example, not a recommendation, as you will need to work with your Dr on that. The other drug for salt, potassium and water balance is crucial if your electrolyes are off. ... (3 replies)
... Addisons patients crave salt, becasue there is a tendency to be an imbalance between Sodium and Potassium Potassium is uaulaly high and Sodium is low. This causes a salt craving, and considering that sodium is low, the salt is not bad for you. ... (3 replies)
... eds right her body shut down. She was extremely dehydrated, her bladder stopped working and the Dr had to put a foley in her. Her heart was 160 at resting. Her potassium was very low. She now knows she could have lost her life and I hope it will be a new beginning. ... (1 replies)
Schmidts syndrome
May 28, 2006
... ive had diabetes since i was 3 and addisons and hypothyroidism since i was 12 . ive had a lot of difficulty balancing my sugars and potassium , especially in my teenage years. i was in the hospital about every three weeks with high potassium and it was always bad. ... (4 replies)

Associated Tags: addisons disease, adrenal insufficiency, cytomel, florinef, hydrocortisone, potassium, synthroid

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