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... 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)
... 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)

... My nutitional counciler believes that I am suffering from adrenal fatigue and a thyroid problem...my saliva cortisol levels show adrenal issues... ... (7 replies)
... Working 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)
... se by the use of steroids for other conditions, pituitary tumors. And of course removal of the Adrenal glands to treat Cushing's Disease will produce primary AD and the need for replacement of both corticosteroids and mineralcorticosteroids. ... (3 replies)
... Wow! You have kept a close eye on your friend and her blood work. I didn't know anything about the drug she was on, so I looked it up. The list below is from an NIH website for Megestrol. ... (6 replies)
... If you do have addisons 10mg a day is not enough so you would not feel well. Treating the thyroid before the addisons would also make you feel lousy. ... (8 replies)
... sodium and potassium levels. ... (10 replies)
... sodium and potassium levels. ... (6 replies)
... Might be best to rule out addisons before treating your thyroid. ... (9 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)
... Proper treatment for addisons is the key to feeling well. ... (1 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. At that time I was put on cortef and told I had adrenal insufficency but was never told if it was primary or secondary. ... (3 replies)
Sonyamom
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)
... High cortisol is a sign of cushings and can make you feel just as bad as addisons. The low BP makes me wonder though. As well as the lack of eating. Is it a lack of eating or is it a lack of hunger? ... (12 replies)
... year old son was very ill and without health insurance, so he did not want to go to the hospital. ... (23 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)
... 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)
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)


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