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Addisons Disease
Aug 23, 2010
... i never wieghed more than 100 my whole life! But heck i would rather be a little over wieght than be that sick ever agian! So then my endo put me on prednisone, and ive been on that for 5 years now, and i did better with my wieght being on that, we just had to get the dosage right. ... (4 replies)
... I have just been diagnosed with Addisons disease. My symptoms are severe fatigue, weakness, diarrah, muscle weakness and constant infections. ... (2 replies)
... sodium and potassium levels. ... (10 replies)

... Hi Everyone, I have been diagnosed with addisons disease for 14 yrs. I've been on 5 mg prednisone all that time and it has worked well for me. Except last week I was diagnosed with avascular necrosis of my right hip and am going to have to have a hip replacement. The Dr. ... (6 replies)
... I am 39 year old female just diagnosed recently with Addisons disease after 8 months of vomiting and feeling terrible. I have been put on 20 mg of hydrocortisone in the am and 10mg at night. ... (6 replies)
... I have been recently diagnosed with Addisons Disease in November of 2003. My story is typical where I wasn't diagnosed until at a very grave point. ... (6 replies)
... My son has addisons disease and other autoimmune diseases which he takes prednisone, fludrocortisone, synthyroid, oscal, rocaltrol for. ... (17 replies)
... undefined Hi, I have some physical symptoms which point to addisons disease. I have bluish black spots o my face and I have had them for so many years. They are always there. my face skin color and general body color has darkened. ... (1 replies)
... Is addison's and adrenal insufficiency the same thing? ... (13 replies)
... lly diagnosed I had terrible brain fog really bad affected my job I couldn't remember things I had done even the day before. I'm alot better now that I take the Prednisone however, I have hypoglycemia as well and if I don't eat when I'm supposed to or enough protein I feel very spacey as well. ... (15 replies)
... What that means is that he has been hearing voices, auditory hallucinations, he is easily confused, depressed, unmotivated, and as of late delusional. ... (4 replies)
... I got as low as 79 pounds. Then when they found I had addisons I went all the way up to 145 pounds, then they switched me on prednisone and I was 120 and stayed there for years. Then I had a baby, and I'm 130 and I've had a really hard time losing the baby weight. ... (4 replies)
... Hi there, I'm new to this so I'm hoping many of you can help me or sort some things out, I'll try and keep it brief. ... (13 replies)
Steroids
Feb 24, 2004
... then it no longer produces any ACTH and therefore no more cortisol is produced. ... (5 replies)
... HI I'v had Addisons Disease since i was 17, sorry i have no idea about Anabolic Steroids but hope i can help with the cortisol I take 50mg a day and know all about weight issue. The cortisal is really just doing what your body should do. ... (5 replies)
Adrenal crisis
Jun 2, 2006
... sodium and potassium levels. ... (3 replies)
... I just wanted to say I went to my endo and she started weaning me off of the prednisone in Oct. She started weaning me off by 1mg every 2 weeks and this Tuesday I will be down to 1mg in the morning. She is a great endo. Does my ACTH levels monthly and now biweekly. The last she checked my ACTH was 3. ... (8 replies)
... being a good start to either confirm addisons or rule it out. ... (8 replies)
... adrenal antibodies tested, as the Prednisone might not affect those as much as the hormone levels. I cannot go off Prednisone for testing! ... (2 replies)
... You mentioned that you had an adrenal crisis after surgery. That's really not that uncommon. However, do you have addisons disease or are you being treated because your adrenals aren't doing their thing because of the steriod treatment from the adrenal crisis. ... (8 replies)


Associated Tags: addison's, addisons disease, adrenal insufficiency, cortef, dexamethasone, endocrinologist, florinef, hydrocortisone, potassium, prednisone effect on cortisol, primary adrenal failure, synthroid, weight gain due to steroids

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