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Adrenal crisis
Jun 2, 2006
... sodium and potassium levels. ... (3 replies)
Adrenal crisis
May 16, 2006
... Uggh, I typed this and the board messed up and now I have t retype it. ... (3 replies)
... Help me please I started prednisone for a sinus infection and I took 4 pills for 3 days and then 3 pills for 2 days, I couldn't continue taking them because of rapid heartbeat/very short of breath, even walking made me short of breath its horrible! anyway I took 19 pills in total, but on the 5th day i was unable to continue since i feel so sick on them, my doc insists i... (0 replies)

... My dosing has fluctuated a lot in the past few years, as I'm trying to arrive upon the right "fit". As I mentioned in previous post, I've had a lot of emotional and financial stress in the past couple of years. ... (13 replies)
... to be dealing with this. He was very unhappy having to accept that he had Addisons and absolutely hated taking meds. ... (8 replies)
... Hi everyone. I was diagnosed with Addison's only a few days ago. Things got crazy... I went into adrenal crisis before I was diagnosed. Guess that's the problem with being too stubborn to go to the doctor! I have been prescribed Prednisone and Fludrocortisone. ... (16 replies)
... sodium and potassium levels. ... (8 replies)
... I am having such a difficult time with figuring out dosing of Hydrocortisone. I seem to burn through Hydrocortisone so quickly and this is especially causing problems with sleep. ... (8 replies)
... Primary Adrenal Insufficiency on Yom Kippur 1998 when I had my first Adrenal Crisis. I almost died that day. ... (3 replies)
... medicated, or the wrong medication for you is being used. PLEASE, do something to change this. Call another dr and be evaluated. Please let us know how you are doing. ... (20 replies)
... ough the HC SO fast, that I get low cortisol symptoms all the time, even on my high dose! I do have slight cushings symptoms, a little puffiness around the face, and some stomach weight gain, but i was very gaunt before, very underweight.. and now I just look normal to most people. ... (20 replies)
... sease in November of 2003. My story is typical where I wasn't diagnosed until at a very grave point. Two days after diagnosis I ended up in the emergency room in adrenal crisis ... ... (6 replies)
... adrenal crisis specifically. ... (6 replies)
... hrough the night. I know that HC is easier on your body, but I also feel that it may be equally as hard or stressful on your body to not have adequate cortisol. And not to mention how critical good sleep is for people with any degree of Adrenal Insufficiency. ... (4 replies)
... I would agree with Wanda about this. Metapyrone testing is essentially outdated because of much safer and easier alternative testing that likely offer just as or more accurate results. ... (2 replies)
... was because of the prednisone use.I am on prednisone for my breathing problems which has helped me out alot. I told him I COUDN'T GET OFF OF IT, but he insisted that I needed to. ... (6 replies)
... Hello! I'm new here, and I've been reading over other's posts trying to find some helpful information for my mother in law. She's 58 years old, and up until 2yrs ago, her only "true" health concern was diabetes. ... (7 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)
... Well I am officially frustrated with my endo. This is the third time I have gone to him and we are getting no where. First time I did all the lab work up for him but was on 12.5 prednisone in the morning with 7.5 in the afternoon. ... (8 replies)
... one morning it just started. I was in the bathroom brushing my teeth and I had a MAJOR dizzy spell. I thought that maybe it was that it had been a while since I had ate anything, but throughout that day I continued to have them. ... (13 replies)


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