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... izes in reproductive endocrinology. She wants to have some related hormone tests performed, and I don't want to mess up the validity of results. I am taking 5 mg pregnenolone MWF, and have been for a month. Prior to that on another drs advice, I was taking 10 mg DHEA MWF, but then decided to go back to Pregnenolone. ... (2 replies)
... Started treatment on 2006 with a 5.1 TSH. Obtained old medical records, saw I was 4.5 in 1995.....:mad: Started on 50 mcg. Dr said i "was in range" with a 2.9 TSH after 2 months. Went to new dr, went up to 100 mcg thyroxine. Wanted to try armour, went to new dr. Switched to 45 mg. Then had ER visit. Struggled from mid summer last year till Dec to optimize, and ended up... (2 replies)
... Wow! This is a lot. How did they start you with thyroid meds.. at what level? ... (2 replies)

... Just to add two cents here because I'm in the middle of a similar dillema.... It is a FACT that if adrenals go unsupported, it can be very difficult to take thryoid hormone. Armour can be wonderful, but under the circumstance of weak adrenals its a blunt instrument. You just feel really beat up. I know...I'm on Armour. On good adrenals...Armour if you ask me, is the... (15 replies)
... Pregnenolone is a natural hormone made from cholesterol in the body. Pregnenolone is an intermediate in the synthesis of all steroid hormones. It is synthesized inside the mitochondria, the tiny "power plants" found in each cell. ... (31 replies)
... Pregnenolone is a natural hormone made from cholesterol in the body. Pregnenolone is an intermediate in the synthesis of all steroid hormones. It is synthesized inside the mitochondria, the tiny "power plants" found in each cell. ... (18 replies)
... Since thyroid always goes hand in hand with primary and secondary AI, also recommend you get TSH, free T3, free T4, TPO and Tga thyroid antibodies tested. In men, primary hypothyroid will be above 2.2 and higher, secondary is 1.8 or lower. Between 1.8 and 2. ... (31 replies)
... I am hypothyroid and I read a lot of people have adrenal issues with their thyroid problems. My doctor won't treat my adrenal glands based on the results below but I would appreciate a second opinion from you all. ... (16 replies)
... that state that low Pregnenolone is a marker for Hypopituitarism? ... (31 replies)
Adrenal Fatigue??
Sep 22, 2007
... Get your thyroid results from that doctor... the numbers. Have them mail you a copy with the lab results. "Normal" can mean almost anything. ... (88 replies)
... When she started me on Pregenolone for the adrenals and Armour Thyroid in August, I had a bad reaction to both. After 1 day on Armour I became nauseous and had a headache so I stopped it. ... (5 replies)
... They haven't done the Pregnenolone or Aldosterone tests. ... (12 replies)
... x normal doses of hormones and high thyroid to get those into normal lab ranges. ... (5 replies)
... s I was dx with. I have been told that my thyroid tests are normal, but I continue to suffer from horrible fatigue, no motivation, and no libido. ... (2 replies)
... I haven't been to the Thyroid forum yet at all... I'll visit. ... (7 replies)
... I would get a 24 hour cortisol rhythm test and fasting ACTH done. I would also have them throw in the AI condition most commonly responsible for Addison's ACA (Adrenal cortex antibodies). If you have the antibodies your adrenals are dying... just a matter of when. In addition is it a good suggestion to get your thyroid function tested as well: TSH 3rd gen FT3 FT4 ... (3 replies)
... Ok, here is my symptom list: Difficulty handling daily or excessive stress General feeling of weakness and being tired Taking longer then previously to get over illness or heal Rarely feel rested in the morning after 7 hours sleep, (getting out of bed in the morning is frequently a Hurculean task) Panic attacks / hyperventilation / heart palpitations / feeling like... (45 replies)
... Thanks kmatthew. Yes, I'm on 180mg Armour thyroid, 45mg cortef, 0.15 fludro, 120mg pregnenolone, plus sublingual (spray) DHEA... on the high end of all of those, from what I can tell, but still at the edge of fatigue and certainly lack of stamina. Still trying to build that, but slowly. I overdid it the last couple of days and was unable to push the exercise biking this... (4 replies)
... etic, I have insulin resistance. All these things were checked at the same time, I have low cortisol, DHEA, progesterone, estrogen. My endo has put me on Cortef, pregnenolone and DHEA. ... (88 replies)
... Diane, Sorry to hear that you aren't feeling well. My endo also recommended that I take DHEA, but with my Cortef and pregnenolone. I also like you, am afraid to take it. I asked him is it would make my hair fall out and grow hair on my face, and the only reply I got was "not any worse than the cortef will" that was not encouraging! I read that if you are going to take it you... (10 replies)


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