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Low cortisol
Jan 15, 2007
... and I'm on 15mg of cortef and I was an exercise freak and had all the energy in the world before I got sick. That was 2 years ago and I'm still trying to get back in the gym. ... (12 replies)
Low cortisol
Jan 14, 2007
... nd saliva test. The doctor went over all the results. He came back with low cortisol, adrenal disfunction and low testosterone alone with low sbgh. He gave him a prescription for cortef 15 mg and some adrenal pills to take and to come back to him in about 2 weeks to see if the cortef is working. ... (12 replies)
... Holistic gave me the lunesta. He said that sleeping problems are very common with AI and had no problem giving them to me. He actually gave me a prescription for a 6 month supply. I am also taking a neurotransmitter supplement which I feel is already making a difference. I actually had a pretty good weekend fatigue wise. ... (17 replies)

Jan 17, 2007
... Take hydrocortisone tablets by mouth. Follow the directions on the prescription label. Swallow the tablets with a drink of water. Take with milk or food to avoid stomach upset. ... (14 replies)
... t for her my hubby would have been dead. ... (4 replies)
... Hi! My goodness, you must be feeling awful. I'm so sorry for everything you're going through. ... (26 replies)
Cortef dosing
May 15, 2007
... I have a friend that was just diagnosed with AF. She is really reluctant to take cortef so I wanted to ask how you thought the pregnenolone was working for you and if it is a prescription or otc. I still am feeling no relief from the cortef. I had a bad week with a horrible sore throat and flu like symptoms. ... (24 replies)
Cortef dosing
May 15, 2007
... am. I have been on the Wobenzym N for over 3 weeks now also though and don't know exactly which is helping me the most. the preg. or the Wob. So I am going to keep taking both. ... (24 replies)
Generic Cortef
Mar 19, 2008
... I have been taking the generic brand by West Ward since 1999. I like it better than the Cortef and I feel better as well. Don't be afraid to switch to this brand. I get the prescription filled for ther 20mg pills and cut them in half. ... (6 replies)
... Haven't conversed with you in a while. I took the preg. for a month but the Endo didn't feel that it improved my symptoms enough, and the new no sugar, no flour, no rice, no noodle, no ECT. ... (10 replies)
... The only thing that they diagnosed me with at this point was adrenal insuffincency syndrome, god know that's test me for everything else. The major syptoms was my weight loss and I'm just tired.... ... (13 replies)
... old for a long time now. Just when I thought I had finally found the problem something else comes up. ... (1 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. ... (10 replies)
... ne in my post. I guess I had a Lyme brain moment. But at least you knew who I was refering to. I changed it on the post. I don't really feel any different on the cortef yet. How long did it take you? ... (10 replies)
... If you receive an early diagnosis of Addison's disease, treatment may involve taking prescription corticosteroids. Because your body isn't producing sufficient steroid hormones, your doctor may have you take one or more hormones to replace the deficiency. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks everyone. The reason I was wondering if my dr. was wrong is because I was diagnosed with hypoparathyroidism and I started taking the medication for that and was beginning to feel better. ... (6 replies)
... Thanks for your reply. Ok...which test should I trust. Salivary or blood test for cortisol levels. ... (7 replies)
... Taking cortef or any steroid will just further depress your adrenal activity. ... (7 replies)
... I take OTC DHEA. I didn't know there is prescription DHEA. I wonder if it is better, and how it would be? ... (10 replies)
... I may call my Doc tomorrow and ask about that. I am always dehydrated and I take 30mg of Cortef daily. I have pretty much figured out what is causing my heat intolerance though. There are 3 factors. This is about the hottest Summer of my LIFE. ... (3 replies)

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