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... As somebody working in medical research I have to disagree. The normal ranges are based on cortisol test results from healthy people! ... (5 replies)
... After being sick for over a year and seeing about 10 doctors, I am about to go to an endocrinologist this week. ... (2 replies)
... I got the results of my Cortisol am and pm saliva test. ... (11 replies)

Weird ranges...
Jun 16, 2004
... Basically all labs use Synacthen as the stimulating agent instead of real ACTH. Real ACTH is not stable enough to be used for this. ... (2 replies)
Weird ranges...
Jun 16, 2004
... Finally I received copies of the lab sheets from my endo visit. When I looked at the ranges for the ACTH stim test, I realized they looked a bit odd. For cortisol baseline, the range went from 2.3 to 19. ... (2 replies)
... In the face of symptoms, the cortisol and DHEA values are low. The test ranges are for healthy people with no symptoms. ... (3 replies)
... a number of other serum hormone levels as well, which were within normal range, albeit lower end, but that was of course good enough for him. ... (5 replies)
... nk the answer to your question lies in understanding what is meant by the term "normal range." I believe that there is a general definition, yet different tests for certain substances use varying types of ranges. ... (3 replies)
... You can't reliably diagnose anything from the ATCH test and you can't do cortisol replacement from that test either. ... (1 replies)
... ike 2.60 or something and so it's considered normal, but the tsh again is 0.7. I have heard that that is a low normal and I think it is, but it's not low enough for any of these specialists to treat it. I will go one for the next 20 years like this and will never be treated because I'm so "normal". ... (3 replies)
... You can't diagnose adrenal insufficiency with simple blood tests, you need some kind of stimulation test to determine your maximum cortisol output. I suggest you ask for a visit with an endocrinologist. ... (16 replies)
... not see what is really wrong so at least your doctor is seeing that you possibly have an issue with your diurnal rhythm. Another good test is at midnight, where cortisol should be at its lowest and some with Cushing's will be high. ... (29 replies)
... My Cortisol level was at 5.0 too and I was put on low dose of Hydrocortisone, but was pulled off because my blood pressure went extremely high. ... (1 replies)
... t sleep the night of the 8am cortisol test. ... (8 replies)
... After these results, I got put on hydrocortisone. I'm just wondering why, because my ranges seem to be normal for cortisol... I think... but I have no idea really. ... (1 replies)
... I noticed on one post that the cortisol results ranges seem really different from Canada. Can anyone on this board tell me if there is a difference between lab ranges from one country to another and if so what are the correct ranges in both countries. ... (0 replies)
... t know a thing about cortisol levels but I have recently been diagnosed with hypothyroidism. ... (1 replies)
... About two months ago, I had mentioned to my personal trainer that I was feeling very tired with low blood pressure. This had been going on for a couple months, on and off every couple of weeks. ... (2 replies)
... I am currently taking 30 mg of cortef, .1 of florinef along with 75 mcg or Synthorid and .5 mcg of Cytomel along with Dostinex two times per week for my pituatary problem. I am so much better than 5 weeks ago, still dizzy and tired but not as bad. ... (7 replies)
Low sodium
Jan 31, 2009
... I have a history of chronic health with a dx of fms for over 3 years and it is managed with neurontin as well as elavil and to a degree I can function ok but have to know my limits. ... (2 replies)

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