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... I have PCOS, hypothyroid being treated, and have had high levels of DHEA in my labs for years. My prior endo doc thought it was one of the symptoms of PCOS. ... (0 replies)
... Just like you I have obvious thyroid symptoms. I also have TSH, T3 and T4 within range. I even have high DHEA combined with high cortisol. ... (1 replies)
... I'm having the same problem of figuring out which came first the chicken or the egg on this. I have high Cortisol levels and DHEA levels as well. Not sure if the hypothryodism is causing this or something else. ... (6 replies)

... cium, thus weakening bones and eventually causing osteoporosis. Prednisone also decreases the immune system, so Vitamin C daily is very beneficial. I also take DHEA as more recent research has shown that adrenal insufficient people are also DHEA insufficient. ... (7 replies)
... c I was 25 years old and had worse acne than I did in high school and got fed up with it. He noticed that I have hyperpigmentation, and asked if anyone had ever mentioned Addison's disease to me. ... (0 replies)
... About two years ago, I was seeing a naturopath, who for one reason or another thought I had hypothyroidism so he prescribed me dessicated thyroid. ... (1 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)
... and that the reason for my adrenal failure will be either autoimmune or benign tumors. ... (1 replies)
... I started Adderall in May this year for ADHD and then the heart palps started. I thought it was from the Adderall, and so I stopped it for awhile, and the heart palps continued. ... (0 replies)
... My knees are terrible. I've had pain in this area for a long time. ... (8 replies)
... Alright, Hormoneman, you asked for it! ... (31 replies)
... and people tell me I'm on a really high dose. The doc has already said I will be on it for life. No weaning off. Is my dose too high if I'm responding so well to the treatment? ... (1 replies)
... Many people do not have doctors that have much experience at first with Addisons. Or whatever the new words are. I have had it for 28 years. There are many ways to take the meds and many meds to take. If cortef is not working for you then you may need to try a different steroid. ... (2 replies)
... Well I have even more respect for my IM. She said most MDs probably can not handle me. I can be a bit intimidating. WHAT? ... (12 replies)
... Thanks for the post. ... (17 replies)
... Chali12, your symptoms sound similar to mine especially when you mentioned the part of your BP going high for no apparent reason. I had to purchase my own saliva testing kit. When I took the results to an MD I was finally noticed. ... (17 replies)
... the most notable were extreme fatigue, balace issues from very low blood pressure with a few falls, intolerance to heat and cold, and no tolerance for stress. Anything that stresses the body needs the body to produce cortisone and I wasn't producing enough to handle normal body stressors. ... (5 replies)
Would like info
Jul 8, 2004
... What I am posting for is that I have an adrenal tumor on my right side. ... (2 replies)
... ve needed help for the last three years but recently things are coming to a breaking point. ... (8 replies)


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