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... Ah the florinef fluffies. I also take .2. I take 1 gram salt tablets with each tablet for a total of 2 grams of salt plus salt with my food. ... (4 replies)
... I had autoimmune thyroid disease since childhood and then had a thyroidectomy for thyroid cancer about 17 years ago. I was put on a high dose of synthroid and felt fine until my endocrinologist started reducing the Synthroid dose about 3 years ago to bring my TSH into normal range. ... (0 replies)
... However, most addisonian people do much better on it as well as with taking additional salt tablets. I have friends and the dose varies from half a tablet and sometimes I have taken as many as 3. My BP was pretty low at that time. I am now back to .1. ... (5 replies)

... You need cortef or a steroid. Florinef only replaces the mineral corticorsteroids and is not all of what you need but a portion and maybe not even the portion that you need. ... (10 replies)
... low dose 0.001mcg Cortrosyn via I. ... (0 replies)
... low dose 0.001mcg Cortrosyn via I. ... (1 replies)
... tab of Florinef daily. Keep in mind large amounts of salt will harm the stomach lining. ... (15 replies)
Apr 30, 2008
... My renin goes up and down like crazy and how is beyond me since I don't have no frikken adrenal glands anymore. ... (8 replies)
... Knowing this would help to determine if you need Florinef. Has your renin been checked to see if you need it? ... (5 replies)
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Jan 16, 2014
... ns. I am a 20 year old female with primary addisons diagnosed at age 8 and no other known health conditions. I am currently on 10mg HC am, 5mg HC 1pm, and 100mcg florinef am. ... (4 replies)
... Florinef is often prescribed but not always... if sodium and potassium are always normal and her heart rate are fine, then she is technically fine without it but my docs test renin, potassium and sodium to make sure. Potassium is in a lot of veggies - even potatoes so she may be getting it without you thinking she is. I drink V8 to get sodium and potassium when i feel... (2 replies)
... Have you ever had your aldosterone and renin levels checked? ... (1 replies)

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