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... When would you decide that cortef might not be the best treatment? ... (8 replies)
... Weight gain is typically one of the side effects of steroids. I lost 30 pounds before I was diagnosed with hypopituitarism, and have gained 50 since I was put on Cortef. ... (1 replies)

... I have been taking 20 mg. of Cortef per day for more than a year. I have had some weight gain, but no other side effects of note. ... (4 replies)
... mg. is an extremely low dose. I take 15 and that is considered on the low side. I had no side effects from the Cortef, and I started on 60 mg. when I was first diagnosed with an Addison's crisis. I quickly weaned down to 30, then 20, then 15. ... (8 replies)
... what is the long term side effects taking cortef,can you develop severe pain in the right quadant and tenderness (0 replies)
... olights too and not eat so much candy. My doctors wanted me to drink boost and other shakes and I told them Gatorades alot better from there choices. There are side effects from cortef like acne and you will probably need some cream if you get them bad. ... (8 replies)
... what are some of the side effects? ... (4 replies)
Jan 17, 2007
... What side effects may I notice from taking hydrocortisone? ... (14 replies)
... AM and then at 7AM I take my calcium and 10 mg of dhea. I do not eat with my cortef and was told that I only should if it upset my stomach as it sometimes does when taken on an empty stomach. I didn't know it helped with absorbtion. ... (3 replies)
... are so much greater with the prednisone. Look it up! I'm glad you're doing better. I only take 15 mg of Cortef in the AM and 5 in the PM, but I only weigh a shade over 100 pounds. They originally started me on 30 mg in the AM and 15 in the PM, and I had side effects. ... (5 replies)
... I have hashimotos thyroid disease with adrenal fatigue. I am on thyroid meds and just recently went from 15mg cortef to 25mg. I am also taking Isocort 12mg. I still have some shakiness and muscle fatigue, though I am so much better than when I was on Isocort alone. ... (1 replies)
... I'm happy the cortef is working better for you. It seems to be the drug of choice in most cases because it is the most similar to what your own body makes. ... (5 replies)
Cortef questions
Feb 15, 2005
... hypo for 30 yrs. did ok until about 5 yrs ago. After going from Dr to Dr I'm seeing one now that started me on Cortef today. I'm on Armour and Synt. and still suffering many hypo probs. My question is what can I expect on Cortef in general ? ... (1 replies)
... I am new here also. My pharmacy switched me from Cortef to Hydocort the last refill I received. I have been on the Cortef for 7 years since dx. ... (6 replies)
... I take 5mg Cortef twice a day for adrenal fatigue. It is really helping, but I am still struggling during the two weeks before my period. ... (2 replies)
Cortef Resistance
Oct 12, 2012
... again with a 2 month follow up. I don't feel that the increase dose is making a difference. My primary physician says I physically present looking like Cushings side effects, yet below normal cortisol levels and wants me to talk to Endo about referral to Mayo Clinic or other teaching hospital. Pretty scared! ... (0 replies)
... The cytomel helps with my body temp but not much with all other symptoms such as fatigue, brain fog, weakness, adapting to stress. Are there any side effects to taking cortef? ... (0 replies)
... Heart palps mean you need FLORINEF as well not cortef... I would start with SALT not cortef or florinef for the fluid retention issues. ... (3 replies)
... I'm hesitating to take it because some of the side effects although I know I have to get rid of this infection. I'm afraid so many infections is going to keep me from having my knee replacement surgery. ... (0 replies)

Associated Tags: clarinex, cytomel, florinef, hydrocortisone, levothyroxine, levoxyl, potassium, synthroid, thyroxine, unithroid

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