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Posted 24 May 2013 by • 3 answers
... I was prescribed this drug from my quack... supposed Migraine Specialist, Thankfully he has since retired but I wonder at what cost to all his past patients? Regardless I did find out that I have severe food allergies that trigger Migraines along with some physical neck problems. The prescribed ...
Posted 18 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
I'm stopping them, I am experiencing low blood pressure, exhaustion, pain in my mid back, even increasing my normal cortisone intake isn't helping. Does anyone know how those drugs and Addison's interact with each other?
I'm having surgery Monday to have a rod the length of my femur inserted with several screws to hold?
Posted 10 Jun 2016 by • 0 answers
... it in place to try to stabilize my left hip which I fractured in mid-December but has yet to heal. The traumatic orthopedic surgeon said that the latest MRI and x-rays show the fracture is now nearly all the way across the femoral head and has gotten wider though is still in place. His concern ...
Posted 5 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
Ok heres the story. I had ITP awile back and i was given 60mg of predisone as part of the treatment. The thing is I also have primary addisons disease and take 5mg of predisone normly daily. I am wondering why when i was on the 60mg of predisone I felt GREAT! I mean i havn't felt that good in ...
Posted 8 Jan 2016 by • 0 answers
I was recently diagnosed with RA in my feet. I was also born with a solitary kidney, right. I've struggled with depression and fatigue all my life until I was put on prednisone for my RA. My depression and fatigue have pretty much DC'd. I'm aware predinsone is dangerous, ICU RN, but ...
Posted 30 Sep 2015 by • 0 answers
In other wise we use hydrocortisone in treatment of adrenal insufficiency not use predinsolone in pediatric age group... Thank you
Posted 19 Jul 2014 by • 1 answer
I have been on Synthroid 40+ years. Dr just added the Cytomel yesterday to see if I might feel better. I'm Panhypopit, secondary adrenal insufficiency (Addison's), had Graves but treated with rai 41 yrs ago & have no thyroid function. I'm on a maintenance Cortef dose of 15/5/5 ...
Posted 5 Feb 2014 • 6 answers
- I'm 15 and my mom has had IC with Adrenal insufficiency and Addison's Disease on top of it for 11 years. She's in chronic pain a lot and I feel totally out of control and helpless. I've hit my breaking point and I feel like I can't talk to anyone that really understands. ...
Posted 21 Nov 2013 by • 1 answer
Ive just started taking 15 mg hydrocortisone per day for mild cortisol insufficiency I'm not feeling very good and was wondering if anyone had experienced this at the begining
Posted 20 Sep 2013 by • 1 answer
I take cortisone acitate 3 times a day but it doesn't say on the leaflet and I cant remember when I am supposed to take it. My chemist is always engaged as is my GP. I take this medication for underactive adrenal glands.
Posted 8 Apr 2013 by • 1 answer
there is a patient with thyroid storm. is it possible to give IV hydrocortisone and IV dexamethasone concurrently for 1 day?
Posted 10 Oct 2012 by • 2 answers
... bones r bad, but what else may have been affected? internal tissues? i had a nine yr. misdiagnosis of schmidts syndrome- tri endo= thyroid.ovaries and adrenal. double dosed when under stress so 25 and 25 1/2 time was 50 and 50. floranif , i forget..think it was just 5mg or 10 mg daily. thank u
Posted 13 Nov 2012 by • 2 answers
I show most of the symptoms of adrenal insufficiency like skin bronzing of exposed parts, exhaustion etc. I did an 8am test according to which my serum cortisol was 145ng/ml and acth was 25.00. I'm still not convinced. What more tests should I do? I'm considering acth stimulation or ...
Posted 27 Sep 2012 by • 1 answer
Posted 17 Mar 2012 by • 1 answer
... What is everyone else taking?? Thanks. Mary, madhatter
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