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We found 16 questions associated with the 'Adrenal Insufficiency' topic.

Getting off Dexamethasone, Or as I like to call it, (Deathamethasone)?

Posted 24 May 2013 by ratfink11 4 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 ...

Prednisone side effect duration?

Posted 17 Aug 2018 by CSA1861 3 answers

About seven weeks ago, I was given a 4 mg Medrol Dosepak (6 days) for costochondritis. The week I took it, I had no issues at all. It didn't help my inflammation, but didn't seem to hurt either. HOWEVER! A few days after the last dose, my face started feeling very flush and I even ...

Interstitial Cystitis - I'm 15 and my mom has had IC with Adrenal insufficiency and Addison's?

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. ...

Adrenal Insufficiency - Is there a compounded form of hydrocortisone? If so, can anyone tell me?

Posted 28 Feb 2011 by madhattersbash 4 answers

... more about it? I have a compounding pharmacist and he didn't seem to know anything about it. I am trying to change all my prescriptions over from hard tablets to gel-type capsules, so that they will break down faster. Thanks!

Allergic reaction to baclofen? Can I just stop taking it?

Posted 22 Apr 2013 by PurpleButterfies 3 answers

Has anyone taken baclofen experienced what they thought might be an allergic reaction to it? I'm not sure if its the baclofen or something else, but I have been experiencing severe itching, wheezing, fogginess, & swelling in my face, hands, ankles & feet which has gotten much worse ...

Adrenal Insufficiency - what r the affects on the body with long term cortisone and florinef. my?

Posted 10 Oct 2012 by mera30120 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

How long does it take for PROZAC to get out of your body?

Posted 13 Sep 2010 by FeelingSoGood 1 answer

I have a multitude of chronic conditions, such as Hashimoto's Thyroiditis-where your body snacks on your thyroid (of course got the goiter (small) and a nodule too, Adrenal Insufficiency from Hemorrhaged Adrenal Gland and an Adenoma, Fibromyalgia, Anxiety/Panic Disorder, Depression, Chronic ...

Prednisone & Florinef for 15 years for Adrenal Insufficiency - am always exhausted, any advice?

Posted 26 May 2011 by Lindy Sue 3 answers

Hi I have had Primary Adrenal Insufficiency for 15 years and I have been on Prednisone(5mg) Florineff(1mg) the entire time. For about 1 year I have been extremly exhausted. I spoke to my Endo and he told me some people need more sleep than others. Which really irritated me because I get a solid 8 ...

I have been on hydrocortisone for 5 years now (adrenal insufficiency). Is it possible to became...

Posted 26 Sep 2018 by adi03 1 answer

... immune to the medications? I feel sickly all the time and I am having more difficulties with daily tasks.

Using IV hydrocortisone and IV dexamethasone concurrently?

Posted 8 Apr 2013 by kimmi toxica 1 answer

there is a patient with thyroid storm. is it possible to give IV hydrocortisone and IV dexamethasone concurrently for 1 day?

Anyone have nausea when first taking Cytomel?

Posted 19 Jul 2014 by maryellenpowers2014 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 ...

How often do you get your blood tested after getting infusions?

Posted 31 Aug 2017 by Smallplanetco 2 answers

I've had 4 infusions of Hizentra but no where can I find how often blood should be tested to monitor how it's working. Any feedback appreciated. MY doctor is over 2 hours away & his nurses won't ask him this question!!! I see him in 3 weeks but am going to Cleveland Clinic ...

What is the difference between prednison and cortif?

Posted 24 Jan 2010 by antonio1 1 answer

In treating adrenal insufficiency is cortif preferred over prednison?

Adrenal insufficiency help and advice needed?

Posted 21 Nov 2013 by anniefun 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

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