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Adrenal insufficiency is a condition in which the adrenal glands, located above the kidneys, do not produce adequate amounts of steroi...Read on Wikipedia
Common Adrenal Insufficiency treatments discussed around the web
Hydrocortisone 788 Dexamethasone 71 Solu Medrol 34
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Adrenal Insufficiency & Addison's Disease
11.2% of the posts that mention Adrenal Insufficiency also mention Addison's Disease (1,162 posts)
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does or has anyobe suffered a stroje or strk. like sympt. due to the excessive drop n rise of body temp and bp at the same time as feeling like a heart attack is about to happen then leading to unbelievabe uforiatic sensation in their head after a continiius onset of these symt,?i sked. an emergency appt with my endocrinologist.id appreciate any imput before my appt. thnku
" ...have adrenal insufficiency, ...Dexamethasone which is equal to about 30 mg Prednisone. I was getting 10 mg dexamethasone, which would be a little over 60 mg Prednisone. But we reduced it thi... "
" ...I have Adrenal Insufficiency. My symptoms are a lot like yours. Also have to watch out for Addison's too, among other things it could be. No, I wouldn't be too thrilled to be off Hydrocortisone for... "
" ....I have addison's and am informed by my Dr that adrenal insufficiency is the same. You could either have primary or secondary).Before diagnosed and starting hydrocortiosone and fludrocortisone I... "
" ...out here for you. Everything you do to treat non-Addison's adrenal insufficiency is going to be looked ...becomes a fight over my \"questionable adrenal insufficiency\" diagnosis. After the fi... "
" ...Addison's disease and Adrenal insufficiency? Can you have the adrenal insufficiency without having full blown addison's? I am onlyasking cuz when I googled that Addison's disease... "
" ...still have Addison's. In my case, they just started treating the symptoms (which all pointed to adrenal insufficiency) and made ...functioning. (Technically, I have secondary Addison's Disease, ... "
" ...out, before going on the Florinef, but haven't had it lately. I'm told I do have secondary Addison's, though. Adrenal Insufficiency, actually, but I'm not sure... "
" ...points!! Nothing on the knees or knuckles. I am on Hydrocortisone for adrenal insufficiency (I don't have Addison's) and my doc explained the hyperpigmentation is most likely... "
" ...to him about are: -treating for adrenal insufficiency even if the tests seem ...to cry even though this is great news. Maybe treating the Addison's will fix everything, but I'm inclined not to... "
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