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Adrenal Insufficiency and Addison's Disease

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11.4% of the posts that mention Adrenal Insufficiency also mention Addison's Disease (1,064 posts)
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Treatments such as Hydrocortisone, Dexamethasone and Solu Cortef are used both for Adrenal Insufficiency and Addison's Disease.

Adrenal Insufficiency

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Adrenal insufficiency is a condition in which the adrenal glands, located above the kidneys, do not produce adequate amounts of steroid hormones (chemicals produced by the body that regulate organ function), primarily cortisol, but may also include impaired aldosterone production (a mineralcor... Read more on Wikipedia

Top Treating Medications

Hydrocortisone
Dexamethasone
Solu Medrol

Addison's Disease

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(Addison s disease)
Addison’s disease (also chronic adrenal insufficiency, cortisol) is a rare, chronic endocrine disorder where the adrenal glands do not produce sufficient steroid hormones (glucocorticoids and often mineralocorticoids). Lifelong, continuous treatment with steroid replacement therapy is r... Read more on Wikipedia

Top Treating Medications

Prednisone
Hydrocortisone
Florinef
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What patients are saying about Adrenal Insufficiency and Addison's Disease

1,064 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
for adrenal insufficiency (I don't have Addison's...
...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...
are exactly the same, and so is the treatment -- hydrocor...
...something else, like the pituitary), some doctors say it isn't \"true\" Addison's because the adrenal glands haven't failed. So, your doctor may not be using the term \"Addicon's Disease\". Still,...
one comes before the other. I get to start hydrocortisone...
...adrenal insufficiency. SO Addison's.. be it secondary/primary. With my Hashimoto's I can not tell which one comes before the other. I get to start hydrocortisone tablets tomorrow. I...
and sometimes if I forget to take my hydrocortisone...
...hydrocortisone or fludrocortisone, which help to regulate my salt and potassium levels, then I will get intense headaches and stomach pains. After I take the medication, the symptoms will disappea...
and not Adrenal Insufficiency? Did the hydrocortisone...
Quote: So you have Addison's and not Adrenal Insufficiency? Did the hydrocortisone that was able to get ...thyroid medication help with your tiredness? Sorry if I already...
had it lately. I'm told I do have secondary Addison's...
...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...
of that. I read about adrenal insufficiency(addisons disease...
...on 20mgs and have since tapered having to re-up my dosage a few times for flareups. I was down to 1mg but got an email from my rheumy yesterday saying my cortisol level was low .and I had to resume...
of that. I read about adrenal insufficiency(addisons disease...
...on 20mgs and have since tapered having to re-up my dosage a few times for flareups. I was down to 1mg but got an email from my rheumy yesterday saying my cortisol level was low .and I had to resume...
of that. I read about adrenal insufficiency(addisons disease...
...on 20mgs and have since tapered having to re-up my dosage a few times for flareups. I was down to 1mg but got an email from my rheumy yesterday saying my cortisol level was low .and I had to resume...
from being on long term steroids? I only know of Prednisone...
...question. Do you currently have Addison's Disease (Adrenal Insufficiency)? Or are you adrenally insufficient from being on long term steroids? I only know of Prednisone in pill form but they...
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