When I was diagnosed in March 2016, with PMR, one of the most cheering things was that I learnt via the forum that for most people the diseas...
Adrenal Insufficiency Emergency Injection Kit
Without so much as a warning a syringe and a 100 mg vial of Hydrocortisone and to be fair, a leaflet, arrived in the post today. Shouldn’t so...
Advice please! As I have frequently moaned about here, the last 3 years have resulted in a steadily increasing disability for me, especially ...
Hydrocortisone and Levothyroxine?
I have just been started on 25mg of Levothyroxine by my IVF clinic; we were due to do an embryo transfer this month, after our first cycle en...
aldosterone and cortisol results
My Gp has tested my morning cortisol and the results are: 286 ( 150- 620 ) My latest thyroid results from my gp are TSH: 1.02 ( 0.27-4.2 ) T4...
Addisons crisis or adrenal crisis? has anyone had either?
and if so do youfeel terribly ill? i rememeber about 2003ish when i was in a theatre with friends that i felt suddenly very ill and passed ou...
Hi I have been diagnosed with cushing’s syndrome in June I have a 3.8 adenoma and my bones are degenerating daily and lots more symptoms does...
Help with blood results, hypothyroid and adrenal insufficiency
Help with blood test results, Hypothyroidism and Adrenal Insufficiency I have been diagnosed with Hashimoto’s ( hypothyroid ) and Addison’s d...
Short Synacthen test - at short notice.
The secretary when asked said HRT patches & T3 are not steroids,( I self source without script T3)- & not to worry about that, as only hydroc...
I still feel very ill. Still have very heavy concrete arms. Could this be due to low cortisol levels or something along these lines. UK
I'm doing everything I possibly can ie B12injections, folate, vit D, K2 Iron etc etc....
Daily Mail article on thyroid treatment being denied
Thought people are fighting for better and more accessible treatment not cutting it back... Hasn't there been enough patient outcry?...
Synacthen Test Results
My Consultant rang me yesterday & l do have Secondary Adrenal Insufficiency, l thought as much because l feel so exhausted. She is referring ...
Contemplating connection or coincidence
I was diagnosed with PMR in September 2017. Started on 15 mg....
Low cortisol/adrenal insufficiency
Hi all I've had my cortisol tested due to being chronically fatigued and only 19 and it has came back low, saliva and blood test I am waiting...
Help with adrenal results
I’m was taking 42.5mcg of t3 when I did this saliva test at the beginning of last week....
Help Please! Low Ferritin, Underactive Thyroid and Adrenal Insufficiency
Hello, I have Hashimoto’s hypothyroidism, Addison’s disease ( adrenal insufficiency ) and low Ferritin. My question is what is the optimum fe...
After affects of short synacthen test
I have hypothyroidism but the Endo wanted to check if adrenals were a problem before returning to the thyroid....
£2500 of tests
Hi, I've seen a doctor recommended by Thyroid UK for the first time this week, and he has asked for many many tests....
The joys of P-AF (not)
A beautiful morning and I thought I would pop to Waitrose for some fruit before starting to dig and line the runner bean trench with compost ...
Help on Borderline Low Serum Cortisol test
I had a Saliver cortisol test a few weeks ago and the AM one was a little low, I showed the result to my GP who did a serum Cortisol Blood te...
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