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Old 09-28-2009, 07:59 AM   #1
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Florinef and thirst

Hi,
I was put on Florinef last week and the only thing that I have noticed is that I am not crazy thirsty anymore. Is this what the Florinef is supposed to do?

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Old 09-30-2009, 07:14 PM   #2
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Re: Florinef and thirst

it def does that but still drink plenty of water.

 
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Old 10-02-2009, 07:04 AM   #3
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Re: Florinef and thirst

Thanks, that is a good point, still important to drink Now I went from 0.05 mg to 0.1 mg because my blood pressure is still pretty low..

 
Old 11-27-2009, 02:33 AM   #4
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Re: Florinef and thirst

after I started on flornelf in marts this year, I have gained about 30 kg (60 pound) and my new doctor (which is so much smarter than my old one )
told me that I might not even need flornelf so now Im cutting down on them.
The thirst is not back yet and Im going down to half a pill twice a week now.
He told me about 50% of us with addison doesn't even need flornelf.
I think that is interesting because I have not met one with addison yet, that did not get it. Does everyone take it?
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