It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Addison's Disease Message Board
Post New Thread   Reply Reply
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 03-26-2013, 04:12 AM   #1
Newbie
(male)
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Northampton
Posts: 2
will4318 HB User
Been put on Fludrocortisone but have no idea whats going on

Hi

Not sure if im putting this in the right place or not but hopefully someone can help, I have been having drops in my blood sugar for a few years but over the last few weeks they have been happening daily compared to a once a month or so, for few years i have also been thirsty and tired all the time, because it was starting to get to much i called my GP. He did some blood tests that all came back ok, but then when i spoke to him he said he needs to put me on some tablets to help and prescribed me Fludrocortisone 50mcg daily. he never mentioned that anything was wrong just that it would help with my blood sugar however i have looked on the internet as i got no PIL and cannot find any refrence to Fludrocortisone being used to treat hypoglycemia on its own.

Does anyone have any idea whats going on, Im speaking to the doctor in a few weeks time to see how im going but would rather know whats going on before then.

Thank you

Will

 
Reply With Quote
Reply Reply




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Armour
Cytomel
Dexamethasone
Estradiol
Florinef
  Hydrocortisone
Levoxyl
Potassium
Prednisone
Synthroid




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



luvthesun (7), pacerpilot (4), sid045 (3), orion (2), WandaB (2), sandylake (2), chriswva (2), Zoe990 (2), lisB (2), ladybud (2)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1182), MSJayhawk (1015), Apollo123 (913), Titchou (862), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (763), ladybud (760), midwest1 (671), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:11 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!