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  1. POTS Syndrome
    ... too high I experience syncope. They have put me on florinef , midrodrine, lopressor and still no luck. I have had...

  2. postural tachycardia syndrome
    ... have a 19 yr. old daughter that has POTS. She is on florinef and uses compression stockings. She has been on Toprol...

  3. POTS Syndrome
    ... do hope you dont! Pots usually meds are given- florinef and miodrine (proamatine).. Like youI wont even take...
    ... has POTS. she has had it since 15. She has been on Florinef since. This past year at college everything got worse ... to take her off the theadur and put her back on the florinef . she also wears compression stockings now. any advice...
    ... I have recently been taking a 1/4 of a tablet of florinef which is helping. I drink a pint of water before I...

  4. Autonomic Failure ~ My Brother's Decline
    ... more manageable. The doctor is thinking of adding florinef and primidone as he tapers off the clonidine. As...

  5. Passing-Out, and feelings of Passing-out...
    ... cause of fainting. This is treated with medication ( Florinef or Dexedrine). There are different degrees of presentation...

  6. Internal shaking
    ... raised and her bp dropped to 54/30 something. She takes Florinef which dilates her blood vessels and helps circulate...

  7. 14 yrs old/Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome ("POTS")
    ... completely helpless and worthless. I'm currently taking florinef but this doesn't seem to help this problem. If any...
    ... It is suppose to help. I have POTS and I was taking Florinef also, but saw no results from it only headaches and ... completely helpless and worthless. I'm currently taking florinef but this doesn't seem to help this problem. If any...
    ... Florinef hasn't been helping me much either, and I've not gotten ... It is suppose to help. I have POTS and I was taking Florinef also, but saw no results from it only headaches and...

Rare Disorders board

  1. Neurocardiogenic Syncope
    ... that increase blood volume, called corticosteroids ( Florinef is an example), and medications that effect how on...
    ... more water or Gatorade. I also began to take .1 mg of Florinef per day (I refused to take Effexor...an anti-anxiety ... tests before finally passing one after being on the Florinef (fludrocortisone) for about a month. Things had...

  2. Neurocardiogenic Syncope
    ... finding the right cocktail of drugs. For me it was, Florinef , Toprol Xl (100 Mg), Proamatine (2 pills every 3 hours...
    ... the tilt table test. Am currently on Toprol 2x day, Florinef 2x day and Midodrine 3x day with fairly good results...

  3. Neurocardiogenic Syncope
    ... any suggestions on what I should try first, besides Florinef ? I am extremely frustrated as I know we all are...
    ... differently by them. Some of the drugs used are the florinef , proamatine, beta blockers, and SSRI antidepressants ... taken too much for too long). You say you're taking florinef - has that helped at all? As far as I know, the...
    ... pulse rate down, can't say it working. She was on Florinef , it made her BP skyrocket, no more of that. She is...
    ... few months. My OBG/YN was a bit concerned about the florinef and suggested I switch to prednisone. I thought prednisone ... was harder on the body than florinef . Has anyone had experence using prednisone to manage...
    ... few months. My OBG/YN was a bit concerned about the florinef and suggested I switch to prednisone. I thought prednisone ... was harder on the body than florinef . Has anyone had experence using prednisone to manage...
    ... I am now on Toprol, Florinef , Midodrine. Still have to watch my fluid intake and ... out other docs or ER staff when they see Toprol and Florinef /Mididrine. Most of them have never heard of this and...

Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia board

  1. Aricept experience
    ... many medicines now (midodrine, amiadarone, synthroid, florinef ). He has been having a lot of trouble keeping his...

Dizziness / Vertigo board

  1. Fibro-Low BP-Vertigo.."Any connection"
    ... My daughter has chronic fatigue syndrome. She takes florinef for dizziness associated with low blood pressure and ... a lot of other symptoms. The florinef helps her so much. Her life is much better. She used...

Headaches & Migraines board

  1. 14 yr old, need of advice and serious help
    ... light-headed and blacking-out all the time. I take florinef acetate for my blood pressure and it works great....

Diet & Nutrition board

  1. Craving celery???
    ... make with oral medications such as hydrocortisone, florinef and sometimes prednisone. I've had Addison's disease...
    ... make with oral medications such as hydrocortisone, florinef and sometimes prednisone. I've had Addison's disease...

Sinus Problems board

  1. Sinus tachycardia questions
    ... out there that raise your blood pressure, such as florinef or midodrine. I personally right now am trying florinef...

Hormone Problems board

  1. Epinephrine deficiency, autonomic disfunction
    ... only medication I know that raises blood pressure is florinef . They could at least try you on that - is there any...
    ... and then wished me a nice life. I tried both Florinef and Midodrine. Florinef had only a minimal effect...
    ... How is your pulse - high or low? Ah with florinef (curse the flornef fluffies!), those with adrenal...

  2. New member, anyone got a child with Diabetes Insipidus
    ... thyroid, HGH, cortrf, estrogen, testosterone, DHEA, florinef ,... no DDAVP. I have no thyroid, no adrenals, no ovaries...

  3. low cortisol and low dhea
    ... suggest you do that - it will help. I take them with my florinef (plus extra) daily and they really don't have much...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. Is this all down to Hashimotos ?
    ... couple days ago. Even though I have on been on HC and Florinef for such a short time, my symptoms are already lessening...

  2. Hope all is well with you.
    ... It has been an experience on my end. I went off of Florinef a few months ago for adrenals which caused heart rate...

  3. Adrenal AND Thyroid Issues_Please Help
    ... in with the adrenals and if low can be treated with Florinef . I have not worked in four years due to my AF....

  4. HELP!!! Thyroid disease and addisons disease....my recent blood work
    ... until she figures out my addisons disease meds...i.e. Florinef and Cortef after that she says she wants to put me...

  5. I think I need to whine.
    ... I am depressed. I have been trying to taper off Florinef for almost a month. Went ok until the two days off ... anymore. I am most upset that the swelling caused by the florinef is gone, and the weight is not. Thanks for listening...
    ... mess because I am deficient there as well. Your on florinef for addison's or adrenal insufficiency? Did you have ... low cortisol or aldosterone? Florinef can cause the following adverse reactions: 1) Cardiovascula ... may need to take hydrocortisone in addition to the florinef . The pharmokinetic database recommends periodic ACTH...

  6. Can someone tell me what my blood test numbers reveal?
    ... year old female with addisons disease ( I also take florinef and cortef) as well as an ongoing fight with regulating...
    ... until she figures out my addisons disease meds...i.e. Florinef and Cortef after that she says she wants to put me...

  7. Too Much T3
    ... You are also hypoaldosterone.. Have they got you on florinef ? You must replace your aldosterone or you will continue...
    ... I am not on florinef . The Endo I am seeing now will not treat my adrenals...

  8. Help Midwest.
    ... I am continuing my tapering journey off Florinef . (week 2 three more to go) So far, I am overcoming ... stones. I have a question about what going off the florinef might do to the thyroid medication. Florinef is a...

  9. Bad bad day...at my wits ends.....need to vent!
    ... same way that primary addisons is with cortef and florinef supplementation. They found mine with an insulin...

  10. Seeing New Doctor
    ... using HC (hydrocortisone) creams and changing doses of florinef (I think) based on fluctuations in their temps and...

  11. Midwest and Deb
    ... disease and I have to take 30mg of cortef and .1 of Florinef everyday. I have been so out of whack with my teeth...

  12. Midwest and Deb, I could go on a cruise with the money I am spending on my Teeth!!!!
    ... medicine drying out the mouth. I take the cortef, florinef , dostinex, lexapro, cytomel and the aldoctone along...

  13. Help Midwest
    ... thyroid, and adreanal insufficency so I also take florinef , and cortef along with the rest of my collection of...

  14. Deb123
    ... Do you take Florinef ? I did a post on the addison's board. I had to go...
    ... on it. I pulled out some labs after learning about Florinef from another board and my Aldosterone was in the gutter ... They said nothing about me possibly needing to be on Florinef . They diagnosed the AF which I am grateful for but...
    ... addison's board. No longer going to make brand name florinef . I am better today. I think I am going to have...

  15. Midwest and DEB, These just in.......
    ... I am scared to mess with the Florinef when I have been doing so well. If it is not broken...

  16. Birch are you better?
    ... some better at least. You may want to also ask about Florinef . It helps regualate the adrenals and blood pressure...

  17. Elmhar - adrenals question
    ... still feel bad. On Thursday, ask your doctor about Florinef . It has really helped me. It is used in conjunction...

  18. 112 to 125 - chest already "hurts"
    ... better soon. It may be worth a weekend call. Cortef and florinef had made all the difference in the world for me. I...
    ... in two weeks. I know what cortef is, but what is florinef ? Also, K, did they put you on anything else like...

  19. Adrenal Fun for Deb123, Divermon....
    ... called Aldoctone along with my doses of cortef and florinef . You may also want to have your glucose and insulin...

  20. Deb123 and other Adrenal folks
    ... Cortef, a brand of hydrocortisone. In some cases Florinef is added. The complications are several-fold: ...
    ... myself had died until they got my levels of cortef and florinef right. I could not move, get up, participate in life ... with the adrenals. When I first started cortef and florinef , I too had a burst of energy. I could have mowed lawns...
    ... the HC and recovered? Any, I forget, what is the Florinef for?...
    ... Florinef is to help you maintain your blood pressure when sitting...
    ... problems, and to also determine if I will also need Florinef . They way this is done, as I'm told, is to be off...

  21. Talk to me Midwest. These just in
    ... say I failed famously, and have been on cortef and florinef every since, and I am fine now. I think all of you...

  22. Midwest, here are my new numbers help.....
    ... Synthriod along with 5mcg of cytomel 30mg of cortef, .1 of Florinef , 5 mg of Dostinex and 10 of Lexapro. I take 1/2...

  23. Happy New Year Midwest and Pursie!
    ... holiday, but who knows. I tried skipping a dose of Florinef today to see if that would help. Bad idea, I made...
    ... all the symptoms. I missed a dose of the cortef and florinef and could really feel it. If you think you have adrenal...

  24. Question for Midwest and Nikki
    ... July, (hypo) but courtesy of 30mg of cortef, .1 of florinef , and my .75 of synthroid, .5 of cytomel, and 10mg...

  25. I am a mess, and I am new here.
    ... cortisol levels came back deficient, they added .1 of florinef which really helped for 2 days and then it stopped...
    ... take it at 530 in the morning. I am however taking Florinef and the Corteif with it at the same time because I...

  26. what are you taking for adrenal problems?
    ... doctor said I should increase my salt intake and take florinef . I have increased my salt intake and am trying Licorice...

  27. Has anyone ever used adrenal glandulars to treat adrenal fatigue?
    ... glandular in this book and why its better than cortef or florinef . I would also get a Saliva Test for your 24 hour cortisol...
    ... Adrenal granulars aren't better than cortef or florinef , but if it is works for you adrenal granulars are...

  28. Labs, Help Me Understand?
    ... pick it out? My last doctor put me on synthroid, florinef and cortef, all these drugs made me feel alot worse...

  29. Thyroid Tests For Opinion`
    ... symptoms seem adrenal and/or thyroid. He is taking Florinef or having low aldosterone on three lab tests. Has...

  30. Adrenal and Tyroid Labs results?
    ... Thanks for the reply: My doctor put me on florinef and coftef and my symptoms got worse, so l am affraid...

  31. dry, itchy eyes- Levothyroxin - too little/ too much?
    ... (besides the Synthroid), Prempro, Prednisone, and Florinef , things get more complicated! Because of these boards...

  32. Need Help With Labs, Please!
    ... intollerant of exercise. Lately he has been put on Florinef for having low aldosterone. This has helped a little...
    ... his aldoesterone was low on three occasions. So the Florinef is being tried. I would like to suggest the stress...

  33. MEEP and Midwest
    ... in a while on this board. Have been giving my son Florinef , per the instruction of the endo, as his aldosterone...
    ... in a while on this board. Have been giving my son Florinef , per the instruction of the endo, as his aldosterone...

  34. Emergency - Thyroid Test Results
    ... medications: Predisone (5mg) Dexamethasone (0.25mg) Florinef (0.1mg) Synthroid (0.05mg) But from January 2004...
    ... medications: Predisone (5mg) Dexamethasone (0.25mg) Florinef (0.1mg) Synthroid (0.05mg) But from January 2004...

  35. Hypothyroidism and Psychological Problems
    ... included: Predisone (5mg) Dexamethasone (0.25mg) Florinef (0.1mg) Synthroid (50 micrograms) But he was taking...

  36. Low Iodine Diet Problems?
    ... salt and water intake. I've also increased my dose of florinef which is a mineralcorticoid that helps balance electrolytes...

  37. new - any suggestions?
    ... particularly crave salty foods. The doctor will prescribe Florinef for this. Then the other path is DHEA which leads...

  38. Low tsh, t3 and t4...what does this mean?
    ... costed the same for a 10 day supply (10-.1mg pills of florinef ) as I could get compounded for a 3 month's supply...

Breastfeeding board

  1. Breastfeeding and Addison's Disease & Hashimoto
    ... received any information on whether taking cortef, florinef and synthroid will affect the baby?...

Heart Disorders board

  1. help me to diagnose my heart condition PLEASE
    ... Most of the medications, such as beta blockers and florinef (both of which you've tried) are class C drugs - you...

  2. vasovagel syncope/low blood pressure
    ... cardiologist who's been prescribing me midodrine and florinef , but it doesn't work for me. I truely think my doctor...
    ... discuss it with your doctor. I haven't been put on florinef , so of course my low blood pressure isn't getting...
    ... system is telling your blood vessels to dilate. The florinef gets prescribed in hope that increasing blood volume...

  3. what do low b/p people take for tachy?
    ... lol Has your doctor mentioned fludrocortisone ( Florinef ) to you? If low blood volume is one of your issues...

  4. Not sure if this is normal...hx of tachycardia...
    ... hours on end. I have treated it with midodrine and florinef both of which had more side effects than benefits...

  5. vaso vagel syncope help
    ... son was diagnosed with this 2 months ago. He is on Florinef . They said he can't retain electrolytes and he keeps...

  6. Heart Cath soon
    ... minutes w/out almost passing out. They put me on a Florinef (steroid) to help that. It does keep my bp from bottoming...

  7. Effects of high salt diet and florinef for IST
    ... worse. So this wonderful EP doctor wants to try this Florinef and a high salt diet. I just very concerned over the ... salt?? Has it worked for anyone?? Has anyone tried florinef ?? Was curious of florinef since it is a steroid has...
    ... am more concerned about the high salt diet than the florinef ....
    ... so we stopped it. My primary care wants me to use florinef and maybe zoloft. He also suggests the high salt ... so this doesn't concern me. Does anyone know about florinef and zoloft for this? Right now, using nothing but...

  8. vasovagol syncope
    ... blood plasma) and increase my salt intake. I'm giving Florinef a month long trial run, otherwise it's on to Adderall...

  9. Fast HR upon standing
    ... because of my low blood pressure), Inderal, pindolol, florinef , cardizem, digoxin, ...some others that i can't remember...

  10. Blood Pressure Problem
    ... some medication, which hasnt been working much: Florinef Acetate and she gave me a new one yesterday...proamatine...

High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. Hypotension
    ... Florinef can be of great help in this situation, it causes...
    ... My doctor hasn't wanted to try florinef , yet. Maybe because I'm chronically hypokalemic? ...
    ... is realy effecting your life, push your doctor for Florinef (aask him for say a 1 month trial of it, and see if...
    ... cardiac icu a few times. That being said, I am on Florinef now (for about 7 months) and my blood pressure is ... barely noticeable). I really encourage you to try the Florinef . I react to anything and everything I put in my system ... and I have had no noticeable side effects from the Florinef ....
    ... I would like to try florinef , honestly... but my doctor is too hesitant with medication...
    ... reaction to the drugs, you may need to use Hydergine and Florinef ....

  2. natural cures for low blood pressure?
    ... is about 103/71). My doctor recently placed me on florinef to see if this would help. It actually made me feel...
    ... any bad ones you may want to try sticking with the florinef a little longer. Some don't need to stay on it permanently ... drinking gatorade. For those who cannot tolerate florinef , there is one thing that can be tried - licorice root ... some it does cause similar side effects as to what florinef does (ie - headaches). And the obvious disclaimer ... does not equal completely without risks. Since the florinef is a steroid you do not want to take yourself off...
    ... check out the condition you mentioned. As for the florinef , I actually tolerated it quite well and felt much...

  3. midodrine
    ... just a little. I was first put on fludrocortisone ( Florinef ) twice a day 0.1 mg, it helped a little at first but...

  4. neurally mediated syncope ?
    ... the meds I'm sure your doctors will suggest, such as florinef and midodrine. Both raise pressure. Don't worry about...

  5. low blood pressure, syncoope
    ... blood pressure. He is taking amiadarone (10mg) 3x day, florinef 1x day, lipitor 1x day, pacerone 1x every other day...
    ... blood pressure. He is taking midodrine (10mg) 3x day, florinef 1x day, lipitor 1x day, pacerone 1x every other day...

  6. Florinef for low blood pressure?
    ... boards/showthread.php?t=299409[/url] What dosage of Florinef do you take? What kind of side effects do you have...

  7. help me! low bp laying down?
    ... going up makes me feel dizzy and sick. I am taking florineF (fludrocortisone) a steroid and that is making me...

  8. low blood pressure
    ... to manage my NCMS: I take Lopressor, Mididrine and Florinef . Used to take NaCl, but it was terrible (I always ... Still have to keep salt intake up and liquids pushed. Florinef , lopressor and Midodrine are a pretty good combo for ... regulates heartrate for LBP folks) and Midodrine and Florinef together. They automatically think I am cross-treating...
    ... hypothyroid) so I plan to ask about midodrine and florinef . I faint about 1/month out of the blue during my...


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