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  1. Adrenal Fatigue ???s
    ... Here is my current list of meds & supps. AM: Synthroid Cytomel Lunch: Toprol XL aspirin fish oil ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Cytomel Toprol

  2. Can someone help me with brown pigmentation on my face
    ... I am trying to figure out my optimal dose in both synthroid and HC. I hope you get the help you need....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocortisone

  3. Adrenal Antibodies Test ?
    ... last October with hypothyroidism, so I have been on Synthroid for a year now. About 2 months ago I started feeling...

  4. testosterone
    ... Actually, synthroid is entirely T4 and that is the problem. The most...
    ... describes how and why so many doctors prescribe ' synthroid ' and why it fails to help so many people. The book ... since the drug companies convince doctors that synthroid will do the job. I don't know where you live but...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour

  5. feeling worse on Cortef
    ... at 1230 and the last 10 at 5 I am also on 100mcg of synthroid and 15mg of cytomel and thyroid is in good range....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cytomel

  6. Borderline Hypoaldsteronism
    ... I just want to be healthy again. I'm also taking synthroid for hypothyroidism....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Florinef

  7. Hi, I'm new to this board and new to Addison's
    ... day. I am on Hydrocortisone, Fluidrocortisone, and Synthroid . I am also mentaly helped by Cymbalta, Clonzepam,...
    ... also diagnosed with hypothyroidism and am on 50mcg of synthroid too! About 2 weeks ago they think I had a vasovagal...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Buspar Hydrocortisone Cymbalta

  8. More lab results
    ... yesterday afternoon and said to start taking two of my Synthroid 25mcg tabs until I run out and then to refill the...

  9. Please Help - Feeling Hopeless -Adrenal +Thyroid Issues
    ... levothyroxine (the generic what you were taking), synthroid , etc. It is possible that the Armour, even though...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour levothyroxine

  10. Feel terrible and endo can't see me till Aug. 6th
    ... just right before I was diagnosed, so they put me on synthroid , and they my indo said that with the synthroid it...
    ... and it was due to having a baby, so I was put on Synthroid and felt better for a bit, than bad again. Now, three ... years later, I am still on the same dose of Synthroid , but now am feeling worse. I have had a lot of stress...

  11. New here, can you help me with test results?
    ... it was hyper, if anything. Now I am on 25 mcg of Synthroid and my last TSH level was at 1.45. I have been very ... but I did take my daily medications which are the Synthroid , Aciphex for acid reflux, and Loestrin 24 which is...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aciphex Loestrin

  12. Has anyone had thyroid problems with addisons?
    ... dull pains in my neck. Its so wierd and I've been on synthroid even before I was diagnosed and I've never had a problem...

  13. Concern over hydrocortisone side effects and blood tests....
    ... said we can take you off armour and switch you to synthroid ....just like that. *UGH* I felt like DEATH on synthroid...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour

  14. licorice root for adrenals
    ... interacted with my celexa, or quite possibly with my synthroid dose. It was a rough night and my system finally settled...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celexa

  15. Does anyone have secondary adrenal insufficiency?
    ... to 50/40 in a matter of seconds. i take prednisone, synthroid , metformin, and i haven't had a period in 19 years...
    ... to 50/40 in a matter of seconds. i take prednisone, synthroid , metformin, and i haven't had a period in 19 years...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Metformin Prednisone

  16. Can anyone point me in the right direction?
    ... On 3/12, FT4 was 27% and FT3 was 63%. I take 50mcg Synthroid and 5mcg Cytomel. MG, Can you help at all? I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cytomel

  17. hypothyroid with addisons?
    ... on hand. Even just starting on a token 25 - 50 mcg synthroid dose might be beneficial. I am glad that you are...

  18. My lower left stomach hurts near my ovaries. Is this normal?
    ... like the swelling may be moving to my ankles. My synthroid was reduced a week ago when I started HC. As a result...

  19. possible addisonian
    ... Hypothyroidism -diagnosed in 2005 and started on Synthroid -gained 50 pounds over a course of two months...
    ... I was on .125 MG of Synthroid , then about 8 months later they asked me to stop taking...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Trileptal

  20. On 5mg Cortef 4x daily, help with med scheduling please.
    ... it sounds good. Or if I am asking for trouble. Synthroid at 6:30 am hydrocortisol 7:30 am hydrocortisol 11...
    ... them on one of your doses. Either that or start your synthroid dose earlier. I take my synthroid and cytomel at...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocortisone Cytomel Florinef

  21. I am starting down the Adrenal insufficieny diagnosis road.. please help.
    ... of normal range. I am currently on 75 mcgs of Synthroid (4 weeks at this dose) and have yet to have my blood...

  22. Please Help! Are my Adrenals In Trouble Can't Tolerate Thyroid Meds Anymore
    ... every thyroid medication - levothyroxine, levoxyl, synthroid , armour and cytomel - and every permutation of dosages...
    ... every thyroid medication - levothyroxine, levoxyl, synthroid , armour and cytomel - and every permutation of dosages...
    ... I myself have an adrenal issue and when I was on synthroid at 100mcg, my FT3 was 2.8 at its highest. It was...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour Cytomel Levoxyl levothyroxine

  23. Help...Help...Please
    ... said everything was OK. I am hypothyroid and take synthroid and have vitiligo. I cannot sleep more than 3 hours...

  24. Daughter back to testing for Addisons, any advice?
    ... I take 15 mg. of Cortef, but not Florinef. I take Synthroid for my thyroid, and human growth hormone by injection...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Florinef

  25. Just curious how much Cortef (Cortisone) everyone is on
    ... the morning and 10mg at night, he also takes .175 Synthroid , and 0.1mg Flouronef. He was diagnosed about 8 years...

  26. Adrenal vs. Thyroid Management?
    ... am on 30mg of cortef 1 tablet of Florinef, 88mcg of Synthroid , dostinex, and 10mg of cytomel a day along with Aldoctone ... you are on replacement. Have you considered doing Synthroid vs. Armour. I found that this worked real well for...
    ... know if it was a matter of not tolerating the T4-only Synthroid or just the dosage he started me on. This Dr. I'm...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour Cytomel Florinef Lexapro Hydrocortisone

  27. Does any have addisons and graves disease??
    ... before they would give me the radiation. I am on synthroid , cortef, florinef and evista for my osteoporosis....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Evista Florinef

  28. Extremely Very Cold & Dizzy W/ Headache ?? Help!!
    ... most of the symptoms that you have and I am now on synthroid for my hypothyroidism as well as an adrenal supplement...

  29. Help interpreting Test Results (Adrenal Fatigue, CFS, etc.)
    ... get an MRI in the next few days. Meanwhile, I start Synthroid for goiter/hypothyroidism, and in 2 weeks I start ... the pituitary dysfunction). Doc seems to think the Synthroid may help my elevated cortisol. I dont really understand...

  30. Odd low blood pressure
    ... to be at the pharmacy earlier this week to fill my synthroid script and I took it there using their blood pressure...

  31. do you have Addison's & Hashimoto's
    ... I also take both Synthroid and Cortef. No problem, and I've not been warned of...
    ... I take synthroid , cytomel, florinef and cortef and am great....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cytomel Florinef

  32. Is this secondary addisons?
    ... taking cortef for almost 1.5 years now. I am also on synthroid and armour thyroid. Trying to get my thyroid to produce ... little on it's own, but mostly it is given through the synthroid . Before the armour I was on 150mcg of synthroid. I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour

  33. Taking Cortef and Levothyroxine
    ... Diane44 I don't know of any problem taking cortef and synthroid at the same time except that synthroid is best taken...
    ... 3108118]I don't know of any problem taking cortef and synthroid at the same time except that synthroid is best taken...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clarinex Florinef levothyroxine

  34. AF, first day on cortef - help!
    ... the collection of my thyroid meds. I take 75 mcg of synthroid , and 5 mg of cytomel, and I also have to take dostinex...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cytomel Florinef

  35. Generic Cortef
    ... market because they didn't work as effectively as synthroid . This is the only time I had ever had a problem with...

  36. Adrenal Fatigue??
    ... adrenal glands weren't functioning?? I am on Cortef and synthroid for that...but I'm not really getting any answers...

  37. I have recently been diagnosed with Addisons
    ... I also take .1 of florinef daily. I am also on synthroid . I take evista because of the longtime steriod...
    ... away. But I don't know if it was the cortef or the synthroid . Evista is a medicine for bone loss. I am still...
    ... Cortef. That is what took my syptoms away. I was on synthroid for many years until the insurance company required...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Evista Florinef Prednisone

  38. Night sweats or hand tremors?
    ... have disappeared since starting on the cortef and synthroid . I am currently taking 20 mg cortef at 5mg 4 times...
    ... to a broken wire. I do have hypothyroid and take synthroid for it, my doctor ran a blood test to see if my meds...

  39. Sick for 2 years...please help!
    ... since I was about 16, I'm 21 now) and I take 50 mcg of Synthroid . I just got it tested the other day and they said...
    ... ve never heard of that before. I'm now on 75 mgs of synthroid as I was diagnosed as hypothyroid in 2002. After...
    ... case. I'm hypothyroid as well and I take 50 of Synthroid and have so since I was sixteen. (I'm 21 now.) ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: proamatine

  40. cortef not helping...
    ... But I am not a doctor. Before the cortef & the synthroid I couldn't move. You should have some days where you...
    ... I was checked for thyroid and am on synthroid also. I take my last dose of cortef at 10pm and I...
    ... But I am not a doctor. Before the cortef & the synthroid I couldn't move. You should have some days where you...
    ... they slowly moved it up and I take the florinef with synthroid to boot. I don't know if anyone else feels this way...
    ... though because of the physical tiredness. I take my synthroid in the mornings. I was feeling a little less tired...
    ... sonyamom "I take the florinef with synthroid to boot." I am in the same boat! I have never taken ... my synthroid at night so I am not really sure how it works for ... me. Synthroid : 125 mg Florinef: 1. mg ktp812: I am just wondering...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Florinef lunesta

  41. New to this board. Have ?'s
    ... hypothryoid & growh hormone levels dropped. Put on Synthroid . Moved to SC. To make a longer story even shorter...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien DDAVP Florinef

  42. Question for Hormone Man and Gettin Better or anyone else who takes cortef
    ... Thursday I was doing great. I currently take 75 mcg of Synthroid 5 mg of cytomel, .5 of dostinex per week, 10 mg of...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cytomel Florinef Lexapro Potassium

  43. questions, please read
    ... virtually non-existent in me, and I currently take Synthroid and human growth hormone too). She is also right that...

  44. Heart Palpitations
    ... have Addison's Disease and Hashimoto. I take Cortef, Synthroid and Florinef. I get heart palpitations from time...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Florinef

  45. AD / Pregnancy
    ... about 7 months. Prior to being on cortef, florinef & synthroid , I never even came close to having a regular cycle...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Florinef

  46. Hi, I'm new and need answers
    ... on Friday with autoimmune thyroiditis and is now on synthroid . Hopefully we are on the right track. I wonder if...

  47. I don't feel well.
    ... taking the medicines too. I am not sure if you are on Synthroid , but you should not eat for a full hour after taking...
    ... I'm having my good days and my bad. I am on Synthroid and I actually do take that separately. I take that...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Florinef

  48. Help Wanda Wisdom Needed!!!!!!!
    ... counts on Oct 30th before they increased me to .75 of Synthroid and decreased to 1/2 pill on weekends TSH .06 Normal ... I am on 30mg of Cortef .1 of Florinef, and .75 of Synthroid , .5 of cytomel and .5 of dostinex two times a week...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cytomel Florinef Lexapro

  49. Question about hydrocortisone/cortef
    ... this point. I will say that my doc has me take my synthroid at night. I wondered why and one day I waited until...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prednisone

  50. Hello I am new here!
    ... medications Hydrocortisone 20mg Fludrocortisone 0.1mg Synthroid ( which I no longer take) I have lived a normal...
    ... Why did you stop the Synthroid ? What is your TSH level? How do you split your...
    ... Mydoc took me off of the synthroid becuase he said my TSH levels were normal, I donot...
    ... years. I take Cortef, but not Florinef. I also take Synthroid and human growth hormone for replacement. I, too,...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocortisone Potassium Tylenol Aspirin Florinef

  51. Adrenal Insufficiency and Meds Adjustment
    ... on it a couple of months ago. I also just got my Synthroid upped from 75 to 100mg, and got bloodwork today to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prednisone

  52. Question for Wanda or anyone else with information on Autoimmune Antibody Test
    ... This all started when my synthroid was increased from .05 to .112 and withing three days...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Florinef Lexapro Potassium

  53. I am a mess, and I am new here.
    ... goodness turned out to be benign. I was started on .5 of Synthroid , and did really well except for paying attention. ... deficient. and my dosage was increased from .5 of Synthroid to .112 because I am sensitive to medication, and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cytomel Florinef

  54. Is this Addison's ?
    ... history: Hashi HYPOTHYROID that is under controll.I take Synthroid 180mcg and my labs are ALL in range for my thyroid...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour Cytomel Effexor Potassium

  55. Addisons/Hypothyroidism/Menopause
    ... good as it gets? Currently taking 30 mg Corteg, Synthroid & Protonix for reflux........plus estrogen/progestin...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Protonix byetta

  56. Is this normal??????
    ... even lower. He cut my meds in half and put me on Synthroid . Within a few months I could hardly walk. I went...

  57. Can Any One Have Both Cushings And Addisons Disease?
    ... I have hashimoto's and graves disease, and am on synthroid , but I still have so much muscle-joint pain, fatigue...

  58. Could this be Addison's (or another adrenal issue)
    ... thinks I shouldnt feel this bad since I was put on synthroid ... I have been wondering if I have cushings or bounce...
    ... so sorry you're not feeling well. If you're on Synthroid and still not feeling well, you may want to check...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour

  59. early addisons? early pigmintation signs?
    ... the symptoms on and off by taking or not taking the synthroid . I convinced my second endo to try and agin, this ... lower gut pain, like with cramps? Tests: before synthroid low aldosterone-4 normal cotrisol and normal ACTH...
    ... but there are a lot of people that are allergic to Synthroid and it's components. I wouldn't recommend it. On...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Florinef Prednisone Armour

  60. Can you help me understand my ACTH
    ... s, just treat the hormones that are low period. Synthroid (T4) does not convert to T3 in most people and the ... no one on Armour say they wanted to switch back to synthroid , but there is a stampede of people on synthroid trying...
    ... ER due too High Blood Pressure, that they think the Synthroid caused ( they just upped my dose too 75mcgs ) 2 weeks ... with me, cause even after 4 months of treatment on Synthroid I feel No different then when I walked into his office...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour

  61. New to Addison's
    ... taking your morning dose with other meds, I take my synthroid as soon as I get up. I thought that the synthroid...

  62. ACTH question
    ... low side for both, start on Armour thyroid 90 mg. ( Synthroid will probably NOT work well for you) Stay on that...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour

  63. brown drainage
    ... 3. I am doing much better on Armour than I did on Synthroid , and I am taking natural hormones for the Adrenal...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour

  64. Sonyamom
    ... adrenals all fit into this and when I take just a little synthroid (25mcg or 37.5 )(or Armour) to help, it only make ... And a get new symptoms as well. Now I am off the synthroid for 2 weeks and trying to see if I feel better off...
    ... very sensitive as it should be) and just a little synthroid or something makes TSH drop ( as it should) but no ... normal" thryoid frees and TSH and all...and trial of synthroid did not work. I feel tired and brain fogged. ... times by evening all is well.... After my trial of synthroid I got this bloating and it has not gone away.....something...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour Potassium

  65. Jet lag and cortisol levels etc
    ... underdoes of thyroid meds (what I am taking now is synthroid ) might effect my cortisol levels... 4. Could cortisol...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour

  66. Questions...
    ... '99 but they left my parathyroids. I have been on Synthroid ever since. I am close to positive that my adrenal...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lamictal

  67. thyroid adrenal?
    ... worse, all my symptoms got 10x worse. I then tried Synthroid and LEvoxyl and the same thing happened. So what traditiona ... makes we wig out. Why this is l have no idea, l took synthroid for 6 months back 8 years ago and had no problems...
    ... Both of mine were autoimmune and I take 50mcg of synthroid , 30 mg of cortef, 1 florinef tab a day. This is just...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Florinef Levoxyl Actonel Fosamax

  68. Hypoglysemia is it real?
    ... but doesnt know what to do about it. I have tried Synthroid , Cortef and Florinef all made me worse very fast....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Florinef

  69. Adrenal Exhaustion and Thyroid Enlargement
    ... nodules on it. My endo has put me on a low dose of synthroid to shrink it. After doing some reading I am wondering...

  70. Partial Adrenal Function
    ... medication for 6 years, l was taking a very low dose of synthroid for about 1 year but got off. If the cortef made all...
    ... what that would be. The funny thing is l used to take synthroid and never felt anything bad from it, the doctor put ... me on a low dose of synthroid before he tried the cortef, and l had a similar reaction ... to the synthroid that l had with the cortef. The reaction wasnt as...

  71. Could this be Addison's?
    ... guy who is against Armour, and will only prescribe Synthroid . My friend sees him and I don't like some of the things...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour Potassium Prednisone Zocor

  72. DHEA problems?
    ... hypothyroid. I am on 15mg of Armour plus 12.5mcg of Synthroid (half a pill). I've been on this mix for 2 years...
    ... thyroid dose and then another who steadily increased my synthroid every 2 wks and added t3. I think he caused more ... weight and finally when he increased me to 200mcg synthroid and 5mc of t3 I stopped going to him. Stopped the ... the root cause of a thyroid problem. She lowered my synthroid to 175 and now I am on 162mcg. We will give this...
    ... thyroid dose and then another who steadily increased my synthroid every 2 wks and added t3. I think he caused more ... weight and finally when he increased me to 200mcg synthroid and 5mc of t3 I stopped going to him. Stopped the ... the root cause of a thyroid problem. She lowered my synthroid to 175 and now I am on 162mcg. We will give this...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour

  73. Prednisone change to Cortef
    ... low dose of 2.5mg Prednisone along with Florinef, Synthroid , Prempro. Anyway my new Endo comfirmed the diagnosis...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Florinef Prednisone Prempro

  74. Natural supports
    ... cream. I feel alot better. Have been on 175mcg of synthroid for 6 weeks and will have labs drawn this week. I...

  75. insomnia
    ... I have tried synthroid . Not for me. caused severe hypoglecemia within 3 days...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Armour