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Suggest treatment for high cortisol

I suspect I am suffering from high Cortisol levels, and I have just completed a Saliva test to confirm it. Can you please tell me, what is the best treatment for high Cortisol. I have read ...
 

What is the function of Cortisol?

I would like a question about cortisol and anger cleared up. I have seen conflicting information on the net some say that cortisol is increased in fight or flight and they include both fear and anger ...
 

Suggest treatment to lower cortisol level

I am 64 yrs old. I was diagnosed as having cushings in 1951. My cortisol got out of control from ... to lower my cortisol and no doctor in my area knows what to do. They have misdiagnosed me and gave me ...
 

What causes low cortisol levels?

My cortisol levels are low but the doctor didn't do anything about it. Is it ok to take something for it without my doctors approval. I'm on thyriod med and don't want to mess something up. ...
 

What do these cortisol levels indicate?

I got the results of low cortisol ( low all day) 7.0 reading in the morning 2.0 midday 0.3 Cortisol afternoon Cortisol evening 0.1 DHEA mornign was 45.4 dhea/cortisol am was 6.49 Does this mean i am ...
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Scoliosis, hair fall. Suffer shortness of breath, ribcage seems to squeeze heart, strong urine smell. Is it Cortisol ?

. the nerves down my arms sting and it hurts to use my fingers to type. Now my urine smells so strong. Is this cortisol? when will I know to go to the hospital? ...
 

How to balance cortisol levels?

im 22year old male.i have high cortisol level with stress and anxiety and excess abdominal fat gain. some say b-complex and vitamin-c helps to reduce cortisol levels.some say that zinc ...
 

Can cortisol levels be reason of weight gain ?

.i went to endocrinologist when my weight kept creeping up and i did 2x urinary cortisol tests, the first ... was found so doctor order 2nd free cortisol, this time my results were 491, i am 29 female and until 4 weeks ...
 

What are the symptoms of low potassium and cortisol?

what does it indicate is my potassium and cortisol levels are low, i have no energy. I am 64 years old and weigh 185 lbs. I have been diagnosed with autoimmune deficiency following a horrible wreck ...
 

What is the purpose of Cortisol stimulation test?

I had a cortisol stimulation test done which was ordered by my primary care doctor. I just recieved a call to set up an appointment with endocrinology. Does this mean something was wrong with my test cause ...
 

Will breakfast affect ACTH and cortisol results?

I was told to fast for 12 hours before going for my ACTH and cortisol blood work and I forgot and had a few bites of cole slaw. That was at 9pm and I am suppose to get my blood drawn at 8am ...
 

Suggest treatment to control cortisol level and psoriasis

. recently i visited to general physician doctor, he told to take test for cortisol, in my blood cortisol ... cortisol in my body & to control psoriasis ...
 

What do these TSH and cortisol levels indicate?

hello dr. malpani i had a blood test when i was in period on the fourth day and below are the results: TSH 1.61 uiu/ml CORTISOL 115 ng/ml FSH 3.34 miu/ml LH 3.69 miu/ml PROLACTIN 28.3 ng/ml FERRITIN ...
 

Hirsutism, high testosterone, cortisol low. Will Yamini cause infertility?

hi! Doc, Am 28 years old UNMARRIED Female, suffring from hirsutism , after undergoing various tests my testostrone level was on higher side 1.45 and serum morning cortisol levels are low 0.85, all ...
 

Taking cortisol. Got elevated testosterone, androstendion, progesterone. Reason?

Dear, which test should I done more my last test day1 cortisol am 379.6 (171-536) cortisol pm 399 ... pills day2 cortisol 24.9 i done cortisol am and pm before few months and it was almost same results ...
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Does the cortisol hormone have a smell that is secreted from the body when levels are high? If so, is it detectable by humans? Is it detectable by dogs?
cortisol has no smell. pheromones have. and dogs do smell it.
 
Can high cortisol levels cause an imbalance of brain chemicals and how can cortisol levels be lowered?
Hi, Thank you for posting your query. Yes, high cortisol levels can cause alteration of brain chemicals, in addition to causing high sugar, BP, acne, osteoporosis, skin changes, etc. It can be lowered with medications as well as adrenal surgery. Best wishes, Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM
 
a pt operated for pitutary macroadenoma before 2 yrs was goes into severe hypotension with systolic bp not recordable with history of 2 days fever ......no any
You need to check the cortisol levels. Cortisol defeciency can cause low blood pressures
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