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How Can Addison S Disease Be Treated?

I have primary Addison s disease. Acth stimulation over 1100 no increase in cortisol. 20-30 mg hydrocortisone in 4 or more doses circadian. have been feeling terrible but mio in water does wonders. more than salt or hydrocortisone or food. response?
Mon, 24 Sep 2018
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Hi,

Addison's disease can be treated by taking hormones to replace those not produced by the adrenal glands. Also steroids may help.

Hope I have answered your query.
Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Monish De,
Oncologist
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How Can Addison S Disease Be Treated?

Hi, Addison s disease can be treated by taking hormones to replace those not produced by the adrenal glands. Also steroids may help. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Monish De, Oncologist