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Lack of cortisol

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Dr. Gopal Krishna Dash MD

of that up. In spite of this, I gained 12 pounds over that period (which have to be water). My cortisol ... test . I am at a loss for what to do regarding the high cortisol. (I am doing absolutely everything ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gopal Krishna Dash ( Neurologist)
Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chintan Solanki ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)
Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Shehzad Topiwala MD

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. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shehzad Topiwala ( Endocrinologist)

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Dr.   Parth Goswami MD

months and it is still nearly zero. Doctor said no need to take artificial cortisol if the lack ...i have nearly zero cortisol but none of the problems associated with the luck of it. if i didnt ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth Goswami ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Robin Anand MD

one time a week but still no appetite. Her blood work is normal except her sodium and cortisol levels ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robin Anand ( Ayurveda Specialist)
Dr.   Arun MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

and that didn t work either. On the blood work he did, it was found that my cortisol level was very low ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ashish Mittal MD

.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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Mittal ( Psychiatrist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.   Sudhir Kumar MD

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...

Dr. Naval Mendiratta MD

You need to check the cortisol levels. Cortisol defeciency can cause low blood pressures

Dr.  Prasad MD

Besides the fact that cortisol effects heart rate, BP with anxiety which can worsen ischemic heart condition thereby elevated troponin levels, I am unaware of any other links between the two.