Metyrapone

What is Metyrapone?

Metyrapone (trade name Metopirone) is a drug used in the diagnosis of adrenal insufficiency and occasionally in the treatment of Cushing's syndrome (hypercortisolism).

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I have hypothyroidism and polycystic ovaries . by august 2012 until now I've taken 15kgs and keep taking . i use t4 150mg , glucophage 850mg and...

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Cushings

Detailed Answer:
It is possible you have excess cortisol production in your body.

The latest guidelines suggest using a cut...

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What are treatments for Cushing syndrome?

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It depends on the cause

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Hello,

the treatment depends on the cause. If the hormonal imbalance is cause by a pituitary...

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I am having some really bad "up and down" cycles ie anxiety, energy, extreme fatigue, fluid retention and the fluid loss(with thirst), headaches,...

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Just calm down bro. You are not having addiaion disease. Your illness ia treatable by tablet fluoxetine phimozide fluoxamine and olanzapine. You...

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