Adrenal Insufficiency

Conditional Description

A decline in adrenal hormone levels that affects important functions including response to stress, maintenance of blood glucose, sodium/potassium balance, blood volume, and/or sex hormones

Common Symptoms

  • Severe fatigue
  • Low blood pressure
  • Dizziness upon sudden change of posture (such as lying to sitting or sitting to standing)
  • Weakness, shakiness, or irritability upon skipping meals
  • Acne or unwanted hair in women

Underlying Causes

  • Autoimmune conditions that direct antibodies against adrenals
  • Diseases of the pituitary gland or inadequate pituitary stimulation by the hypothalamus
  • Environmental illness causing bodily stress

Traditional Approach

Adrenal replacement with steroids in the form of Cortisone, Hydrocortisone, Dexamethasone, Prednisone, or Fludrocortisone

EHAC Approach

  • Adrenal replacement
  • Nutritional supplementation of Vitamins A, C, E and D
  • Supplementation of VitaPantothenic acid and/or PABA
  • Adrenal Glandular Extract
  • Licorice tea
  • Reduce adrenal stress by treating inhalant allergies, food allergies, or chemical sensitivity
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