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A 41-year-old female asked:

disabled w/dysautonomia. each time i use steroids for other reasons, my dys gets a lot better. would low dose daily cortef (hydrocortisone) be a good idea for me?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
Discuss with your MD: It mah be helpful.We do not know the details of your case.Often Fludrcorisone is used to help body retain salt and fluids Discuss with your doctor if you are a candidate for it.

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