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  1. Cortisol
  2. Hypoglycemia & lower blood sugar, which leads to weakness, fatigue, wt. loss, confusion, psychosis, anorexia, & n/v (which l/t electrolyte imbalances).
  3. Hyposecretion of Cortisol/Hydrocortisone, or Aldosterone, or both.
  4. I'm at Applebee's right now eating chips and salsa.
  5. Removal of the Adrenal glands.
  6. Mental status changes: Irritability to psychosis.
  7. Mineralocorticoid replacement.
  8. Glucocorticoid replacement.
  9. Alpha Blockers. (Phenoxybenzamine/Dibenzyline) to dilate blood vessels to ctrl acute htn.
  10. Surgery (if it's d/t a tumor).
  11. 'Pheochromocytoma'.
  12. Hyposecretion of Cortisol/Hydrocortisone, or Aldosterone, or both.
  13. Hyposecretion of Cortisol/Hydrocortisone or Aldosterone, or both.
  14. Hypoglycemia & lower blood sugar, which leads to weakness, fatigue, wt. loss, confusion, psychosis, anorexia, & n/v (which l/t electrolyte imbalances).
  15. Ketoconazole
  16. Hyposecretion of Cortisol/Hydrocortisone, or Aldosterone, or both.
  17. Remove one or both Adrenal glands.
  18. Hyposecretion of Cortisol/Hydrocortisone or Aldosterone, or both.
  19. It blocks prod. of adrenal steroids.
  20. 'Addison's Disease'.
  21. Radiation of the Pit. gland.
  22. Radiation of the Adrenal glands.
  23. Beta Blockers-block the heart & lungs beta adrenergic receptor/ reduce fight-or-flight s/s.
  24. Alter steroid therapy (lower the dose, 1x/day in the a.m., every other day).