Adrenal Fatigue

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What is Adrenal Fatigue?

Adrenal fatigue or hypoadrenia is a term used to describe a state in which the adrenal glands are not providing adequate quantities of hormones, primarily cortisol. It is distinct from adrenal dysfunction disorders such as Addison's Disease.

What is it like to have Adrenal Fatigue?

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, insomnia, fatigue, and pain) regardless of condition.
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What do patients take to treat Adrenal Fatigue and its symptoms?

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Who has Adrenal Fatigue on PatientsLikeMe?

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 2
20s 17
30s 44
40s 69
50s 67
60s 33
70+ 2


Distribution of females vs. males

89% Females
11% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 18
20-29 years 26
30-39 years 37
40-49 years 35
50-59 years 18
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 119
Not Diagnosed 50

These charts show data from Adrenal Fatigue patients who have completed their condition history
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