Addison’s Disease | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • Do I have primary or secondary Addison’s disease?
  • What is the likely cause of my Addison’s disease?
  • What is the best treatment option? Will I need to take medicine? For how long?
  • Am I at risk of having an Addisonian crisis?
  • Do I need a medical alert bracelet? Do I need emergency medicine?
  • Am I at risk for any long-term health problems?

Written by editorial staff

Reviewed/Updated: 03/14
Created: 09/07