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  1. haidut

    Vitamin A Lowers High Cortisol Levels (Cushing Disease)

    Several studies, starting with the human one. The scientists used retinoic acid, which is the active form of retinol. Usually, people take vitamin A in the form of retinyl palmitate or retinyl acetate, and then these pro-drugs convert into retinoic acid with an efficiency of about 10%. The...
  2. Blinkyrocket

    Cyproheptadine-induced Remission Of Cushings

    http://www.nejm.org/doi/pdf/10.1056/NEJM197510302931802 For Gbolduev or whatever that guys name is.
  3. haidut

    Milk Thistle (silibinin) May Treat Cushing Disease And High Cortisol

    I don't have access to the study but it was both in vitro and vivo. The group behind the research has already filed a patent on silibinin for treating Cushing disease, so they sure believe it is effective. Give the suppression of silibinin on ACTH, this probably led to significant reductions in...