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cortisol test: meds cause false positive?

Jul 30, 2004

I had a cortisol test and came back normal. Meds I take: premarin, actos, glucovance, zocor, linospril, and zoloft . could the meds I take cause a false positive on the cortisol test? I seem to have a lot of cushings symptoms

Response from Dr. Horwath

The medicines you are taking should not interfere with any tests involving cortisol levels.

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