Adrenal fatigue is theorized to occur when your adrenal glands are not able to meet the demands of persistent fight-or-flight arousal. Hence the body experience adrenal insufficiency. According to this theory, diagnostic tests are unable to detect this small subnormal adrenal function but your body can. Therefore, this condition is still not recognized in the medical field.
Adrenal fatigue can be a risk factor in various related conditions which include chronic fatigue syndrome, hypothyroidism, fibromyalgia, premature menopause, arthritis and others.
Symptoms Of Adrenal Fatigue In Fibromyalgia
It is important to note that impaired adrenal function include more than simply exhaustion or fatigue. The other symptoms of adrenal fatigue are:
- Body pain
- Weight loss with no specific reason
- Low blood pressure
- Hair Loss
- Skin discoloration