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Very thirsty after eating

A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Benz
Nephrology and Dialysis 47 years experience
Many possible reason: If you eat salty foods or high carbohydrate foods you can become thirst from a change in serum osmolaltiy or rise in your blood sugar.
Dr. Michal Tracz
Nephrology and Dialysis 19 years experience
Salt: Salt is everywhere, we eat over 8 times the suggested amount. Salt with also make you very thirsty. Eating foods with less than 250 mg of sodium per... Read More

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A male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Salty: foods like pizza often cause thirst because of a high salt content. Persistent thirstiness can be seen in dehydration, diabetes, intake of very dry fo... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
Urology 44 years experience
See below: •Test results consistent with Diabetes. Normal glucose 1-2 hrs after eating is <120. •Should discuss with MD and have a Hgb A1c blood test done whi... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
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You are having some: suggestive symptoms for diabetes.This condition is very easy to diagnose.See your doctor.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Foster
Psychiatry 44 years experience
See your pcp: You're reporting multiple symptoms that may or may not be related and have numerous possible causes. See your pcp for exam and proper diagnosis withou... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Greg Hinson
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Hypoglycemia: Your symptoms might be due to low blood sugar, as counter-intuitive as that may seem. Some people's body over reacts to a high sugar meal and drives t... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
May be caffeine: What kind of sweets are you eating? If there is chocolate, it may be the caffeine in the sweets that is acting as a diuretic.
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 24 years experience
In type 2 Diabetes your body either resists the effects of insulin, a hormone that regulates the movement of sugar into your cells, or doesn't produce... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
See a doctor: Tingling, increased thirst and frequent urination can be symptoms of diabetes. There are other possible causes of your symptoms, and you will need to ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Concerning: With those symptoms you should see your doctor. Several things come to mind that need urgent evaluation. Please see your doctor ASAP. Best of luck.... Read More

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