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A 18-year-old female asked:

Sometimes when im hungry i get shaky. does thatbhave anything to do with my blood sugar?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Tarik Hadid
Hematology and Oncology 18 years experience
Yes: Yes, low blood sugar can cause shakiness and can make you tremulous. This is common in patient with diabetes.
Dr. Brian Writer
Psychiatry 16 years experience
Possibly: Low blood sugar can cause one to feel shaky. That being said, feeling skaky can be the manifestation of a large variety of medical and/or mental health conditions. Would consider discussing with your primary care physician.

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Last updated Mar 3, 2014

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