A 20-year-old female asked:
what are the side effects of hypoglycemia?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Endocrinology 41 years experience
None: In my 35 years of practice, I have never seen a case of reactive hypoglycemia. The disorder doesn't exist, if you're overweight the symptoms are a natural response to your glucose level returning to normal. A glucose tolerance test (if you've had one) is not and never will be a valid diagnostic test for hypoglycemia. Don't waste your money o GTT or any fad diets of treatments. Lose wt if heavy.
Last updated Jun 10, 2014
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