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A 18-year-old female asked:

4 months now i get a horrible weakness like fatigue after breakfast. no shakiness, just full body weakness. i eat yogurt, eggs & a carb. i think its the carb that causes it, but i always eat less than serving size& this only started recently. help?

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Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
If you only have this symptom after breakfast the answer will be hard. People may have postprandial weakness or fatigue, but not only after breakfast. I suggest you make a food diary when you have that symptom for at least several weeks to a month then bring that list to your doctor along with your blood sugar level (you can buy an accuchek machine at CVS or Walgreens) when you have the symptom.
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