A 30-year-old member asked:

I have never felt nauseated with low blood sugar, but now i do. what could be wrong?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 43 years experience
Depends: If you have diabetes and your low sugar is secondary to too much insulin, nausea when you develop hypoglycemia s not uncommon. If you don't have diabetes and aren't receiving insulin, hypoglycemia doesn't occur except in rare circumstances: end stage cancer, severe liver or kidney disease, prior stomach or intestine surgery, etc. Symptoms may occur as glucose return to normal from higher levels.
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