A 39-year-old member asked:
can diarrhea lower blood sugar?
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Endocrinology 41 years experience
It can if: It decreases your food absorption and you are taking Insulin or diabetes medication, but the infection or whatever caused the diarrhea can also elevate glucose more commonly. Neither is a significant change unless you are on medication for diabetes. If so, check w/your doctor.
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Last updated Mar 31, 2016
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