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Can Gastroparesis Cause Low Gfr
I have mitochondrial disease that causes severe gastroparesis. Currently I'm on a fairly low rate of an elemental formula through my J-tube, though I've been on TPN previously. I also currently have a PICC for fluids, meds, and occasionally antibiotics.
Yes?: So we see you have multiple problems. What is your question? ...Read more
Could gastroparesis cause a malabsorption issues with meds? Is there a solution for meds to be more effective?
Gastroparesis: Erratic absorption of medication may occur because of delayed emptying of the stomach ...Read more
What causes episodes of gastroparesis when you have Bulimia? And how long does it take to stop happening after you recover?
Medical supervision : Please see your doctor, such symptoms may need medical supervision to avoid complications. ...Read more
Been on glp1 meds for dm2 for a while. They work great, but cause bad gastroparesis. Is there a risk of gastroparesis continuing after ending meds?
Reversible: Delayed gastric emptying related to GLP-1 agonism is reversible and usually resolves within 2-3 days of cessation/stopping. This is why medications as such are stopped 2-3 days prior to completing a gastric empyting study to make sure it doesn't confound/complicate the interpretation. Hope this helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Been diagnosed with gastroparesis, egg test... Isn't there an underlying condition too cause this ? I really need help what tests should I have ran ?
Slow transit: Simply stating, it is a slowing of the gastric transit. It is usually caused by involvement of the autonomic nervous system, the system that controls the function of various organs without any participation of will or awareness. Your heart beats, but without your direct input. Diabetes is one of the most often cited causes, in addition to scleroderma, bulimia, and parkinson's disease. ...Read more