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Effective: In gastroparesis, the muscle in the outlet of the stomach is injected to help it relax and improve stomach emptying. Side effects of the medication are few and are related to spread of the medication to undesired areas. I have injected this medication for years (for muscle tightness) and have not had problems besides local discomfort. It will take a few days to start feeling the effect. ...Read more
Presistent increased frequency of emptying bladder, urinating, as a symptom of a disease state. 2 types: Mellitus (high blood glucose) & Insipidus (inadequate anti-diuretic hormone). In Diabetes mellitus, the far more common, glucose concentrations are ↑ed due to combination of 8 organ system changes referred to as the "ominous octet" & aggravated by intake of sugars (simple & complex ...Read more
I've just been diagnosed with diabetic gastroparesis. Does that go away if my sugars go even lower?
My son has been hospitalized with diabetic gastroparesis 5 times in the last two years and has constant cramps and nausea; any hope of a recovery?
In may I became diabetic, gastroparesis, no period, bleeding from rectom. Still bleeding, no period, on insulin but thirsty.Whats wrong?Tried hormones.
G.I. doctor can help: A primary care doctor can help fix the diabetes. The length of time a person has had diabetes before getting diagnosed influences how much damage has been done to various organs in the body. Rectal bleeding is a different issue, and needs to be checked out by the gastro-intestinal specialist (G.I. Doc), who can do a colonoscopy to look for hemorrhoids, polyps, and colon cancer. ...Read more
I know my gastroparesis ( diabetic) is the cause of my severe abd pain and bloating but can it cause severe upper thoracic pain as well? Thank you
Diabetic..: Gastroparesis does not cause pain! feel full quickly, vomit up undigested food hours after eating, poor unpredictable diabetes control. Even though prone to esophagitis/ ulcers they don't cause pain either- i've written on this thus md must look for other causes of abdominal and thoracic pain!. ...Read more
Have gastroparesis.not diabetic. Feel like I'm starving but cant eat. Wake up drenched in sweat and shaky. What can I do?
Gastroparesis: Since you have a diagnosis of gastroparesis but are not responding well to any treatment from your current doctors you might want to see a different doctor. "Drenched in sweat and shaky" could be a hormone issue but more likely it could be your fear of not being well. A visit to a Psychologist may be of good help. At the very least that would help with some of your concerns. Keep me posted. ...Read more
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