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Doctor insights on: Lupus Cause Reactive Hypoglycemia

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Can Vitamin D insufficiency cause reactive hypoglycemia?

Can Vitamin D insufficiency cause reactive hypoglycemia?

If severe possibly: If the vitamins D deficiency is severe it is possible, but there would be a number of other symptoms as well. Thus, unlikely vitamin D deficiency in and of itself would be a cause of reactive hypoglycemia. ...Read more

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I have reactive hypoglycemia -under controland also gilbert's syndrome will either of these cause blurred vision and weakness during moderate exercise?

I have reactive hypoglycemia -under controland also gilbert's syndrome will either of these cause blurred vision and weakness during moderate exercise?

Gilbert's syndrome: Is a benign abnormality detectable only by lab tests. Personally, I have never seen a patient with true reactive hypoglycemia -- only ones that were misdiagnosed. It's not low glucose, only a return of glucose to normal after a meal in someone who is usually overweight and Insulin resistant. Finger stick glucose meters are not accurate enough to detect true hypoglycemia. ...Read more

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Which diet is best of for reactive hypoglycemia (caused by adrenal fatigue)...Low glycemic or complete avoidance of even slight amount of sugar?

Which diet is best of for reactive hypoglycemia (caused by adrenal fatigue)...Low glycemic or complete avoidance of even slight amount of sugar?

Check out these: Links. Take care! Http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/reactive-hypoglycemia/an00934. http://www. Uwhealth. Org/healthfacts/b_extranet_health_information-flexmember-show_public_hffy_1126666189633.html. ...Read more

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I lift heavy 5x a week for an hour and eat about 1600 calories couldThe this cause reactive hypoglycemia, low t3, (liothyronine) occasional hypokalemia.?

Exercise: I do not think exercising and eating regular balanced diet cause hypoglycemia and low T3 (liothyronine). There may be another cause. Please see your doctor ...Read more

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How common is fainting from reactive hypoglycemia?

How common is fainting from reactive hypoglycemia?

Not sure: But it could occur with very low blood sugar levels. Https://www. Drlam. Com/blog/hypoglycemia-symptoms-afs-part-1/2581/ ...Read more

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Is biotin beneficial for hypoglycemia? How about for reactive hypoglycemia?

N+you don't have it: Biotin isn't useful for anything except increasing "health food" store revenue. In addition, in my 35 years of practice, I have never seen a case of reactive hypoglycemia. The disorder doesn't exist, if you're overweight the symptom are a natural response to you sugar returning to normal. A glucose tolerance test (if you've had one) is not and never will be a valid diagnostic test for hypoglycem. ...Read more

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Is reactive hypoglycemia common in non diabetics?

Not so much: It is a response to hyperinsulinemia, which is the first step towards adult onset or type 2 diabetes. When one becomes obese, the body begins to ignore the message of insulin. The response in the pancreas is to secrete more insulin. When challenged with a meal the Insulin response is too much and when the meal is digested, there is still Insulin available but no food and the blood sugar drops. ...Read more

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Can a candida cleanse cure my reactive hypoglycemia?

Can a candida cleanse cure my reactive hypoglycemia?

Please don't do this: Both "candida" and "hypoglycemia" are fad diagnoses.
"Cleanses" can land you in the ICU. You may have found company and sympathy from "independent medical thinkers", but the price you'll pay is never feeling well again. You need a relationship with an evidence-based practitioner in your community who's open to holistic and complementary modes of healing. This will get you productive, feeling betr ...Read more

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Are reactive hypoglycemia and pre-diabetes the same thing?

Are reactive hypoglycemia and pre-diabetes the same thing?

Different.: These are different things. Reactive hypoglycemia is an overly brisk response of your pancreas to a particularly sugary meal; too much insulin is released in the blood sugars plummet. Prediabetes is a slight elevation of your blood sugars in the longer-term which suggests a predisposition to diabetes. ...Read more

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Why when your sleeping reactive hypoglycemia doesn't effect you?

Why when your sleeping reactive hypoglycemia doesn't effect you?

Hypoglycemia: During sleep, hypoglycemia will wake you up with symptom of rapid heart beat, sweating, shortness of breath. ...Read more

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Can a diabetes dietician diagnose or confirm a diagnosis of reactive hypoglycemia?

Can a diabetes dietician diagnose or confirm a diagnosis of reactive hypoglycemia?

Not really: The best way to confirm hypoglycemia is by testing the sugar at the time of symptoms to see if is truly low (under 60). Many people with symptoms of hypoglycemia find that their sugars are actually normal when they are having symptoms, and that the symptoms are related to something else. ...Read more

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How can I have reactive hypoglycemia and not be diabetic or not even pre diabetic?

In a number of ways: B"sd
not uncommon situation - pre-diabetes can only be defined in retrospect i.e. if you get diabetes! States of insulin resistance such as PCOS may present with reactive hypoglycemia and rarely so can an insulinoma. As an endocrinologist will request a battery of tests to be done DURING hypoglycemia. Timing that can be very challenging. ...Read more

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Other then eating right are there supplements that will help reactive hypoglycemia?

Other then eating right are there supplements that will help reactive hypoglycemia?

Hypoglycemia: Eating small amounts of food more frequently. Avoid foods with high glycemic index (potato chips, cake, frosting, refined sugars) that spike your metabolic response then a few hours later you dump with low blood sugar. This dropping blood sugar several hours after metabolic spike drives your hunger. Be well. ...Read more

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I have reactive hypoglycemia, is it ok for my fasting glucose to be sitting at 6.5 to 7.0 mmol with this condition?

I have reactive hypoglycemia, is it ok for my fasting glucose to be sitting at 6.5 to 7.0 mmol with this condition?

No: In my 35 years of practice, I have never seen a case of reactive hypoglycemia. The disorder doesn't exist, if you're overweight the symptoms are a natural response to your glucose level returning to normal. Don't waste your money on a GTT or any fad diets of treatments. Lose wt if heavy. Remember, glucose meters are not very accurate in the low normal to hypoglycemic ranges. ...Read more

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Reactive hypoglycemia 1, 5 year after sleeve gastrectomy, any tips or medications to handle? Does it get any bettee?

Reactive hypoglycemia 1, 5 year after sleeve gastrectomy, any tips or medications to handle? Does it get any bettee?

Diet advice.: Your best bet would be to pursue nutrition advice with a registered dietitian. You likely need a tailored diet of small frequent meals with complex carbohydrates and fiber to keep the blood sugars from spiking after you eat. The spike it what leads to an oversecretion of insulin, which then lowers the blood sugar excessively. Find an RD who specializes in patients who've had weight loss surgery ...Read more

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Is reactive hypoglycemia common in a young slim person? I keep geting symptoms of it but tested negative for diabetes

Is reactive hypoglycemia common in a young slim person? I keep geting symptoms of it but tested negative for diabetes

Thin pts report RH: There are many case reports & anecdotal evidence that reactive hypoglycemia (RH) can occur in someone who is slim (http://ehealthforum. Com/health/skinny-people-with-reactive-hypoglycemia-t265917.html), but hard to say "common". It is usually diagnosed in teenagers or young adults, or after pts undergo bariatric surgery. It is a risk factor for diabetes but RH & diabetes rarely occur simultaneously ...Read more

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