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Lupus Cause Reactive Hypoglycemia
I am waking up every night at 3 am with intense hunger pains! could remeron (mirtazapine) cause this? Or reactive hypoglycemia? What can I do to prevent this?
Don't know: Reported effects of Remeron (mirtazapine) include: increased appetite, weight gain, diarrhea nausea, vomiting, cholecystitis, and colitis. I don't know the cause of your hunger pains. Please notify your doctor. If you have severe abdominal pain - that warrants urgent evaluation. ...Read more
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
Which diet is best of for reactive hypoglycemia(caused by adrenal fatigue)...Low glycemic or complete avoidance of even slight amount of sugar?
Why do I have reactive hypoglycemia? It has gotten worse since i got pregnant. Ihave had an ultrasound of the pancreas and there was no tumor! causes?
I lift heavy 5x a week for an hour and eat about 1600 calories couldThe this cause reactive hypoglycemia, low t3, (liothyronine) occasional hypokalemia. ?
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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