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How can I prevent hypoglycemia when exercising if I have gastroparesis?

How can I prevent hypoglycemia when exercising if I have gastroparesis?

Diet: Go out on the internet and search diet intervention for gastroparesis; the answer to your question is to long for our limited response of 400 characters. Hope this helps you. ...Read more

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Dr. Vivek Huilgol
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Gastroparesis (Definition)

Gastroparesis is a condition where the stomach is not able to empty its contents as effectively, but there is ...Read more


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Hi, i have gastroparesis and was recently diagnosed with Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth. Antibiotics make me so sick, how do I prevent nausea?

Hi, i have gastroparesis and was recently diagnosed with Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth. Antibiotics make me so sick, how do I  prevent nausea?

Few ways: U can crush the antibiotics up and take in smaller pieces in food over 5-10 minutes. Or u can take something like odansteron 15-30 min before taking the antibiotic. As a general rule, most antibiotics taken with food will help calm the nausea down. And also drinking plenty of water after taking them helps ...Read more

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How can hypoglycemia be prevented?

How can hypoglycemia be prevented?

For reactive hypogly: Eat only meat or fish or cheese or eggs or poultry and low starch veggies, drink only water. In other words avoid all carbs, carbs will only briefly raise your sugar levels, then Insulin levels and then your sugar will drop again. The fats in the meat or fish or cheese or eggs or poultry will act like a "log on your metabolic fire" to keep your blood sugar stable for hours, without raising insuli. ...Read more

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I have reactive hypoglycemia. Last night i woke up in drenched sweat and palpitations. What could I do to prevent this i'm scared to sleep tonight.

I have reactive hypoglycemia. Last night i woke up in drenched sweat and palpitations. What could I do to prevent this i'm scared to sleep tonight.

Hypoglycemia: When you say reactive hypoglycemia, i hope you realize that means that your sugar drops as a reaction to something. If you know what your sugar level reacts to, then try to avoid the cause of your sugar drop. If your sugar tends to drop at night, you may consider a good caloric meal before bedtime, but again, looking for underlying cause will be more rewarding in treatment of it. ...Read more

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How many gram of carbohydrate should I take per day to lose weight and ant the same time prevent hypoglucemia?

How many gram of carbohydrate should I take per day to lose weight and ant the same time prevent hypoglucemia?

Individuals vary: I am glad to see that you want to make sure that your plan to lose weight is done safely. The composition of a diet varies by individual, their current health, activity level, goals and tastes. Further, diet is not the only contributing factor to hypoglycemia. You should see a bariatric physician to make sure that your desired weight management plan will be safe and effective. ...Read more

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How can I get Domperidone for gastroparesis in the U.S. (NY)?

How can I get Domperidone for gastroparesis in the U.S. (NY)?

Compounding pharmacy: Some of your local pharmacies that routinely compound medications may be able to obtain it for you with a doctor's prescription. Good luck-- ...Read more

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How can I live with gastroparesis?

Small meals: small frequent meals, low in fat. if you are diabetic, control you sugars. medications are available to alleviate symptoms ...Read more

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Can gastroparesis go away on its own?

Typically not: Usually requires medical or surgical treatment. Many cases are due to effects of diabetes. Some are 'idiopathic.' in any event, it does not usually resolve spontaneously. ...Read more

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What can someone with gastroparesis eat?

Liquids: There are different degrees of gastroparesis. Keep in mind, liquids empty faster than solids. Also fat and dairy slow down g.I motility and should be avoided. There is a 3 stage gastroparesis that can be followed depending on the severity of the gastroparesis. ...Read more