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Doctor insights on: Remedies For Severe Thirst

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Dr. Thomas Fiala
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Severe Thirst (Definition)

Marked desire to ingest fluid. ...Read more


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If a person that is diabetic and has severe thirst that won't go away, what should she do?

If a person that is diabetic and has severe thirst that won't go away, what should she do?

Need to see DOC asap: Severe thirst in diabetic may mean uncontrolled blood glucose and diabetes. This is called polydipsis. It may mean dehydration. Need to check your blood sugar and see your doc asap to avoid complications of diabetes like ketoacidosis and coma. ...Read more

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What to do if I have severe thirst as a migraine signal?

What to do if I have severe thirst as a migraine signal?

The Prodrome: is quite common occurring in about 30% of migraineurs. It occurs equally in migraine with and without aura. The prodrome starts from hours to a few days prior to a migraine attack. Features include hyperactivity or hypoactivity, depression, craving for special foods, repetitive yawning. Get your abortive medication ready for the for the acute, occasional migraine attack. ...Read more

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I feeling nausea, dizzy, severe thirst what would that be?

I feeling nausea, dizzy, severe thirst what would that be?

Dry: Your severe thirst may be an indication that you are way behind on your fluid balance. Your dizziness could be a further indication of that (by low blood pressure). Have you been vomiting? Producing an unusual amount of urine? At any rate, if you're unable to satisfy your thirst because of nausea, you may well need IV fluids. Don't wait til you're really sick before seeking medical care. ...Read more

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What can cause severe thirst (7-10 liters per day) other than diabetes insipidus without diabetes mellitus (normal blood sugar)?

What can cause severe thirst (7-10 liters per day) other than diabetes insipidus without diabetes mellitus (normal blood sugar)?

Polydipsia ? etiolog: Psycogenic polydpsia can cause this but other physiologic causes must be ruled out by basic chemistries. You should see your PCP for blood work. ...Read more

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Pls comment, few days b4 menses sudden severe dizziness blood glucose spike diarrhea severe thirst heart thump. Any other time all systems normal. ?

Pls comment, few days b4 menses sudden severe dizziness blood glucose spike diarrhea severe thirst heart thump. Any other time all systems normal. ?

Body's reaction: It sounds like you may have been dehydrated from the diarrhea -that would explain the thirst and dizziness. Thirst 'lags behind' volume status-so you were already dehydrated by that time. Dizziness can occur when blood volume is low-remember your heart has to pump UP to the head. Not enough circulation there, you'll be dizzy. You maybe felt the heart working harder? Blood sugar higher b/c stress! ...Read more

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My 8year old daughter has had frequent UTI's This time after 3 days of treatment her fever seems to linger and she has no appetite or thirst?

My 8year old daughter has had frequent UTI's This time after 3 days of treatment her fever seems to linger and she has no appetite or thirst?

Resistant Organism: If she is still having fever she might have a bacteria that is resistant to the antibiotic she is taking. She needs to follow up with doctor who originally prescribed the antibiotic. ...Read more

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Natural remedies to decrease urine output and decrease thirst?

Natural remedies to decrease urine output and decrease thirst?

None: If you have abnormally high urine production then thirst is expected and life preserving. You need evaluation by your physician to guide the investigation and treatment of this disorder. ...Read more

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I m 27 years. Have a severe cold. Any remedy?

I m 27 years. Have a severe cold. Any remedy?

Homeopathic therapy: While there is no cure for the common cold, many things you can do can reduce it's severity. Drinking plenty of fluids, steam inhalation & gentle gargling can make your throat feel better. There is some evidence for supplemental zinc therapy, and many believe that vitamin c can help as well, but high doses pass right through your body, so 500mg 4x/day should be sufficient, as well as 220mg zinc. ...Read more

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I think I have severe tmj. What are my options for treatment?

I think I have severe tmj. What are my options for treatment?

Stay simple: Much of what dr. K says is correct. My approach is to diagnose the problem first, getting the muscles relaxed with a bite appliance is key. Once feeling better, of you want to get rid of the 24/7 appliance, consider orthodontics to that position, reconstruction, or tooth reshaping (coronplasty), depending on the severity of the bite discrepancy. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for severe asthma?

What is the best treatment for severe asthma?

Asthma treatment: Well, your question is rather complex to explain fully here. There are many layers of medications for treatment of asthma depending on the severity of the diseases and / or if it is related to allergy. Severe asthma merits a specialist in lung and / or allergist visit and might require multiple medications and treatment modalities. ...Read more

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Iam 4weeks pregnant and have severe cold.what is the treatment?

Iam 4weeks pregnant and have severe cold.what is the treatment?

Cold: Hi, rest, plenty of fluid, hot tea and soups and you can take Tylenol (acetaminophen) if needed, if you are not better in a day or two and develop high fever please see a doctor. ...Read more

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Treatment for severe pain prolapsed hemorrhoid?

Treatment for severe pain prolapsed hemorrhoid?

Hemorroids: Exam under anesthesia, the first part of rectal surgery when non-operative care isn't working. While you are comfortable under ga your surgeon examines the rectum. Prolapsing hemorrhoids are surgically treatable. Be well. ...Read more

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