2 doctors weighed in:

Why do I feel bad after a hypoglycemic (low blood glucose) episode?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Nilofer Nisar
Neurology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Decrease blood sugar

Decrease blood sugar can affect brain cell in the same way as lack of oxygen.
It can cause stroke or seizure type symtoms. If hypoglycemia is reversible quickly then it may not cause any permenent damage to brain cells.

In brief: Decrease blood sugar

Decrease blood sugar can affect brain cell in the same way as lack of oxygen.
It can cause stroke or seizure type symtoms. If hypoglycemia is reversible quickly then it may not cause any permenent damage to brain cells.
Dr. Nilofer Nisar
Dr. Nilofer Nisar
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
39 years in practice
2M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors