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Can bowel movements drop the blood sugar in diabetics?
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Dr. Richard Shewbridge
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: No.
Rarely, in the case of shortening of the bowel due to surgery or weight loss surgery, there can be a reactive drop in blood sugar levels that can occur around the same time as a bowel movement, but the bowel movement does not cause the drop in glucose levels.

In brief: No.
Rarely, in the case of shortening of the bowel due to surgery or weight loss surgery, there can be a reactive drop in blood sugar levels that can occur around the same time as a bowel movement, but the bowel movement does not cause the drop in glucose levels.
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