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What are the risks of low blood sugar(hypoglycemia)?

A: You need to keep on hand some fast-acting type of glucose that would raise your level when it gets low. Symptoms of low-blood sugar include sweating, clamy feeling, shaky, sleepiness, and real lethargic not able to remember anything. My grandmothers got down to 30 and tried given her oj and other things to bring it up, but we had to call 911 and let them take her to the ER, hers went down to 14--she went into diabetic coma---stayed in hospital for about 3 days and they got her stablilized and she did fine. What is your carb intake per meal? Most of us are to eat between 45-60gms of carbohydrates per meal. If you are eating this amount, you should be alright. If you think that your


Has anyone had a problem with Mucinex masking symptoms of low blood sugar (hypoglycemia)?

A: The following information is taken from Webmd.com. It appears that some of the symptoms can ''mimic'' hypoglycemia and possibly you may not recognize when you are actually having hypoglycemia. Frequent testing would be essential if you are taking this medication. If you can try another medication, it may be a better option for you.Possible side effects may be:Mild stomach upset, trouble sleeping, dizziness, lightheadedness, headache, nervousness, fast heartbeat, loss of appetite, shaking, or unusual sweating may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.This product may reduce blood flow to your hands and feet, causing...


Is there a direct link between my lifelong ADHD & my low blood sugar & hypoglycemia?

A: Cheryl   Thank you for your question and welcome to ADHDCentral.com. Symptoms of hypoglycemia can sometimes mimic some of the symptoms of ADHD, but to date, there have not been any scientific studies connecting the two together. ADHD and sugar   Eileen...


Hormonal imbalnce! low blood sugar - hypoglycemia - breathless

A: hi i know exactly what your going thorugh i am twenty three and i have been sick for four months straight at first everyone thought i was nuts anxiety panic depression but i have all the symptoms you have and more i had a brain mri normal echo cardiogram normal ekgs normal basic hormone level nomral until i went to an endocrine doctor about three weeks ago i am lactacting and i have never been pregnant they did abunch of blood work on me to test the glands turns out i have a high prolactin level which is your putitary function >>>>she said my other glands were int he normal level range>>>but fromwhat ive discovered is that if your putitary is not functioning correctly it can send out the wrong signals to the other glands causing other symptoms...


hypoglycemia Symptoms: Is low blood sugar Affecting Your Relationships?

A: hypoglycemia symptoms are not at all clear-cut but they can be at the root cause of distressed relationships. Many people may suffer from one or more hypoglycemia symptoms without realizing it. Often these symptoms are general and can be indicative of other medical conditions, so they are often ignored. Other times, they are treated as individual symptoms: a headache with ibuprofen, fatigue with a cup of coffee, or feelings of anxiety or stress with an alcoholic beverage. Affect your relationships But recognizing a combination of these symptoms can lead to the discovery of hypoglycemia in your life. It can affect your relationships at home and at work, without you even realizing the cause. And until you identify it,...


Can low blood sugar cause insomnia?

A: Hello,Thanks for asking dLife.The typical threshold for low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) is 70 mg/dL. Your readings of 61 and 66 would indicate hypoglycemia.Symptoms of hypogylcemia include erratic heartbeat, sweating, dizziness, confusion, unexplained fatigue, shakiness, and hunger. These symptoms would prevent you from getting restful sleep.hypoglycemia should be treated immediately with a fast-acting carbohydrate such as glucose tablets or juice.Click here for details on hypoglycemia! Successful weight loss reduces the amount of diabetes medicines youe need to lower


What happens when you have low blood sugar (59?)?

A: All the cells in our body are using Glucose and only Glucose to burn them and get energy to live and to do work. When blood sugar goes down the cells gets less energy. That''s causing the problem for your weakness. Start taking foods with high carbohydrates and sugar. Consult doctors for permanent cure. You could pass out. May want to try alternative medicine to avoid all the pills & meds Try a chinese doctor they work with your chakras & acupunture it''s very healing & good. Between meals, try eating snacks that are low in simple sugars and fats and have a fair amount of starch. Fruits or cheese and crackers are good choices. Drink plenty of water. Avoid...


What Is low blood sugar?

A: low blood sugar, from a medical perspective, is called hypoglycemia and refers to low blood serum glucose levels. Glucose is the ''sugar'' which is low in this case, and when it drops below 70 mg per deciliter of blood, a person is concerned hypoglycemic. People may also use the term low blood sugar much more casually to express hunger, or feelings of faintness or irritation that come over them when they skip meals. Some people will feel a little nauseous if they don''t...

What Are Common low blood sugar Treatments?

A: low blood sugar treatments are usually either in the form of sugary foods or injections of glucose. Eating something sugary is the typical treatment for someone who experiences a sudden drop in blood sugar to raise it back up quickly. The sugar may be in the form of a candy bar, soda, or fruit juice. Some people have such severe problems with low blood sugar that they may be too weak to consume anything sugary, and in these cases it may be necessary for low


..i am a diabetic and i experience low blood sugar at times?

A: I too have low blood sugar. However I do NOT take insulin. When my blood sugar drops, I definitely know it if I am awake. I have found that 100% grape juice is the best solution. One little sip and I feel like a new woman. I have not even thought about it happening when I am sleeping. I think I would wake up... but then I would feel like I was passing out... so I''m not sure. No one has ever mentioned to me that death was possible. Sure hope not! they have sugar pills that you can carry with you. you suck on one if your sugar gets too low. Otherwise eat more mini-meals per day. If ur

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