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Symptoms of insulin resistance syndrome - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help yu
User :   wanted details on insulin resistance syndrome and its implications
Doctor :   i will help u in this
User :   should i wait or log out
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   can i ask few Q
User :   sure
Doctor :   diabetes since
User :   never
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   insuliln resistance is maily due to
Doctor :   improper usage of insuin
Doctor :   and overt diabetes status
Doctor :   where the large doses of insulin will not control diabetes
User :   please provide more details ,what are the symptoms
Doctor :   its more common in obese induviduals
Doctor :   is the condition in which normal amounts of insulin are inadequate to produce a normal insulin response
Doctor :   fat muscle and liver cells
Doctor :   symoptoms are
Doctor :   fatigue
Doctor :   blood sugar
Doctor :   Intestinal bloating.
Doctor :   Sleepiness
Doctor :   Weight gain
Doctor :   increased cholesterol levels
Doctor :   Increased blood pressure
Doctor :   Depression
Doctor :   its also called Metabolic syndrome
Doctor :   the investigations use ful are
Doctor :   Fasting insulin levels
Doctor :   Glucose tolerance testing
User :   is manoergia or ammenorhia related to it .is thyroid related
Doctor :   menorrhagia is exess of menstual bllod flow
Doctor :   either in amount or duration
Doctor :   more than 80- 100 ml per day
Doctor :   or more than 6 days blood flow
Doctor :   this occurs in hypothyroidism
Doctor :   regarding amenorrhea
Doctor :   its absence of menstruation
Doctor :   more common in hypothyroidism
Doctor :   hyper thyroidism
Doctor :   Menorrhagia -hypothyroidism
Doctor :   amennorrhea- hyperthyroidism
Doctor :   please proceed
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   my cousin suffered from menorrhagia during menarche which after several years and taking several medicines like duloton continued .Finally slow it became scanty and then followed by absence of periods for sometime.she is also suffering from hypothyridism ,is visibly obese and has also been tested for IRS.she has got several tests done .uterus is now with no visible cysts ot other defects ,doctor have sometime put her on oral pills which she continued and then periods were normal ,when she left them absence recurred .please advise
Doctor :   hi are yu there
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was the thyroid tests
Doctor :   done
User :   very recent ,normal because she is on eltroxin
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   eltroxin dosage
User :   125mg
Doctor :   since how many days she is on eltroxin
Doctor :   ok
User :   probably 2years
Doctor :   regarding ultrasound
Doctor :   was there any ovarian cysts in the ultrasound
User :   no,never
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what is recent sugar levels
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