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The result of excess insulin is hypoglycemia

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Dr. Mirjeta Guni MD

Hi, I have type II Diabetes and I'm insulin dependent. My blood sugar was low this morning - 80 and I waited (as instructed by my Endocrynologist) until after I ate to give myself my insulin injection ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mirjeta Guni ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

I have had reactive hypoglycemia for over 50 years. I have come to the conclusion that there are 2 distinct types of reactive hypoglycemia. One type is related to insulin and the other type (mine ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aashish Raghu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

I was recently dx w pcos/ insulin resitance. I am supposed go on Metformin . Can that medication cause blood sugar problems like hypoglycemia? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

My urologist wants me to get a hemo A1C test to see if I have insulin resistance (he would prescribe metformin if yes). My glucose level has been steady at about 90 for years and my fasting insulin ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shehzad Topiwala MD

Hello, i had some tests done a while ago. My crp was 9.6 My diabeties test was 5.6 and fasting insulins were 11 and 8 I have fibromyagia and i have hypoglycemia episodes which are becoming worse. Im ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shehzad Topiwala ( Endocrinologist)

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null MD

What is hypoglycemia? Hypoglycemia is the clinical syndrome that results from low blood sugar ... period of fasting. There are other rare causes for hypoglycemia, such as insulin... View answer

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Dr. V. Kumaravel MD

hypoglycemia from 26 Jan-11 till today with the monitoring results post dinner pp near about 300 and 35 at 3:30 am daily while night dose of insulin has been reduced from 14 units to 10 units kindly... View answer

Answered by : Dr. V. Kumaravel ( Endocrinologist)
Dr.  Richa Saxena MD

Hi Dr. I have Reactive Hypoglycemia, My sugar went as low as 45 mmg/ after ingesting carbohydrates ... effects, but I am left with the remorse that when I took it, my hypoglycemia went away. It was strange ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Richa Saxena ( Dietitian & Nutritionist)
Dr.  Narasimha G L MD

For the last week I ve been having symptoms of hypoglycemia. I had blood work done, everything was normal. Still waiting on insulin test to come back. I m heathly, active, not overweight ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Narasimha G L ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. PADMAJA MD

i was recently diagnosed with hypoglycemia and have changed my diet since. I am also a teacher ... tests and all had a negative result. What is happening? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. PADMAJA ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

Tremors, dizziness, fainting, craving for food, fatigue and tiredness

Dr. Jyothi B L MD

Is it high insulin or high glucose? is she having hypoglycemia? More detail necessary

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

during hypoglycemia, and sugar rich juice may be used, assuming no other comorbidities