hypoglycemia


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Synonyms for hypoglycemia

abnormally low blood sugar usually resulting from excessive insulin or a poor diet

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Another important step in the prevention of hypoglycemia is cautioning the patient against taking any prescription, nonprescription, or herbal medication without first checking with a member of the DM care team.
For 2 months prior to admission, she had been experiencing episodes of hypoglycemia, and she had discontinued her oral antidiabetic drugs.
7-9) In infants, hypoglycemia is defined as blood glucose concentration of 2.
Strenuous exercise or maldigestion caused by EPI, bacterial overgrowth, inflammatory bowel disease, or other digestive disorders can also lead to hypoglycemia in diabetic dogs.
Lilly Diabetes and drugstore chain Walgreens on Monday jointly announced the launch of a diabetes hypoglycemia awareness campaign to help combat the growing problem of hypoglycemia unawareness.
The increased risk of hypoglycemia in patients with CKD results from impaired renal gluconeogenesis, decreased clearance of insulin, and decreased clearance of oral hypoglycemic agents (Lubowsky, Siegel, & Pittas, 2007).
Dietary changes that occur as cognitive impairment progresses into dementia also might make cognitively impaired diabetics more susceptible to hypoglycemia, and memory problems may make compliance difficult, especially when patients have complicated or intensive antidiabetic regimens, she added.
The mean number of nights with detected hypoglycemia was 21 (4-42) per patient-year, or 6% of all nights.
This patent protection strengthens our commitment to delivering the first product to the market for the prevention of insulin-induced hypoglycemia in diabetes," CEO David Cory said.
This supports previous clinical observations that hypoglycemia can be accompanied by excessive sweating.
Cross-cultural variation in symptom perception of hypoglycemia.
Medications, hypoglycemia, glucose variation, and extent of disease all may influence vascular responses to glucose lowering.
Episodes of severe hypoglycemia became less frequent over a period of 26 years in patients with type 1 diabetes whose glucose was initially intensively managed to a hemoglobin [A.
USA], August 22 (ANI): According to a recent research, a group of researchers have found and validated a practical tool for identifying diabetes patients who are at the highest risk for being admitted to an emergency department or hospital due to severe hypoglycemia, or very low blood sugar.