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Drug-induced hypoglycemia : Treatment

Treatment You will be given glucose. The doctor will review your diabetes treatment plan to help prevent future problems. Prognosis (Expectations) The outlook is good if the hypoglycemia is promptly detected and treated. However, long-term and repeated episodes of hypoglycemia … Read more

Drug-induced hypoglycemia : Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Symptoms & Signs Anxiety Hunger Irritability Nightmares Palpitations Shakiness Sweating Symptoms of long-term (chronic) hypoglycemia can include: Coma Confusion Convulsions Extreme tiredness (lethargy) Movement difficulties (ataxia) Diagnosis & Tests A blood test will show a glucose level of less than … Read more

Drug-induced hypoglycemia : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Drug-induced hypoglycemia : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Definition Drug-induced hypoglycemia is low blood sugar that results from medication. Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors All of the following can cause blood sugar (glucose) levels to drop: Drinking alcohol Getting too much activity Intentionally or unintentionally overdosing on the … Read more