I think I might have this. Not sure though online research diagnoses. So my questions are has anyone on here been diagnosed with Diabetic Dumping? What kind of tests do they do for it? What kind of symptoms did you have? What kind of tratment were you put on? And please tell me u feel better now????

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Comment by FionaT1 on April 3, 2014 at 1:11am

Sorry I think this should be in the discussion section really my bad! plz help anyway. I will learn how to use this site soon :(

Comment by shoshana27 on April 3, 2014 at 1:50am

WHAT IS DIABETIC DUMPING?

Comment by FionaT1 on April 3, 2014 at 2:18am

http://www.ehow.com/about_5479354_diabetic-dumping-syndrome.html I no this has info but nothing like hearing real life experiences

Comment by Nici on April 3, 2014 at 4:10am

Hi Fiona,

I suspect that I have a mild form of this, but have not been diagnosed. I am Type 1, so the symptoms from the low BG do not seem to be an issue for me ... I can usually match my insulin peak to my carb digestion with a simple bolus (not dual wave or square wave). My symptoms are primarily digestive in nature and I tend toward constipation rather than diarrhea. Most of the descriptions I find on the web list diarrhea as a symptom. Only a few list constipation, so I think this is less common.

My GI doc does confirm that my stomach empties quickly, but I have never asked him specifically about this diagnosis.

So far, I am having good luck with the FODMAP diet and Linzess. I have also had some success with Victoza because it slows down gastric emptying. Symlin was a disaster for me, it made my digestive symptoms worse.

I'm interested to hear if any one else has experience with this condition.

Comment by Marie B on April 4, 2014 at 9:56am

here's a discussion on this
http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/gastroparesis/forum/topics/dumping-...

if you want to add to it, it will bring it back to the top of the discussions

Comment by FionaT1 on April 5, 2014 at 7:44am

Thanks Marie B that was loads of help

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