Dizziness/Lightheadedness related?

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Ohana
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Date Joined Aug 2007
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   Posted 9/24/2007 5:14 PM (GMT -7)   
SOometimes after I eat I get very lightheaded and fatigued. At times I feel I could faint. It seems as if I am not processing my food correctly. At other times I get this feeling before I eat, when I'm hungry. To me it seems like a blood sugar kind of thing but I have been checked for diabetes and the doc says no. I've also had my thyroid checked and that's fine. Also, my B12 levels are supposedly good. I am only on Protonix and an asthma inhaler at the present time.
 
Does anyone get these symptoms? I think they might be CD related but could it also be something to do with how my gut is now processing food?
Dx'd CD in August 2007 - 42-yr-old wife and mom
Allergic to Entocort and Prednisone / Not sure what's next
Currently on Protonix, calcium and multi-vit; and Flovent (for asthma)


FitzyK23
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Date Joined May 2005
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   Posted 9/25/2007 7:00 AM (GMT -7)   
I also have to eat on a schedule or else I feel really sick; specifically, lightheaded. I think its an electrolyte inbalance. Going to much and not getting enough nutrients absorbed or something. Gatorade or pedialyte helps. I know sugar can be bad for crohns but it helps my dizzyness.
25 Year old married female.  Diagnosed w/ CD 2 years ago, IBS for over 10 years before that, which was probably the CD.
 
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Sad Mom!
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Date Joined Aug 2007
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   Posted 9/25/2007 7:04 AM (GMT -7)   
My son use to feel the same way. After the doctor gave him iron supplement it went away. Did you get your iron levels checked? Just wondering!
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