Can Dehydration Cause High Blood Sugar Levels?

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Dehydration (adults) - Causes And Treatment

A A A Dehydration in Adults (cont.) The signs and symptoms of dehydration in adults range from minor to severe. Mild to moderate dehydration may include the following: Increased thirst Tired or sleepy Decreased urine output Urine is low volume and more yellowish than normal Few or no tears The above symptoms may quickly worsen and indicate severe dehydration with signs and symptoms are developing; severe dehydration may include the following: Severely decreased urine output or no urine output. The urine, if any, produced is concentrated and a deep yellow or amber color. Dizziness or lightheadedness that does not allow the person to stand or walk normally. Blood pressure drops when the person tries to stand after lying down (low blood pressure or orthostatic hypotension) Rapid heart rate Fever Poor skin elasticity (skin slowly sinks back to its normal position when pinched) Lethargy, confusion, or coma A A A Dehydration in Adults (cont.) Call a primary care doctor if the affected individual with potentially mild to moderate dehydration experiences any of the following: Increased or constant vomiting for more than a day Fever over 101 F (38.3 C), but less than 103 F (39.4) Weight los Continue reading >>

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