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Polydipsia: Introduction

Polydipsia: This is where there is a chronic excessive thirst that is also accompanied by excessive fluid intake. See detailed information below for a list of 135 causes of Polydipsia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Polydipsia:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Polydipsia. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Polydipsia:

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Polydipsia: Symptom Checker

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Polydipsia Treatments

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Stories from Users for Polydipsia

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Medications or substances causing Polydipsia:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Polydipsia as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Drug interactions causing Polydipsia:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Polydipsia as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Dymelor and alcohol interaction
  • Diabinese and alcohol interaction
  • Amaryl and alcohol interaction
  • Glucotrol and alcohol interaction
  • Glucotrol XL and alcohol interaction
  • more interactions...»

Polydipsia: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Polydipsia may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Polydipsia

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Polydipsia: Deaths

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Causes of Polydipsia listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Polydipsia as a symptom include:

Definitions of Polydipsia:

Urination of a large volume of urine with an increase in urinary frequency, commonly seen in diabetes.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Organs affected by Polydipsia:

The list of organs typically affected by Polydipsia may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Polydipsia

The list below shows some of the causes of Polydipsia mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Polydipsia?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Polydipsia. Of the 135 causes of Polydipsia that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 4 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 5 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 131 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Polydipsia:

The following list of conditions have 'Polydipsia' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Polydipsia Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Polydipsia based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Polydipsia?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Polydipsia, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    What are the alternative names for Polydipsia:

    Urine output increased, Polyuria, Diuresis
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Polydipsia:

    Medical Conditions associated with Polydipsia:

    Thirst (171 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Diabetes-related symptoms (327 causes)

    Symptoms related to Polydipsia:

    Thirst (171 causes), Excessive urination (250 causes), Diabetes-like symptoms (212 causes), Diabetes insipidus (40 causes), Diabetes mellitus (66 causes), Stress, Anxiety (895 causes), Emotional shock, Hypothalamic lesions, Head injury (3 causes), Infections disease, Fever (2274 causes), Rigors, Dehydration (284 causes), Polyuria (250 causes)

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