Definition of Postprandial. Meaning of Postprandial. Synonyms of Postprandial

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Definition of Postprandial

Postprandial
Postprandial Post*pran"di*al, a. [Pref. post- + prandial.] Happening, or done, after dinner; after-dinner; as, postprandial speeches.

Meaning of Postprandial from wikipedia

- relates to a meal. Postprandial (from post prandium) means after eating a meal, while preprandial is before a meal. The term postprandial is used in many...
- Postprandial somnolence (colloquially known as food coma, after dinner dip, and postprandial sleep, or by the African-American Vernacular English term...
- Reactive hypoglycemia, postprandial hypoglycemia, or sugar crash is a term describing recurrent episodes of symptomatic hypoglycemia occurring within four...
- A postprandial glucose (PPG) test is a blood glucose test that determines the amount of glucose, in the plasma after a meal. The diagnosis is typically...
- and the blood pressure returns to normal. Another, but rarer form, is postprandial hypotension, a drastic decline in blood pressure that occurs 30 to 75...
- Idiopathic postprandial syndrome, colloquially but incorrectly known by some as hypoglycemia, describes a collection of clinical signs and symptoms similar...
- In medicine and specifically endocrinology, postprandial dip is a term used to refer to mild hypoglycemia occurring after ingestion of a heavy meal. The...
- Anorexia is a medical term for a loss of appetite. While the term in non-scientific publications is often used interchangeably with anorexia nervosa, many...
- 10–16 hours after eating glucose tolerance test: continuous testing postprandial glucose test (PC): 2 hours after eating random glucose test Some laboratory...
- Mascot Health Series) is an alpha-glucosidase inhibitor used for lowering postprandial blood glucose levels in people with diabetes mellitus. Voglibose delays...