Consume 15-20 grams of glucose or simple carbohydrates. Recheck your blood glucose after 15 minutes. If hypoglycemia continues, repeat. Once blood glucose returns to normal, eat a small snack if your next planned meal or snack is more than an hour or two away.
The NIDDK conducts and supports research in diabetes, glucose metabolism, and related conditions. Researchers supported by the NIDDK are investigating topics such as the causes of hypoglycemia and whether use of continuous glucose monitoring devices can help prevent hypoglycemia