Symptoms of Diabetes Insipidus in Adults
The main symptoms of diabetes insipidus are always feeling thirsty and frequent urination in large quantities. You will always be haunted by thirst despite drinking a lot of water.
The amount of urine released with diabetes insipidus each day is approximately 3-20 liters, ranging from a mild case of diabetes insipidus up to the most severe cases. Urine experienced by patients this condition can be as much as 3-4 times per hour.
Symptoms that appear above can interfere with your daily activities and sleep patterns. As a result will appear tired, irritable, and difficult to concentrate in performing daily activities.
Diabetes insipidus in children may be more difficult to recognize, let alone the child has not been able to communicate well. Symptoms in children suffering with diabetes insipidus are:
- Bedwetting at bedtime.
- Easily disturbed or angry.
- Crying excessively.
- High body temperature or hyperthermia.
- Weight loss for no apparent reason.
- Loss of appetite.
- Feeling tired and exhausted.
- Slower growth.
Be sure to see your doctor immediately if you experience two major symptoms of diabetes insipidus, which is always thirst and frequent urination in large quantities.