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caemun posted:
I get spells of fatigue which lasts for several days but all tests are clear. I am declared to be Well. I can be energetic one day and energy-less the next. I have CKD. I drink 2 litres a day. Could I still be getting dehydrated.
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john-skpt responded:
How are your blood pressures doing on the tired days versus the not-tired days? What are blood test numbers looking like recently?

Dehydration can definitely cause fatigue, but I'd be reluctant to pin it on that without checking out everything else.

You might carefully try increasing water intake for a few days to see what happens, but don't get too drastic with it too fast: you can seriously upset the body's electrolyte balance with big overdoses of water. And that could have serious side effects.


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