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8 1 11 hours ago
Hi Doctor, I am 28years old female, i have 1 and half year baby girl, when was checking glucose level simply one night after dinner it was around 128, so i thought of testing next day morning i.e fasting glucose as 105, then i tested it again next morning, it is 95. Please tell me whether there...
3 0 11 hours ago
My husband has severe diabetic neuropathy and amitriptyline is very helpful in giving him some comfort. His primary M.D. just increased his dose from 25 mg. qd. to 25mg. b.i.d. but refuses to increase it to t.i.d. because it will mess him up My husband is level headed and not much for drugs of...
6 1 14 hours ago
yes I am not eating candies or drinking soda water or eating bread or pastry I have cut a lot of food. why is my sugar still too high. I get up with a reading 233 then I take 2 healthy pills call blood sugar defense in the morning, then eat my breakfast eggs and bacon and water and it goes down...
6 1 15 hours ago
My dad have Diabetis and Blood Pressure, recently he got problem in brain, now he gets treatment but problem is that he s hand is shaking , and suffering from Eyes Burning, went to eye care the Dr. Says, there is nothing problem in u r Eyes, its happening only with the High power Medicines
4 0 16 hours ago
Dear sir, I am hemalatha , 26 year old, week back got to know that i am diabetic and full test was done Test details: Fastning glucose:282 PPglucose:382 HBA1C: 12.2% doctor has prescribed me Glycomet gp1 - 2 times before food & vogo 0.3- 3 times with food and after week that is today Fasting...
4 0 16 hours ago
Hi, I am a type 2 diabetic that has been on steroids for a hip issue. Today I am having trouble controlling my sugar. Its has been no lower than 350, peaking at 508. I am on glyboride and metphormin and have increased my dose like I have in the past but still can t get it below 350, what should I...
10 1 17 hours ago
hi doctor, my father 67 years old and diabetic since 20 years, now his right leg two toes have been amputated due to infection. after amputation we found that he is suffering with PVD (Peripheral Vascular Disease) and has blockage in right leg. 20% blood flow is there for his right foot. his...
8 1 17 hours ago
I am a diabetic. My age is 32. I have thie problem of passing stool smoothly. I always feel just below stomach on right side very tense interal feeling. I started live 52 yesterday and immediatly with in day I got relax---was my problem is gastoparesis of some liver congestion. I ma taking 500mg...
7 1 18 hours ago
I went to the Dr today, i wasn t feeling fine, I m sluggish, I m drinking tons of water. I am diabetic. My bloog sugar level was 540, the nurse gave me an insulin shot, they had me wait about half an hour, they took it again and now its 590, should I be concerned. Should the Dr have done more
10 1 18 hours ago
Im a 29 year old white male and I ve been experiencing several symptoms that I think may be associated with diabetes or high blood sugar and would like a doctors opinion. My symptoms include nausea, hot flashes (feet, face, and arms), tingling or numbness in hands, arms, and feet (especially in...
7 1 18 hours ago
Hello Dr, Lately I have been seeing advertisements pertaining to FENFURO capsules for diabetic disease management. Kindly let us know, how effective and how safe for patients of type-2 diabetes.? Are there any side effects reported.? Thanks & regards, N Sreeinivas
3 0 1 day ago
Hi I have been having problems with my mid abdominal hurting along with my liver and my blood sugar has been low, I m tired, eyes can t focus, headaches, dizzy, slurred speech. Monday I had 5 rolo s, 2 Reese s, 3 cups of coffee with sugar & cream, 2 peanut butter & jelly on white bread sandwiches...
12 1 1 day ago
is it free?If so I need to know /how to treat my husband with upset stomach,I ve given him pepto B & Imodium for at least a week,no good,I don t know what else to do,I ve also given him p nut butter & cheese,no good,can u help,Free?He has colon cancer/very weak.Thanks very much.
15 1 1 day ago
I had a bowel resection in 2000 after ischemic ulceration due to a volvulus. I was diagnosed with diabetes last year, and I seem to have reactive hypoglycemic episodes. My CBG drops after I eat, and I feel tired, often weak, until my blood sugar rises. Is this condition related in any way to an...
5 0 1 day ago
I am taking norethisterone and buserelin and have type 1 diabetes on an insulin pump. Since taking both of these (4 days and 2 days respectively) my blood sugars have increased drastically 16-20mmol and am struggling to keep them under control. Is this a possible side effect and if so of which...
11 1 1 day ago
Is it possible that pancreas start to produce high amounts of glucagon hormone after meals? I know it shouldnt do that, but my blood glucose rises high every time after meal. I am diabetic and i use novo rapid insulin. There is no sense that my blood glucose is high even without carbohydrates and...
13 1 1 day ago
I have DM2 last 9yrs. It was well controlled with metaformin 2grs per day&amryl(glimepride) 2mg.last year I reduced wt 4kg and my Dr. Reduced metaformin 1gr & amryl 1 mg. The sugar F below 100&pp below 120 monitoring every month.In July 2014 amryl reduced to .5mg& till Sept the sugar level was...
11 1 1 day ago
Hi I m about to start taking 70/30 insulin, but I m not sure how much I should take? and how many times daily? I have took this insulin before in the past (about 6 yrs. ago). I weight about 143 lbs. 5 4 height, 26 years old, and had diabetes for 16 years now. I am very active at work, but not so...
7 1 1 day ago
I feel a cold coming on. I am a Type 2 Diabetic taking 250 MG Glipizide-Metforamin twice a day and 40 MG Simvastin once a day. I would like to begin taking 4.4 MG Echinacea twice a day for 4 days. Do these drugs react to one another? Any dangers I should be aware of?
12 1 1 day ago
I am acute diabetic type 2 for the last 24 years . I had severe heart attack in April 2004. I had undergone ANJIO PLASTY. since then i`m on insuline human mixtard 50:50 as well as tab. amryl 2 and/or demacom. My sugar range is 120-170 fasting & 220-270 p.p. whereas the heart condition appears to...
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