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1 0 2 hours ago
Hi i have had lightheadedness, headache and fuzzy vision for 5 months. i did an MRI of the brain and it was normal and my ct scan was normal. All my blood counts were normal. i went to an Endo doctor and they tested me and said i had prediabetes and high cholesterol. Would Prediabetes be causing...
1 0 2 days ago
I was recently diagnosed with hepatitis D, diabetes, and since my latest hospital stay, my vision is going through periods of blurriness that I have never experienced before. Not only the conditions, but the medicine have really effected my ability to work. I have recently returned to work, a job...
2 1 5 days ago
I am diabetic and on Metformin, and am wondering if this could be the cause of the sensation of ice water running through my entire body. I get really weak and have to go lay down for about half an hour until it resides. I never had this sensation before taking the medication.
2 1 6 days ago
I ve had pain in my uppr abdomen on the right side that went into my back near the shoulder blade. Then the pain went away after I started drinking orange juice. Now, I have a sllght pain in the upper abdomen on the right side that is constant. I was on Norvasc for about a month and had a very...
2 1 6 days ago
I am 58 year old male, with Type2 DM for past 10 years. I am on GP 1 & Glycomet 500 mg both twice a day.Of late my fasting & PP levels are high 170/250, not reducing despite above medication. What s other medicines to keep sugar under check? Can Fenfuro help me? Pl let me know. Thanks. Anil....
2 1 Fri, 17 Feb 2017
I am Diabetic and have severe neuoropathy on the arms and hands. Some believe it is arthritis but have not been diagnosed as such. I wanted to know if there is any interaction with taking Tumerac with Metformin. I use the Tumerac for inflammation and pain. FORGET IT....I THOUGHT THIS WAS A FREE...
2 1 Thu, 16 Feb 2017
My husband is suffering from Diabetes since last 15 years along with hypertension..Although BP is controlled by medicine but his sugar levels have never been in control. He is taking lots of medicines and injection lanctous ..Since last 3 yrs he developed diabetic neuropathy..Right now he has...
2 1 Wed, 15 Feb 2017
i am going to be blunt right to the point. i have no energy, basically dragging ass. my legs feel like anchors and tired a lot. blood sugar as of this morning was 109, just now pacific time was 118. type 2 diabetes being controlled with diet. do i need a vitamin like b or something? any help...
2 1 Wed, 15 Feb 2017
hi goodafternoon..i want to ask regarding of my urine...i have checked my blood and urine twice...fbs= 122.80 mg/dl or 6.8 Hba1c= 5.7 first test urine=negative in sugar after two days second test urine= negative in sugarquestio n: Why it still ants going to my urine again in again? even my urine...
2 1 Tue, 14 Feb 2017
I have had diabetes for 16 months now and I seem to be tired for reasons unknown. I am 76 and except for the recent diabetes, I am healthy. No other medications. No allergies. Is it the metformin or the humolog or lantus that is having an effect on my energy level? Thanks for your answer.
2 1 Mon, 13 Feb 2017
Dear Doctor, I am a 45 years old Diabetic patient. Last 10 years I am suffering the diabetic. Last few month I found my FF is not controlled. It vary from 120 - 140 where as PP is 135-145. I am taking Glipizide 5mg at morning before breakfast and Metformin SR 500mg at Night. Please advice how to...
2 1 Mon, 13 Feb 2017
Sir,Good morning. I am Kannan from Ernakulam. Last week i checked my blood and result is FBS 122, PPBS 149 and HB A1C 7.2. Doctor advised to take Glycomet SR 500. If any side effect for this or if my count is reduced, can i stop this medicine.
2 1 Fri, 10 Feb 2017
A diabetic. Age 50 male. All of a sudden for last 3 days, unable to read anything close, especially small letters. For examples, cannot read the notifications on the cell phone. Especially on the left eye feels like there is something bluring the vision. Was told the feeling is like if the pupils...
2 1 Fri, 10 Feb 2017
I m a type II diabetic who watches my diet and numbers closely. My fasting number this AM was 126. It s always higher after fasting in the AM than expected. I m on Metformin 1000 Mg 2 X s a day. Often the only meal I eat is a lie carb dinner. I snack on carrots, pears, apples and celery most days.
2 1 Thu, 9 Feb 2017
My 21 year old daughter is concerned because she s losing weight without a any change in diet or exercise. She s gone from 117 to 113 which because she s 5 2 is significant for her. That s the chief complaint. I told her it may be diabetes and if it continues she should get checked out.
2 1 Tue, 7 Feb 2017
I am diabetic. I now feel tingling in my feet when I wake up, but upon walking it goes away. I am diabetic for about 28 years. I now get tingling in my feet, hands and head during sleep. It goes away upon waking and getting out of bed. What causes this?
2 1 Tue, 7 Feb 2017
my 84 year old dad had 2 epunexplained episodes this week. he has diabetes and doen tt check his sugar eats whenever he chooses, sis on metformin and one other diabetes medication, in addition to high blood pressure and 2 heart attcks in 10 years. he was walking 2 miles daily but arthritis in his...
2 1 Mon, 6 Feb 2017
hi, my diabetic consumes large quantities of candy and ice cream. He is 70 years old and has a lot of pain. He seeing a pain doctor in 2 days,and I m sure he won t tell the doctor about all the bad foods he eats.What should I do, if anything.
2 1 Thu, 2 Feb 2017
my sugar level fbs 180 and ppbs 380.then doctor prescribed glycoment gp 1 fort every day one cap for 15 days.again i checked sugar.sugar level fbs 170 and ppbs 360.then i meet other doctor.doctor prescribed ozomet g2 every day one cap two times.after 10 days i check my sugar again.now sugar leem...
2 1 Thu, 2 Feb 2017
I was recently told that my blood sugar was almost borderline high? I am wondering what is normal range. It was not a fasting blood sugar test and they didn t even ask me when I had eaten. I don t know how they could know it was high. I had eaten within 2 hours of the blood draw and they said my...
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