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11 2 5 minutes ago
Rather embarrassing to be asking but my husband and I are rather concerned. He has diabetes and takes a shot before each meal and a 24 hr shot at bedtime. When we have oral sex.. if I swallow, is there enough traces of insulin in his sperm to cause me any harm?
6 1 7 minutes ago
I am T2 diabetic for the last 15 years and is under regular medication. Now I take Flexiglim 0.5 mg one tabe in the morning and Galvusmet 50/500 twice a day. The sugar level was under control. However when I checked this time it was 137 (fasting) and 224 (PPBS). What change I should make in the...
6 0 8 hours ago
This is mahalamxi from hyderabad, my mother(42yrs) is facing Diabetes from past 3 yrs . Initailly she used to take tablets and later she started taking insulin 10 pts first 10 days it will be under control and then again it goes to 300+ then she took 15 pts then it will be under control first 10...
5 0 9 hours ago
my mom is suffering from diabetes(last checked 380) and hyperthyroid(12.55). she is under medication (amaryl 3mg, cetapin xr 1000mg, path 30, volix 0.2mg, atorsave 10, elthroxin 50 mg). She was diagnosed with diabetes 3years back and was given isulin after 2yrs. due to fluctuating sugar level she...
6 0 9 hours ago
I HAVE BEEN TOLD I HAVE HYPOGLYCENIA. I HAVE PURCHES METER TO CHECK MY BLOOD SUGAR WHEN I FEEL IT IS LOW. I AM EXPERIENCING LIGHT HEADEDINESS, DIZZINESS TODAY, ALL DAY. I CHECKED IT AT 830AM, IT WAS 65, I ATE, I CHECKED IT AGAIN AND IT WAS 103. I WAS JUST SITTING EATING, AND THE LIGHT HEADEDINESS...
5 0 10 hours ago
I am a diabetic, I recently fell ill with normal flu(fever and bodyache) so i stopped my diabetic medicines and had the flu medicines. After the 3 day course the fever came down but the headache continued. Today morning I resumed my diabetic medicines. I also took an aspirin for the headache....
7 0 10 hours ago
Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? yes good eveneing iN THE MONTH OF JUNE 10 I DID MEDICAL CHECK UP AND FOUND MY BLOOD SUGAR LEVEL FASTING - 143 , POST GLUCOSE - 344, DOCTOR ADIVSED ME GLYCOMET 500 MG - 2 DAILY . RESULT IS LIKE THIS- 18/7 149 249 15/8 104 192 27/8 85 174 5/9 98 191...
4 0 10 hours ago
49yrs old female, type2 diabetes for 7 yrs, bilateral great49yrs old female, type2 diabetes for 7 yrs, bilateral great toe ulcers, non healing for last 1 year, HbA1c-9% , VPT and HCP-grossly impaired, ABI:right-1.01, left-0.92 1. what other information do you require from this patient? 2. what is...
4 0 10 hours ago
hi, i think i might have a problem with my blood sugars but im not sure and i have not been diagnosed before with diabetes or anything like that usually about 3-4 hours after a meal i feel hungry then faint and i get hot and sweaty and shaky hands and if i have something that is too sweet i feel...
5 0 10 hours ago
Can exposure to a crystal meth lab as a young child cause juvenile diabetes? Two of my brothers children have it and their mother and stepfather ran a meth lab when they were younger (the stepfather went to prison). There is no history of diabetes on either side of the family
5 0 11 hours ago
patient smt sumitra devi ,female ,67years old lady ,known diabetic type 2 ,non hypertensive ,H/o CAD unstable angina ,Tmt Positive , S/p CAG [17.5.10] kameneni ,LMCA +triple vessel disease ,good LV function , treated at care hospital banjara for 44 days and presently readmited at hiranandani...
4 0 12 hours ago
My 15 yr old had a fasting blood glucose level 101, through routine bloodwork at his mental healthcare provider. They want him to see his regular doctor, because he is having mood problems, he will be really super hungry and cranky and then gets tired and grumpy. What could be the issue
6 0 12 hours ago
Hi,Recently I have been diagnosed as type 2 diabetes. First visit fasting glucose was 6.8. I was told to go back again for oral glucose test and fasting glucose. Went back again for the result, it was 11 and the latter 7.5. On the same day itself for finger prick test it was 6.3. Am I classified...
8 0 14 hours ago
Dear Doctor. My sugar level (fasting) is 143, I am taking JANUVIA 100MG daily one tab, for the last one year, now I wish to change this one, could please suggest me some alternative medicine with same compounds, since JANUVIA is very expensive medicine. Renu Sharma
5 0 14 hours ago
hello my mom has hyperthyroidism and Diabetes today she said she was cold but she was sweating and she also has been sleeping alot and she gets hot flashes. She said she felt dizzy and she said she feels clamy. I have also noticed she has been eating alot but she has been losing weight. I dont...
4 0 15 hours ago
Hello Doctor! My husband is a type 2 diabetic patient and he is on oral medication from the past 4 years. In recent routine checkup his micro albumin shows a value of 18.5 and FBS & PLBS are 162 and 302. When we went to an endocrinologist, he told that the damage of kidney(s) just started and...
5 0 15 hours ago
Hello doctor, my father-in-law is 67 years of old. he is suffering from knee pain since last 5 to10 years. He is also patient of diabetes and high BP. Now, he is almost on bed since last one year. He can t walk even he can t go for toilet alone. Now doctor has said for operation. plz if you can...
4 0 15 hours ago
I recently started taking Glipizide for my diabetes - shortly after taking my heart feels a little quick faster than normal - rate at rest when I checked was 72 normally it is around 60-64 - I take atenolol for arythmyia - is the slightly elevated rate okay - it will stop after a period of time.
4 0 16 hours ago
I have history of diabetes on both sides of my family. In the last two months I have experienced some things which have made me get more in depth than an office visit to see where my glucose levels are. I am ranging from 93 during fasting up to 228 after eating. What would this information tell you?
13 3 16 hours ago
I was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes on Thursday. I was placed on metformin 500 mg daily and told to watch my diet. I ve been watching everything I put in my mouth for three days and still my sugar is 265 with diet and medication. If I don t eat is still 265. If I eat it s around 265. I m really...
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