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2 1 Thu, 12 May 2016
Hi. I am a type 2 diabetic and have been prescribed Janumet. At first I experienced, nausea and diahrea for the first few days. I just took my blood sugar before eating dinner and it was 364. It has never been that high before! I am very sleepy, I have dry mouth and excessive thirst. What can I...
29 1 Mon, 14 Mar 2016
took my wife into hosp er on advice of her primary....neusea, weak, fatigued, forearms tingling and hands/fingers drawing up. Recently lost left kidney from stent occlusion (stant was full length of renal artery aneurism). She has a history of blacking out with extremely high blood pressure which...
25 1 Thu, 10 Mar 2016
pls wait, i am writing my question as under I am 70 yrs old Female, suffering with High BP problem for long time. Now a days the BP is 180/78 or near by all he time. I am taking following medicines. 1.Nikardia retard- 10 mg ; m/ev. 2.cilny-20 , night 3.tide-10 ; morning with hese I am also tking...
26 1 Wed, 9 Mar 2016
I am a52 year old male with a history of NO heart issues, but I have endured a Synovial Sarcoma, which did result in the amputation of my right leg, above the knee. In the past 3 months I have experienced uncharacteristicly high blood pressure. What other symptoms should I be on the lookout for?
22 1 Fri, 26 Feb 2016
Hi I was diagnosed with high BP about 6 months ago,and just started taking my meds again 2 weeks ago,I am currently on Losaratan 50mg and I don t think they are working,I am consistently feeling dizzy and out of it,I took another 25mg,but I still get the same,my blood pressure right before I am...
23 1 Fri, 26 Feb 2016
I am a 48 year old female. I have burning sensation in my hands and feet. Over 1 year ago, my a1c was 5.8 with a fasting glucose reading of 90. I eat healthy, some sweets and exercise 5-6x a week. I have very little body fat. Also, it s very cold where I live. Any thoughts?
26 1 Wed, 24 Feb 2016
My face has been getting really hot at times lately...probably 3 times this week. I know I am depressed. I feel like my heart is racing...almost like i ve had too much caffeine...I have also gained more weight lately and am wondering if I may have high blood pressure. I was borderline about a...
30 2 Wed, 24 Feb 2016
I am type 1 diabetes mellitus age 61 , for 4 years , on insulin pump , since August 2015. I have been a runner all my life. I run marathon s . Not excessive training , for pleasure now. Problem is that I sometimes now experiencing top of leg pain, about 4inches above the knee upwards, no previous...
25 1 Wed, 24 Feb 2016
my mother taking Diapride M1. 73 yr old. Her blood sugar levels have been under control however lately they have been fluctuating. fasting was 114 and PP went upto 257 lately. Please advice if medicine needs to be adjusted. Is there any risk immediately since she is overseas at the moment and...
31 1 Mon, 15 Feb 2016
Hi ..I recently found out I have Diabetes. I was perscribed 2 medications..& the 1 touch Verio Blood tester. My question is Should I go to the Hospital..if I get a much Higher than normal reading than ever before. My average reading was in the 200 s and 300 s. My last reading today was 446..what...
35 1 Thu, 28 Jan 2016
hi these symptoms are my husbands he is a diabetic when he woke me last night his reading was11.8 he als said he felt that he was going to pass out, had full body tingling and felt hungry. the diabetis is not monotered well and diet is not followed, he also drinks a fair amount ( in my opinion to...
32 1 Mon, 25 Jan 2016
I am using Istamer 50 mg/500 mg and glimisave 4 for my diabetes treatment .while so I am having loose motions of 4 or5 per day .thinking for it is motions syndrome I used walbeta placid a plus .this has not improved the situation instead the sugar increased and the doctor now prescribe d Apriglim...
25 1 Mon, 25 Jan 2016
I have had a bad dose of flu and now have a chest infection. It s been 9 days since start of flu and I am having difficulty breathing, there is a loud rattle when I exhale, also if I lie on my left side it gets worse so I feel it is the left side of my chest, do I need to revisit the doctor? I...
38 1 Mon, 25 Jan 2016
I am a 36 year juvenile diabetic who has been diabetic for 25 years. I am in good health except my right arm falls asleep every night for the last year. Diabetic dr said it wasn t diabetes related because it would be in both arms. What else could it be?
48 1 Tue, 19 Jan 2016
Hi I am 47 years old and was recently diagnosis with type 2 diabetes and recently I noticed I have bad vaginal itching only in the evening. I went to my doctor several times and they said it might be the soaps but I have used the same soaps before it. Can you please tell me what can cause vaginal...
27 1 Tue, 19 Jan 2016
I was born with one functioning kidney. I found out about my type 2 diabetes 4 years ago. Otherwise, I m very active; exercise and try to stick to what I should eat weekly. Can I take Mucinex-DM? I realize that having one functioning kidney, medications can affect me more than an individual with...
35 1 Sun, 17 Jan 2016
hai i am 29 years old, 4 years married, planing for baby. on 30.12.2015 i did IUI. i have many risk factor.... i am biconuvate uttres,PCOD,thyroid, negative blood group,and Diabites now only deducted. kindly give the answer how i have to protect my baby from these problem Now my sugar level is...
41 1 Mon, 11 Jan 2016
I am diabetic and taking insulin in following doses.Humologus 50:50 --- 20 / 20 / 14 units per day + Lanctus 8 units at bed time + Glycomet GP - 2 ( 1 --- 1) but my sugar is still high ( FBS - 198 & PP 394), HbA1c is 8.6. Please recommend medicine to control my sugar level.email : YYYY@YYYY
40 1 Tue, 29 Dec 2015
I have diabetes type 2 I am passing gas consistently, some days every 10 minutes, I go out for a walk and pass gas 2or 3 times in 3 hundred yards I am taking Sandoz metformin twice a day 500 mg the number on the is Rx 0000 can you help me John Doyle
39 1 Tue, 29 Dec 2015
I have hypoglycemia and am border line diabetic. When I drink I don t drink a lot but I sick for the next two days not being able to keep anything down. Is it due to the bloods sugar or is two day hangovers normal? And is it something worth seeking medical attention ?
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