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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi Doc
Doctor :   ok
User :   I have a query with muy mother..She is a diabetic patient for the last 30+ years
User :   her microscopic albumin in the urine is at 32 currently
User :   the count, I mean
User :   we check her urine everyday with the albumin strips and she is taking this tab Benetic for the same
Doctor :   Ok.What other tablet does she take.
User :   is there anything to be concerned about?
User :   We do visit our diabetologist regularly and would be visiting him today too
Doctor :   Her albumin is little above the normal.
Doctor :   There is no need to worry.
Doctor :   Below 32.
User :   she takes blood thinners as she has a sten
Doctor :   Below 30 i mean.
User :   she takes glucored forte for her diabetes
User :   which we do keep under control
Doctor :   Is it mg.
User :   what is the normal range for women she is 63 years
Doctor :   What is her sugar level.
User :   ok so it is a borderline case?
Doctor :   That is more important.
User :   can this be controlled with medication?
User :   and what is the diet she has to follow?
Doctor :   Then she is fine.
User :   yes, I think so
User :   it is around 120 to 130 in the mornings
User :   and below 200 post lunch
Doctor :   For her diet,she needs to get a dietician plan .
User :   ok
User :   she has a history of long standing diabetes
Doctor :   Our dietician will get back to you in few hours.
User :   so is it ok?
Doctor :   Yes,a little above normal.
Doctor :   How many times a day she takes tablet.
Doctor :   ok.Quite a lot.
Doctor :   She will need dieticians help.
User :   glyciphage 500 in the morning and glycored forte (half in the afternoons) and glyciphage 250 in the eve
User :   this is besides the heart medications which she takes
Doctor :   For her heart disease too.
User :   yes
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting us.
Doctor :   No.
Doctor :   Its fine.
User :   ok
User :   thanks doc
Doctor :   Kindly login for medical queries.
User :   but nothing to worry right?
User :   pleasure doc
User :   may i log out now?
User :   thanks doc
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