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High HB1ac value. What can be done? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jun-2013
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User:Hello Sir
User:My HB1ac value came as 13 last 2 week back
Doctor:that seems very high and it means it is uncontrolled
User:yah..currently glucose level is around 250
User:My age is 29
Doctor:You should immediately consult the doctor for a medication
User:Doctor has prescribed Himalaya karela 1 & glycephage half tablet morning & evening
User:I am doing exercises 7 diet control but still sugar is not in control
Doctor:It takes time
Doctor:you should keep monitoring with bl glucose regularly
User:i am getting eye pain and forehead heaviness in evening
Doctor:at least once a day to start with
User:can you please help me whether prescription is ok or do i need to consult other doc
Doctor:It is ok for now, it is standard but that does not mean that you just continue with it without follow up and thorough and frequent checking
Doctor:so you got to check the bl glucose frequently
User:Thanks Sir....i have some doubt regarding diet
User:can i take idly/poha /upma in breakfast & snacks?
Doctor:It is ideal to take diet plan from dietitian
Doctor:you can take them
User:ok sir..thnx
Doctor:Work out for 5 hours a week
Doctor:and reduce the weight by 10% of the current weight
Doctor:I am sure the bl sugar would be controlled itself
Doctor:along with medicines
Doctor:All the best and do you have any more queries
User:no..thnx sir
Doctor:Thank you
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