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High sugar levels, AC1 dropped. On exercise and diet. Opinion on results?

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Hi, I am type 2 diagnosed with 434 sugar level 2 years back. I was on oral medication for 8 months and then my A1C dropped to 4.8% and gradually my medications came down to nill. From one year I am controlling with exercise and diet. My A1C had been 6.6,5.8,5.8, last one year, but last three months I had lots of sugar free ice creams and my a1 c was 7.8.

The below r my sugar levels for 20 days:


Than you for the reply. The below are the readings from past 20 days.

26/05- f- 143,after morning gym-131,2hrs-167
29/05-f-141, 2hr-113
31/05-f-115,before dinner-106
04/06-after morning gym-122,2hrs- lunch-158
05/06-f-116,before dinner-88
06/06-before dinner-94
07/06- before dinner-92
08/06-2 hrs post dinner- 107
11/06-2 hrs post lunch- 142
12/06-f-106,2 hrs post lunch-121
15/06-3.5 hrs of eating-100

Posted Thu, 5 Jul 2012 in Diabetes
Answered by Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta 1 hour later

After going through your reports I feel that your sugar levels are definitely slightly deranged.
To prevent longterm micro as well as macro complications,your sugar levels should be tightly controlled.
I advocate use of medicine like METFORMIN 500 mg twice daily.
Talk to your physician regarding this.

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