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Started feeling thirst, itchy skin, tiredness and light headed. Am I having diabetes?

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I am concerned I may have diabetes,
my symptoms are thirst, itchy skin, tiredness, feeling light headed,
Posted Tue, 7 Aug 2012 in Diabetes
Answered by Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta 6 hours later
Hello and thanks for the query.
I understand your concerns and will try to address them.
Before answering your question I need certain informations from you so that I am in a better position to answer.
Since when you are suffering from these complaints?
Since when you are using venlafaxine and lamotrigine?
Do you urinate oftenly?
Do you have to get up in the night many times for urine?
do you have increased or decreased appetite?
Is there any loss or increase in weight?
Do you feel any swelling on face or ankles?
Do you feel breathless?
Do you have any problem with your periods?

Please supply these informations so that we can proceed ahead.
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