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High PP sugar level, good dietary conrol. What should be done to lower PP level?

Hi Sir, my fathers fasting sugar level are normal (90-110) however PP sugar level are high (170-200), he has a good control over diet , never takes direct sugar intake avoids potato & rice. His diet is good as he eats around 4-5 chapati along with two vowls of daliya in lunch & similarly at dinner. Request you to please advise the right medication & methods to control PP sugar level. Presently he is taking Glimisave M1 half tablet before lunch.....pls advise
Asked On : Sat, 27 Oct 2012
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Diabetologist 's  Response
hi vikash,

thanks for your query,

PP glucose level upto 200mg/dl is normal...i presume your dad is absoultely under case if you need to confirm , take HbA1c and see how much it is.. HbA1c level anything

thank you,

wish you for good health,.

Answered: Wed, 31 Oct 2012
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Internal Medicine Specialist Dr. Akhilesh Dubey's  Response
Welcome to HCM
I am glad that your father is taking care of diet and taking antidiabetic medicines regularly.
To avoid high post prandial blood sugar he should take food stuff with low glycemic index and take some physical activity like walking daily. as his fasting blodd sugar is adequately controlled and even pp blood sugar level is resonably controlled but still you can discuss with your endocrinologist,if he advises some drugs of a group called (AGI) may be added.
to know control of diabetes in last 3 months a test of glycosylated Hb may be done to know diabetic control.
Take care
Good luck
Answered: Wed, 31 Oct 2012
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