Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
142 Doctors are Online

My blood sugar is 437 is it bad?

My blood sugar is 437 I know it's high but how bad is it really?
I'm not on any medication and I've been diabetic for a couple years. When do I have to worry about my levels? What is considered really high?
Asked On : Sun, 20 Dec 2009
Answers:  3 Views:  1097
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Really bad. Understand that if sugar levels are above or below normal then it means that you disease state is not controlled and this will lead to severe irreversible complications. Treating diabetes includes both the doctor's prescription and the patient's compliance
Answered: Fri, 25 Feb 2011
I find this answer helpful
Dietitian & Nutritionist Ms. Ketki's  Response

Yes !!! This is a very danger reading !!

Please follow as given below:

1. Diabetic Diet
2. right medication , right dose at right time
3. slight exercise
4. get proper testing of Fasting and PP sugar levels from lab. and visit dietitian as well as your physician.

for any help / queries contact;
Answered: Fri, 25 Feb 2011
I find this answer helpful
  Anonymous's Response

It is really bad and leaving it as such will lead to irrerversible complications. Hence should bring it back to normal levels immediately.

Answered: Sun, 20 Dec 2009
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor