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1 0 5 hours ago
I am taking glycomet gp2 +glysiphase 500+.03 voglibose alongwith ayurvedic im9 tab twice day and evening 1 tab of januvia 50 is also taking. My sugar level is fasting 134 and pp 150. Pl. advise weather the parameter of sugar in case of diabitic patient is good of the above result or something is...
1 0 19 hours ago
I have a family doctor and he says I m borderline diabetic and I want to be proactive and make suggestions to my doctor what I should do since he isn t very forth coming with help. My Dad is on metformin and he says he takes that for his type II diabetes he s 87 I m 64. My dad also mentioned...
1 0 19 hours ago
Hello. My dad is type 2 diabetic and is on medication. He recently got his blood work back and his blood level is 120 which has never been so low. He recently had hemmeroids that cause lots of bleeding. Lasted about 3 weeks. My question is is it safe for him to take Floradix which is a iron...
2 1 19 hours ago
Knowing that the basic chemical formulation and the desired end result of the two medications in question will be the same - Are there any differences in a patients response to the side reactions of Humatrope vs Norditropin...specifically diabetes?
1 0 22 hours ago
i just went to my doctors and my a1c was 9. something which is high since then ive been eating more veggies more and fish n chicken more hardly any carbs and ive since the doctors i was having blood sugar levels of 200s now im getting blood sugar levels of 89-93 before and after meals whats the...
2 1 24 hours ago
I am a diabetic male age 55 and I went to visit a Dr. for constant fevers and chills accompanied by on and off sweating. I also can t get rid of bad headache pain along the forehead and top of my head. I was told that all I have is a viral infection a non bacterial viral infection so just to...
1 0 24 hours ago
I have type 2 diabetes, my last A1c was6.7. Today I had a prednisone injection. My blood sugar is 330. I usually take lantus in the mornings to avoid middle of the night lows. I have fast acting insulin on hand, but don t know how much to use or let the sugar alone since is a side effect of the...
2 1 24 hours ago
My husband has type 2 diabetes. About 4 days ago he got an ulcer on the inside of his behind crack. It s about the size of a quarter and broke open, puss and odor. Urgent care put him on keflex 500mg 4 times a day. My husband is on disability and can t get insurance for two years! I am worried,...
2 1 24 hours ago
hello i have had osteomyelitis in my humerus about 5 years ago I was treated with surgery to remove dead bone and given IV vancomycin along with abx beads to affected area in bones I am now 49 I hover around with prediabetic to diabetic type 2 thank you how common is to come back thank you
2 1 1 day ago
Hello sir im 22 year young male im suffering from unexpected weight loss i knew that it is symptoms of diabetes and my scortum has swollen and i think its hydrocele.what should i do now? i haven t gone through any blood test i need your advice.please kindly reply
1 0 2 days ago
Hello. I am 62 years old and slim physic I have been a dietetic since 2007 taking 2 met for in a day. Recently my sugars have creeped up from 6.7 to 7.0 recently. That is my A1C. My current endocrinologist put me on trulicity .75 mg. I am nauseous and he feels it will be ok after I try it for 12...
1 0 3 days ago
my husband 41 yrs old.he is diagonised high blood sugar(300)...high triglycerid is 750 just 10 days back.he is taking metformine hcl 500mg once in a day,atorvastatin 20mg half at bedtime,Glimepiride 2 mg 1tab everyday...and he is monitering sugar level everyday twice. today his sugar level 108 at...
1 0 3 days ago
Good evening. Quick question, I am taking Invokana and it has brought my blood sugar under control. No side effects, EXCEPT that I need to urinate @ every 2 hours. Notice this especially at night. Am exhausted. It is not that my bladder is full, but if I don t react to the signal, I start to...
1 0 3 days ago
When taking Colorys 0.6 mg 3 tabs 3hrs apart, my blood sugar jumped to 428. I am type 2 on Victoza.. Normally stays between 100 and 200. Was also given an injection on Solvmeclrol an inflammatory.. I am also on Xarelto... is his normal.. Am I on the right Rex?
3 2 3 days ago
Hi, I am a 59 year old male with diabetes and hi blood pressure, I take medication for both. Recently I have been experiencing some random dizziness with what I can only describe as pressure in my head like being under water or up high in a plane. I have no pain anywhere with the exception of...
1 0 4 days ago
My blood sugar levels have been in the high 200s. My Dr has instructed me to take a metaformin pill before breakfast and dinner which I do but my level 2 hours later is still in the midst 200s. I don t drink soda, water all day and night. I eat oatmeal for breakfast , tuna sandwich on whole grain...
1 0 4 days ago
Hello I m a user of this pump going almost a year now everything is going ok except recently I m having trouble with infusion sets it bends very badly almost in half. So I m not receiving the insulin that I need and my sugars sky high how effective are this infusion sets
1 0 5 days ago
My father, 62, is diabetic patient. He has a wound in the left middle toe. Now the doctor has removed it by cutting. Now they are suspecting that it may be gangrene. He has no pain anywhere else apart from the cut toe. Now they re going for bone marrow test. Today his sugar level is 79. Suggest...
2 1 6 days ago
Hello, my mum is a type 2 diabetic, on insulin once a day, her levels ar still on 20, she has lost a stone in the last month from anythinf she s eating making her ill. She s waking up without eating and her levels being 17 when taking insulin they still rise To 20, im verry worried due to her...
2 1 6 days ago
I have a 45 year old brother who is a brittle diabetic, according to enzymes he had a heart attach last week. 2 catherzations, that found a blockage from a bad stint. He had new stints put in. That was 5 days ago. since then his heart rate has remained around 130 only falling to 104 for an hour...
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