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High fasting blood sugar levels - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   i am a diabetic patient on citapen xs
User :   500mg
User :   twice daily
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   ur age/occupation
User :   but i see that my blood sugar levels are around 130 - 140 even while fasting
User :   36
User :   Vice President - Ops in an IT company
User :   i do excersice 3- 4 times a week ( treadmill / cycling and cross trainers)
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often and how long you have?
Doctor :   since how long ur having diabetes?
User :   nope
User :   1 yr
User :   i do not smoke or chew tobaco
User :   i do drink once a month
User :   or so
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   well there might be other reasons for the High FBSL

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