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Life span of a diabetic - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Diabetes
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   HI
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   how long a diabetic patient can live
Doctor :   as long one can live
Doctor :   there is no fixed time frame
User :   ok
User :   if the bllod sugar increase there is death
Doctor :   if the blood sugar levels shoot up to very high levels
Doctor :   then patient will first fall into coma
Doctor :   and later to death
Doctor :   how old are u
User :   what is the level
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   what is the level
User :   i am 34
Doctor :   ok
User :   what is the level
Doctor :   more than 700mg/dl
Doctor :   varies from persons to person
User :   ok
Doctor :   blood plasma glucose should not exceed 126 mg/dL or 7 mmol/L.
Doctor :   this is normal levels
Doctor :   during fasting
User :   what we can eat regularly
User :   now for me randam 142
Doctor :   anything above 570 mg .dl is very high
Doctor :   u need to follow stirct diadetic diet
User :   fasting 172 after food 280
Doctor :   diabetic diet
Doctor :   how many hours after food u took
Doctor :   check ur sugar level
User :   now i started taking medicine
User :   any sex problem will come'
Doctor :   what kind sex problem u mean to say
User :   with my wife
User :   any sex related issue will come
Doctor :   erectile dysfunction in men
User :   means?
Doctor :   in long standing diabetes or if u dont have proper diabetic control
Doctor :   failure to sustain erection
Doctor :   or failure to ahve erection
Doctor :   The number is 91-80-0000 (Mon - Fri, 12PM to 6PM)
Doctor :   u can call on this number
Doctor :   we will explain to u
User :   if i am taking medicine for deoression that medicine will work efficetely in a diabetic patient
Doctor :   ur not suppose to take any medicine without ur physicians advise
Doctor :   dont assume things
User :   depression
Doctor :   r u taking depression medication now
Doctor :   which medicine are u taking
Doctor :   every medicine will have side effects
User :   i am asking wheather that medicine will be effective
Doctor :   r u taking medicine as of now
User :   venlor xr 75
Doctor :   it will work
Doctor :   since when
User :   for the past 5 years
User :   i am ok
Doctor :   it will work
Doctor :   but u need counselling as well
User :   ok
User :   thanks doctor
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   bye for now
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