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Diabetic, on pills. Practice yoga, pranayam. Suggestions for caution, alternate tablets ?

Hi This is AAAAA aged 56 having Diabetes.In fact it occurs from last year and treated as per general prescriptions of Local medical College- Karamsad ( Gujarat ) having been passed 8 to 9 months in NJ -USA refering the Sugar and lipid Test last week. My Report is- GL FBS 107, FUS nagative ( Method GL FBS- HK ) after lunch GL PP2 BS is 288 and PP 2 US is 1+ S chol is 197 mg/dl, Triglyceride is 126, HDL 50 LDL121 VLDL25.2 TC/ HDL3.94 LDL/HDL 2.43 Method Enzematic colorimetric. Its all is in line in views of what hasbeen Demarcations accept higher sugar after food, I am practicner of Yoga- Pranayam and having sound health since childhood ( No sevier deceased ) Sir, can you prescribe me Tablet please and needful suggestions of caution-carefulness
Asked On : Fri, 5 Apr 2013
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Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
you need treatment of you are female .....obesity is the most common cause of sugar in this age......this is known as post parandial diabetes mellitus.....
do the following
start taking metformin 500mg thrice daily
with amryl 1 mg perday or glucobay 50 mg
losartan 50 mg perday to protect your kidneys
your lipid profile will improve after these medicine
only diet control wont help to decrease ur sugar
take care
take care
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Diabetologist Dr. Suyash Sharma's  Response
Fasting sugar is ok according to ADA(American Diabetes Association) guidelines. Range for Fasting Blood Glucose is 90-130 mg/dl.

Your PP Sugar seems to be on higher side, You should modify your diet and reduce carbohydrates in Lunch(Like no of Chapatis, Potato or Rice). If this doesnt help then ask your doctor to add Voglibose in lunch time. you must check PP dinner sugar also as it might also be high.

Your cholesterol parametes are ok except for LDL. Once again diet and exercise is the first modality to control dylsipidemia(high cholesterol).

Dr. Suyash Sharma
Answered: Sat, 6 Apr 2013
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