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Does bee sting cause an increase in blood sugar level in a diabetic patient ?

does bee stings cause blood sugar levels to rise if you got type 2 diabetes and is a 16 years old
Asked On : Tue, 2 Aug 2011
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Bee stings cannot cause a rise in blood sugar level but fever or allergic rxn , if present aft the sting , has to be treatmed. Usualy during fever, blood sugar levels fall.
So if you have such a reaction, you may chk the bld sugar , or better visit your physician.

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Answered: Wed, 3 Aug 2011
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Rajesh Lakhanpaul's  Response
directly bee sting is not going to increase blood sugar but the anxiety part associated with it can increase blood sugar.
Answered: Tue, 2 Aug 2011
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General Surgeon Dr. Rajinder Bajoria's  Response
Thanks for your query.     
Diabetics are more prone to infection ,reaction & complication ,so early treatment is recommended. Bee stings don`t cause rise in blood sugar ,it is the after effects like infection ,reaction ,complication that cause blood sugar to go high.
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Answered: Tue, 2 Aug 2011
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