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What causes drop in sugar levels while on GaviLyte-G?

I am scheduled for a colonoscopy at 7 tomorrow morning. I have been prescribed GaviLyte-G and am in the process of drinking that. However, I am also diabetic. My blood/sugar is dropping. It s down to 94 right now. Was 220 a few hours ago. What should I do now?
Wed, 2 Mar 2016
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hello, you can drink a small amount of sugar with water if your sugar falls further. clear liquids are allowed for colonoscopy
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