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Nicotine raises blood sugar levels

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Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

this I had also completed full body tests which are 1) Lipid Profile Complete 2)Blood Sugar 3) Hemoglobin ...Hello Doctor Since 2 years I was taking 2mg Nicotex ( Nicotine Gum) to quit smoking . Well... View answer

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Dr.    Suresh Heijebu MD

Does chewing nicotine gums increase Uric acid levels in blood ... View answer

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Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

'm not sure if they did the cotinine blood work at my previous op appt or they are doing it via blood or urine the day of my surgery. My question was do you think my levels will be close to negative on... View answer

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Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

which is working well. If I continue to take the Chantix and not smoke nor use any other nicotine products. Will my cotinine blood test come back ok? ... View answer

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Dr.  Ashok Kumar MD

.Also is there a way for some people to get off blood pressure meds through proper diet? ... View answer

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Dr. Preeti Parakh MD

I plan on getting life insurance soon and id have to do a blood test. I know they will check for nicotine. I am an occasional smoker, i ll have maybe 2 or 3 a week. sometimes less, sometimes more. wanted ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Preeti Parakh ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Mirjeta Guni MD

Hello, i have been told that i have a Diffuse Toxic Goitre. I am currently taking PTU & my blood test has come back with normal Thyroid levels. My question is that i have been chewing Nicotine gum ... View answer

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Dr. Ram Choudhary MD

will do my Urine, Sliva and Blood test to know about the truth of level of cotinine or nicotine in my ... View answer

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Dr.  Matt Wachsman MD

a pretty high level of nicotine and I ve found that when I don t take extra nicotine lozenge I gain weight ... of nicotine poisoning and wonder if that s my problem. What do you think? ... View answer

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Dr. Vishal Garala MD

problems/bloating. Two weeks ago I had an endoscopy, colonoscopy, blood test, ultrasound etc. Everything ... before yesterday i started getting slight fever and dizziness. what is happening? is this just... View answer

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Dr.  Krunal Modi MD

Hello, Welcome. Nicotine and cotinine levels in the urine are usually not detectable within 3-4 days after stopping use of tobacco products. From blood within 1-3 days after you stop using tobacco....

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

Yes , it has a negative effect as nicotine constricts the blood vessels and reduces the blood flow and will cause delayed healing .