What is Miglitol?

Miglitol is an oral anti-diabetic drug that acts by inhibiting the ability of the patient to break down complex carbohydrates into glucose. It is primarily used in diabetes mellitus type 2 for establishing greater glycemic control by preventing the digestion of carbohydrates (such as disaccharides, oligosaccharides, and polysaccharides) into monosaccharides which can be absorbed by the body.

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i am 53 years Male, with an active life style, weight 90 kgs, height 5'11". Am typee II diabetic since 2005. My HBA1C used to be 6.3, but last 3...

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Hi, Thanks for using HCM.

The bloating and discomfort may be due to the drug. Having with food reduce this problem.
And with the current medication...

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hi Doctor i would like to know :

1.how to avoid diabetics?what foods precautions to be taken?

2.if we are diabetic how to control it?what...

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Thanks for posting your query.

I can understand your concern for diabetes. For prevention of diabetes, a diet XXXXXXX in sugar-laden...

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