U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
India
A 61-year-old male asked about a 61-year-old member:

Byepass surgery persons are still suffering controlling blood gucose level even tabelets alongwith insulin taken?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Philip Kern
Endocrinology 43 years experience
Controlling glucose: Presumably you mean gastic bypass surgery? Weight loss will improve diabetes, but will not cure it in everyone. As the patient continues to lose weight, glucose control should continue to get better. Try starting an exercise program?

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

Related questions

A 29-year-old member asked:
2 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
A 30-year-old member asked:
1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
A 52-year-old female asked:
2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
A 39-year-old member asked:
2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Dec 30, 2013

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.