A 18-year-old female asked:
Plz help me!my mother is 45 years old n have diabetes....375.....sometimes she have some breathing problem n pain on her legs she is not on insuline?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Specializes in Endocrinology
Evaluation: She probably should see her doctor to be evaluated. If her blood sugar is frequently that high, she should be on Insulin to treat her diabetes. High blood sugar can cause dehydration, so drinking a lot of water is a good thing to do at this point. The breathing problem and pain in the leg should be evaluated by her doctor.
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