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What to do if blood sugar is 43 ? it was 34 before 20 minutes for a diabetes type one woman 25 yrs old.

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Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Eat sugar: Drink fruit juice, e.g., orange juice, or eat a piece of candy. If there are symptoms associated with the low sugar readings, and they don't disappear after drinking juice or eating candy seek medical attention immediately. Don't take more insulin or tablets until a true glucometer reading has been established.
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Last updated Oct 25, 2015


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