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Blood Sugar Levels Fasting
Here you go...: The chart below shows what blood sugar usually should be during different times of the day. Ask your doctor or midwife what targets are right for you. Before eating less than 95 one hour after eating less than 130 two hours after eating less than 120. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The blood sugar concentration or blood glucose level is the amount of glucose (sugar) present in the blood of a human or animal. The body naturally tightly regulates blood glucose levels as a part of metabolic homeostasis. Glucose is the primary source of energy for the body's cells, and blood lipids (in the form of fats and oils) are primarily ...Read more
Less than 100 mg/dl: Less than 100 mg/dl.Get a more detailed answer ›
What to do if I have checked my blood sugar level after fasting 12 hours. its 7.7mmol/l. am I diabetic?
Yes: Hi a fasting serum glucose of 7.7 mM (which is 138.7 mg/dl) meets criteria for diabetes (fasting serum glucose 126 mg/dl or greater, or 7.0 mM or greater). If the value was on a finger stick meter, they're not approved for diagnosis, and I suggest redoing with a real serum glucose. Doesn't hurt to repeat to confirm abnormality in any event. Healthy diet & regular exercise help any drug work better ...Read more
I am 82 years. My blood sugar level is fasting 79 and after meals 219. What is the cause of this wide gap?
Insulin issues: It may be that you are having trouble producing enough Insulin right after a meal to control the blood sugar. But it eventually corrects. Therefore, do not eat large meals and do not eat a diet high in starches or sweets. You do not want to overtax your pancreas because that might push you into full fledge diabetes! ...Read more
I was recently diagnosed with high blood sugar and prescribed sitagliptin and metformin 500mg after breakfast and 1 tab of remylin d. Yesterday my blood sugar levels were fasting 81 and pp 64. Why the low pp reading and what should I do to correct it? A
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My blood sugar level is 203 fasting n 307 pp what medication should i start and is there any other way to cure without medicine?
Hypoglycemics: Most experts in the field believe that Metformin is the first oral diabetic drug that should be prescribed to newly diagnosed type 2 diabetics. It is readily available, very cheap, well-tolerated and always covered on drug formularies. Yes, it is possible to cure diabetes without medication, but it takes time and it involves diet, exercise and significant weight loss. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Diabetes mellitus: Isn't usually diagnosed off of 1 fasting blood sugar & 1 postprandial sugar alone. Cdc recommends: " it is currently recommended that subjects with single positive diagnostic tests should have a repeat positive test before the diagnosis is made."however, you may well be diabetic. Please see your dr for eval. In the meantime this may be helpful for you: http://www.Cdc.Gov/diabetes/news/class.Htm. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Iam 39 years old and my blood sugar levels are 103 fasting am i on border line should I take any precautions please advice?
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