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Can hot cheetos raise glucose levels fast?

Can hot cheetos raise glucose levels fast?

Diabetes food choice: Any process carbohydrate (starch or sugar) like cheetos etc will cause rapid rise and fall of blood sugar. A better choice would be a moderate amount of string cheese, fruit or a few nuts - almonds, pistachios, peanuts. ...Read more

Blood Sugar (Definition)

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


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Resubmit #: is there a thiazide diuretic medication (s) that does not raise glucose levels?

Glucose: We keep learning that more of our meds cause some elevation of glucose. I am unaware of any members of the thiazides family that don't cause this. The long term importance of this effect is not certain. ...Read more

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Diabetes: Important Issue: Can 2 tablespoons of white rice raise blood glucose levels?

Diabetes: Important Issue: Can 2 tablespoons of white rice raise blood glucose levels?

Food and blood sugar: Any food can raise blood sugar. How much may vary with individual response, glycemic index of the food and medication. ...Read more

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Hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) may raise glucose levels. Never had this borderline problem before til taking this hypertensive med. What diuretic substitute should I ask for?

Hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) may raise glucose levels. Never had this borderline problem before til taking this hypertensive med. What diuretic substitute should I ask for?

HCTZ (hydrochlorothiazide) and glucose: I would have your physician check your hemoglobin a1c to see if you have any diabetes while taking. Hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) (h). Another option is a diuretic called chlorthiadone (c), which does not raise glucose (g) levels. At age 59, you may have some chronic kidney disease (ckd) which would make both h and c ineffective. Ask your doctor if you have CKD and could be put on Furosemide alone, as it does not raise g. ...Read more

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Can prometrium (micronized progesterone) raise glucose levels even in a non-diabetic?

Question?: Prometrium (micronized progesterone) does not raise blood glucose levels, regardless of diabetic status. ...Read more

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What is/are the class types of anti-hypertensive prescription medications that tend to raise blood glucose levels?

What is/are the class types of anti-hypertensive prescription medications that tend to raise blood glucose levels?

Thiazides, beta bloc: The two classes of antihypertensive meds associated with raising sugars are thiazide diuretics, and beta blockers. Angiotensin blockers, angiotensin receptor blockers, calcium blockers do not adversely affect blood sugar in diabetics, have other potential benefits to diabetics, and are considered the preferred medications. ...Read more

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What does glucose levels 245 mean?

What does glucose levels 245 mean?

Diabetes: If that level is accurate, it likely means diabetes. You don't say whether it is fasting or after a meal, but even after a meal that level is too high. See your doctor. ...Read more

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How often should you check your glucose levels?

How often should you check your glucose levels?

Depends: On your ccondition. If you are a diabetic on insulin 3 to 4 times per day. If on oral medications once per day or not at all. If you don't have diabetes and having no symptoms of it (or low blood sugars) then you don't need to worry about checking. Your doctor can perform screening tests if needed. ...Read more

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How high can your glucose levels be before you die?

Age dependent: The younger you are the more you tolerate high blood sugar. In the earderly high blood sugar might create havock by easily causing extreme dehydration and brain swelling and sroke. I can not give you a specific number because there is none. As with low blood sugar it is not how high you are but how long you are high. ...Read more

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Can milk increase glucose levels?

Can milk increase glucose levels?

Yes: Milk has lactose, which is milk sugar. When you drink milk, glucose levels in the blood rise. ...Read more

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Why are my serum glucose levels high?

Why are my serum glucose levels high?

Hard to say: Most often, this suggests one of the several types of diabetes. ...Read more

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Can lyrica affect her glucose levels?

Can lyrica affect her glucose levels?

Yes, Per Drugs. Com: Lyrica side effects: Common (1% to 10%): Weight gain, hypoglycemia, increased appetite. Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Weight decreased, blood glucose increased.
Rare (0.01% to 0.1%): Glucose tolerance decreased
REF: https://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/lyrica-side-effects. Html#refs ...Read more

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Does the length of fasting affect fasting glucose levels?

Fasting Glucose: There are variations based on length of fasting but basically the test is checking if you have normal regulation of your blood sugar - checks if it is too high while fasting (i.e. diabetes) or too low (i.e. hypoglycemia) or if it is within normal limits. Too short of a fasting time may reflect the food still being absorbed from the stomach/gut. If longer than recommended, not likely to matter. ...Read more

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If glucose levels get too high or low, would I go into a coma?

If glucose levels get too high or low, would I go into a coma?

Yes: Yes, you can go into a coma when your glucose levels are too high (hyperglycemia) and also when the glucose is too low (hypoglycemia). Both can be very dangerous conditions. If you have diabetes, you should follow closely with your primary care doctor to prevent such episodes. ...Read more

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Which is a good medication forma controlling glucose levels in diabetic people?

There are many meds: There are many meds to control glucose in diabetic patients
metformin
sulphonyl ureas like Glipizide and Glyburide etc.
Meglitinide like prandin&starlix
thizolidinediones like actose
alpha glycoside inhibiters like ascarbose&miglitol
dp4inhibiters like saxagliptine, sitaglipin, linaglipitin
injectables
amylin mimetics (symlin)
incretin mimetics like byeta, victoza, (liraglutide) bydurion
insulin
here you have it. ...Read more

Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
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Glucose (Definition)

Glucose is the basic sugar molecule and the source of energy throughout the living kingdom. We are programmed to easily detect it by taste in our foods as it is desirable but can be overdone with the modern diet. It gets out of control ...Read more