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Temporary Diabetes Symptoms
I have pcos and type 2 diabetes, the doc took me off metformin temporarily, could that give me bad acne and pregnancy like symptoms not pregnant.
Possibly: Metformin helps to lower fat synthesis. Fortunately you can eat 6 equal healthy meals and do 10 minutes of exercise after each meal to get the benefits of metformin without taking the medication. Diabetes, pcos, and acne are all helped by lowering stress, avoiding sugar, increasing vegetables and taking evening primrose oil which is high in gamma linoleic acid. ...Read more
Diabetes Symptoms: All patients with undiagnosed diabetes who are symptomatic will classically present with thirst, frequent urination (including middle of night). Fatigue, unintentional weight loss also follow suit. The longer untreated, the worse the symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Diabetes : Polyuria, polydipsea, and polyphagia . Urinating a lot from high blood sugar osmotically pulling water into urine, drinking a lot from that dehydration, and eating a lot because your body feels starving because it can't transport high blood sugar into cells without insulins effect on glucose transport to move it in. ...Read more
Diabetes mellitus: There are many signs and symptoms of hyperglycemia. You could have any of them including: unusual thirst, frequent urination, blurry vision, fatigue or feeling more tired than normal for unknown reasons, unusual weight loss, hunger, frequent infections, cuts/bruises that won't heal, recurring gum/bladder/skin infections, numbness or tingling in hands and feet...Some people have no symptoms at all. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer