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Tony has type 2 diabetes and is taking insulin once a day at bedtime. When should he be testing . He takes glucophage (metformin) twice a day?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Twice per day

Test before he takes the shot at bedtime and when he gets up in the morning.
Test also whenever he feels unwell: sweating, shaking, tremor...

In brief: Twice per day

Test before he takes the shot at bedtime and when he gets up in the morning.
Test also whenever he feels unwell: sweating, shaking, tremor...
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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