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What happens if a person with diabethes takes the insulin shot and does not eat after?
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Dr. Susan Wingo
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Hi risk of low sugar
Depending on the type of Insulin taken, and the starting glucose level, your sugar could drop low anywhere from 10 minutes after the injection to 6-10 hours later.

In brief: Hi risk of low sugar
Depending on the type of Insulin taken, and the starting glucose level, your sugar could drop low anywhere from 10 minutes after the injection to 6-10 hours later.
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