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Can blood sugar level rise after introducing insulin?

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Dr. David Sneid
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: No

Insulin specifically lowers blood sugar.
The only other thing to do that is physical activity. Your diabetes may worsen over time, or your weight may increase -- both of which can lead to higher blood sugars.

In brief: No

Insulin specifically lowers blood sugar.
The only other thing to do that is physical activity. Your diabetes may worsen over time, or your weight may increase -- both of which can lead to higher blood sugars.
Dr. David Sneid
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