How to control diabetes type 2 with medicine.?

Not enough. When someone with diabetes needs medication, then weight management, diet, exercise, and proper sleep are part of that prescription also. Depending on the physician, oral medication may be an option (often start w/insulin sensitizing agent), though occasionally insulin. When doing well with lifestyle change medication can sometimes be weaned.

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How to control diabetes type 2 in my husband?

Many things. Type 2 diabetes is difficult to manage and requires alot of discipline and hard work. First you have to accept this reality. It's not going to be easy. Second, focus on what's being put in his body. It has to be a carbohydrate restricted diet. If he's overweight, gotta start on the road to weight loss. It's a long road so be patient! finally, work with your doctor for treatment if needed. Read more...
Education. Most hospitals offer free or very affordable classes by registered dieticians concerning diabetes. A great majority of diabetes 2 could be controlled with diet. We just do not follow diets very well as our taste buds are self serving. Diet is where you need to start. Inquire. Read more...

What diet is best for controlling or reversing diabetes type 2?

It's not. The diet, it's the fact that you are able to burn off more calories than you take in through diet and exercise. It's 3500 calories to lose a pound. The best diet is the one you're able to follow the rest of your life, lose the weight, and not regain it. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. Avoid diets with someone's name on them. Just eat healthy and eat less>. Read more...

The latest medecine for diabetes type 2. Is there a medecine can be used once aweek only?

Bydureon (exenatide) Is a glp-1 agonist which is a weekly injection. It has many potential benefits but may not be covered by your insurance. Check w/your doctor. Read more...

Is metformin the best medicine to treat diabetes type 2?

Metformin best RX/Di. Yes in my humble opinion, it is the best and often used first line med for type 2 diabetes it is effective on Insulin resistance, it is dirt cheap and every body can afford it if they can tolerate it, and it is wieght neutral, meaning you do not gain weight like other meds except few new oncce. Read more...

I've got diabetes type 2 and I'm taking medicine and my prostate is big. The problem is that I hve to go bsthroom 3 times during bed time.

Check your sugar. If you are urinating frequently at night it could be due to your sugar being high at night, or due to the enlarged prostate causing you to not empty your bladder completely. You should check your sugar when you go to sleep and when you wake up, to see if it is high. If the prostate is the problem, you will need to see a urologist. Read more...