Stop taking insulin
Hi my father is a diabetes 2 patient and has diabetes since approx 10 years ,he was injecting insulin directly from last 2 3 years along with other tablets. He lost the pen recently and has not used been injecting insulin from.last 7 days . The blood sugar levels are not shooting upm they are in the range of 170s . How is it possible? When he was using insulin the blood sugar was still in 150-160 range. can this be possible? Or is there any honeymoon period after which the sugar levels will shoot up? Please reply.
Doctor Answers (1) on Stop taking insulin
Hello there. I can understand your concern. It depends basically if he is having a proper diet and taking medicines properly it can be in some control. I would suggest you consult a diabetologist in person for further evaluation and management. Ask him if he requires any dose adjustments. Get a fasting, plst prandial and HbA1c levels also done. Best regards. Dr. Anil kumar jain. Bangalore.
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