diabetes-icon
Sugar level not going down
Hello Sir/Mam, My father is undergoing treatment for covid 19 as he is positive. He is currently in home isolation. His sugar level is 245 in fasting and 365 after 2hr of meal. He takes insulin at night. His Spo2 is 95% and body temperature is 97.1F What medicines should we use to low down the sugar level. Please guide. Thanks in advance.
67 Views v

Answers (3)

Like the answers? Consult privately with the doctor of your choice

Will surely be helpful. Need to discuss in detail
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?

Didn't find the answer you are looking for?

Talk to experienced doctor online and get your health questions answered in just 5 minutes.

doctor profile image doctor profile image doctor profile image doctor profile image +112
Consult with a doctor
Online now
Insulin only at night won't be helpful.. He needs good glycemic control for early recovery.. Monitor sugars on glucometer and accordingly insulin can be given
Next Steps
CONSULT
Health Tips
Diabetic Diet Avoid stress
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
You need to increase insulin dose under doctor's supervision and do the SMBG charting
Next Steps
Consult with Diabetologist
Health Tips
Healthy diet and regular exercise
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
Disclaimer : The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding your medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.
Disclaimer : The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding your medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.