Type 1 Diabetes Treatment

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Substitute of Galvus Met

Me (31) and My mom(50) is type 2 diabetic n doctor prescribe below medicine for morning and evening. Galvus met 50/500 (Novartis- Vildagliptin 50 /Metformin Hcl 500mg) & Gluconorm G1 (Lupin-Metformin HCL IP 500 mg /GLImepiride ip 1mg ) . For cholesterol:- Crevast10 Galvus met is very costly. Can we take Gluconorm G2

Morning high blood sugar

My HBa1c is 6 my father was diabatic my elder brother is also diabatic I regularly check my blood sugar with glucometer  the only TIme I find my Bood sugar up is in the morning after the bed time till I have some breakfast.

Foot infection

Sir i ave been infected on my legs and ave sugar also from last 4 days i ave pain on my legs.................

Growth hormone deficiency

My friend is short and has low muscle mass with above normal cholesterol level. Please advice tests for growth hormone level check in body and the treatment.


I m 31yr old, trying to conceive since 2yrs, having hypothyroidism, initially on 50mcg T4 daily my TSH was 0.5, so was advised to reduce dose to 37.5 mcg daily. Repeat Tsh after 2 months of dose change and also changed from eltroxin to thyronorm.... Is 5.87, normal free T4 values. And previously normal level of prolactin(7) has risen to 30... Also Anti TPO Is negatibe AS I M TRYING TO conceive , they ve asked TSH below 2.5, pls suggest dose Thank u

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