Diabetes Treatment

Diabetes is referred to as a metabolic disease where an individual has high blood sugar levels for prolonged period. Aretaeus of Cappadocia is one of the earliest works having detailed reference to diabetes. People with diabetes Type 1 are treated with the combinations of NPH and regular insulin.

Diabetes is referred to as a metabolic disease where an individual has high blood sugar levels for prolonged period. Aretaeus of Cappadocia is one of the earliest works having detailed reference to diabetes. People with diabetes Type 1 are treated wi ... More

Health Q&A
K/C/O diabetes and HT

I am taking now Gemer 1 and metosartan 25 every morning after BF. But my is BP is 160 to 170 systolic and diastolic 100 to 110 most of the time whenever I check. Please suggest

Prolactin hormone Imbalance

I got married in 2013 my weight was 52kg. In April 2013 my weight reached at 68 kg. I had moved to Mumbai from Delhi excess travel and change in life style could be the reason. I had gone for MRI test which was normal. I took a course of 4 tablets , once a week and it was back to normal. Since then every 3-6 months my prolactin relapses. It has again relapsed and now the range is 131. Doctor has given me 6 medicine course again. I am working get up at 5am and leave home at 6.45am. 2 hours travel one way and than my day ends at 11.00pm every day. Please advise.

High TSH level but normal T3 T4

I'm 22.10 years old & unmarried. I'm worried with my thyroid blood test reports. I consult gynecologist as I'm suffering from irregular periods (early periods) since 6 months. Doctors asked for Ultrasound test of pelvis which is normal and thyroid test which is not so good. The test shows T3 1.1ng/ml, T4 (tota)l 5.5ug/dL, TSH (ULTRA) 12.2uIU/ml. Doctor has prescribed T.Thyronorm 25mcg for 2 months and Primolout tablets two twice a day for 15 days. Since a year I'm doing gym and I have lost around 8-10 kg. I'm afraid do I have to continue thyroid tablets throughout my life?

Diabetes type 2

I'm a diabetes type 2 patient, suffering from 6 years, I wanted to know whether consuming IME 9 tablets good for the type 2 diabetic patients like me.

Vitamin deficiency due to medicines

Hi.. I am a pcos patient and I have been taking Krimson35 ( a hormonal contraceptive) and vitamin D capsule since 1&1/2 years. I suspect having a vitamin b6 & b12 deficiency as I am noticing symptoms like low concentration , anxiety, overthinking, hairloss, dry & sensitive eyes, lower back pain. (1) I wanted to get checked for a vitamin deficiency... will my meds interfere with the results? ..Should I get checked when I am off the pill? (2) Is there any other possible deficiency I might be facing?

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