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I am a type 2 diabetic controlled by tablets and over the

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I am a type 2 diabetic controlled by tablets and over the past few days I have had vomiting and loose bowels and n elevated be I attended a and e yesterday where I was given fluids and an insulin injection however at present my by is elevated again and nothing I am doing ie tablets is bringing the level down I also have hypertension
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 12 months ago.

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 12 months ago.

what medicine are you on?

how high is the sugar?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
Metformin and glicazide sugar level is 28.4 mmol
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 12 months ago.

This is dangerously high and scary

you need to go back to A and E

it is absolutely not safe to stay at home

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 11 months ago.

Thanks for this question
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