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I am a diabetic 2 and today i have been having prickly

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i am a diabetic 2 and today i have been having prickly fainting attacks ,on taking my bloods i find it is 16.6 which i know is far too high what is the best and fastet way to get it down
Assistant: In general, how has your health been lately?
Customer: my health had been ok other that i have had a bad cold and have been taking cough medicine which i feel could be a contributor but at times this fainting although i dont pass out but feel i am dropping down levals
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: i cannot see your replies
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrVasavada replied 11 months ago.

Hi, thanks, ***** ***** your query, will be replying in few seconds please. DrVasavada

Expert:  DrVasavada replied 11 months ago.

Please visit ER to exclude a ketosis crisis (pre-coma). Stop cough medicine first and see.