Q. Please suggest a medicine to lower my husband's blood sugar level.

Answered by
Dr. Vitrag Shah
and medically reviewed by Dr. Sneha Kannan
This is a premium question & answer published on May 14, 2020 and last reviewed on: May 25, 2020
I am looking for my husband doxtor becuase he is a diabetic, asking for you what is the better medicine to lower his blood sugar at the same same time he has UTI .

Dr. Vitrag Shah

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Dear User, To decide a medicine for diabetes depends on the current physical and clinical condition. There are several aspects to be taken care of. It would be necessary for a doctor to start medicine after getting detailed medical history. That will include current sugar levels, which type of diabetes he has, basic diet pattern, physical activity status, family history of diabetes, current medicines he is taking for diabetes and uti, his body weight and height, any other physical condition, etc. As long as UTI is concerned, high sugar levels can also cause recurrent UTIs. We can communicate in detail regarding management of diabetes and UTI on this platform.


The Probable causes:

? uti due to high blood sugar levels.

Investigations to be done:

fbs/ppbs/hba1c
s. creat
urine r/m

Preventive measures:

maintain good genital hygiene in view of uti.
practise small frequent meals for diabetes.

Regarding follow up:

With detailed medical history.


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