Q. My sugar levels are high. What to do next?

Answered by Dr. Divakara P and medically reviewed by iCliniq medical review team.

 

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Hello doctor,

I am a 41 year old female. I had GDM 9 years back with twin pregnancy. Post-delivery for few months my blood sugars were normal. Later l was started on tablet Metformin 500 mg SR bd along with diet control. Last year l was started on tablet Atenolol 5 mg od. l feel fatigue even after slight exertion. So, l checked my sugar levels. There were fasting 190 and PP 227. Kindly advice what shall I do next.


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Dr. Divakara P
M.B.B.S., M.D
Diabetology, Endocrinology, General Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pain Medicine, Pulmonology (Asthma Doctors

Hi,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

  • You need to be started on stronger medicine. I would recommend you to take tablet Glycomet GP1 (Glimepiride and Metformin combination) in the morning and Metformin 1000 mg in the night.

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