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Q. From my reports are there any preventive measures I should take for diabetes?

Answered by
Dr. Atishay Bukharia
and medically reviewed by iCliniq medical review team.
This is a premium question & answer published on Mar 09, 2018 and last reviewed on: Oct 09, 2018

Hello doctor,

I am a 40-year-old male. I am a vegetarian. I pursue an active lifestyle. I do not smoke or drink. I am a long distance endurance marathon runner. I also strength train three days a week and run two days a week. I got my sugar test, thyroid profile and vitamin D levels checked yesterday. I am attaching the detailed reports, summary as follows:

  1. Blood Glucose (F) 89 mg/dL.
  2. Blood Glucose (PP) 102 mg/dL.
  3. Urine sugar (both in F and PP) not present.
  4. HbA1C 5.8 %.
  5. Thyroid profile: T3(CLIA) 57 ng/mL, T4(FPIA) 6.38 ug/dL, TSH(CLIA) 1.81 uIU/mL.
  6. Vitamin D (25 hydroxycholecalciferol) 26.97 ng/mL.

From the reference ranges, things seem to be fine. I just wanted to check with you for any precautions or preventive measures to be taken. Thanks.

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Hello,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

Everything is perfect except vitamin D level, which seems to be on the borderline and for which I suggest taking Cholecalciferol granules, once weekly for one or two months. Hope it helps. Regards.

For more information consult a general practitioner online -->https://www.icliniq.com/ask-a-doctor-online/general-practitioner

Hello doctor,

Thanks a lot for such a fast feedback. Should I take it just once a week for two months? Any particular strength levels? Also, just wanted to get it reconfirmed from you. I am not diabetic right? Is everything fine with my sugar and HbA1C levels?

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Hello,

Welcome back to icliniq.com.

I suggest taking Caldikind 1g sachet (Calcium, Magnesium, Vitamin D3 and Zinc), one sachet every week for two months. No, you are not diabetic, everything is fine. Regards.

For more information consult a general practitioner online -->https://www.icliniq.com/ask-a-doctor-online/general-practitioner


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