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94 yr old aa fe. On 30mg sensipar x4 & 20mg glimepride x 2.
bp 135/79. pulse 76
glucose 58
administer 1 tsp raw sugar in glass of milk & 4 ritz crackers with peanut butter.
Currently resting. Glucose 78 after 20 min.
???
what to watch?PREVIOUS ANSWER
Dr. Phil, MD
CardiologistThanks for this question.Check again in 20 minutes.glimepiride is not a good drug for a 94 year oldtoo high risk of hypoglycemiaOTHER ACTION: STOPPED glimepiride
OTHER INDICATION: glucose 98 after 25 min. rest over.COMMENT AND FOLLOW-UP
Dr. Phil, MD
CardiologistI would keep checking every half hour for 2 hours then you can do hourly for 2 hours then normal schedule
and get her off that med ASAPBack to initial question?
Cardiologist: Dr. Rick, MD, Board Certified MD replied 2 years ago

Thank you for that information but I am not sure what your question is. Could you please elaborate?

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