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Newly diagnosed with diabetes (3wks). We can't get blood sugar below 400. Dosage has been upped from 4 to 6 units twice a day. Did a curve all day. Low of 462 and now 710. Suggestions?

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. I'm sure the Veterinarian can help with the diabetes. What is the dog's name?

Katie

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Katie?

Gastrointestinal issues also so high fiber diet along with the insulin isn't possible. Many urinary track infections, twice a year at least. She is a King Charles Spaniel 5 yrs old.

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