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Yr old woman recently hospitalised for another problem. I was on metformin and this was stopped as my girlfriend was down to 20. It has since been restarted and gliclazade added in and my rate is now 40 Any advice and information would be very helpful. Thank you

Doctor's Assistant: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?

Swollen ankles and feet fatigue and pain due to I.B.S long standing

Doctor's Assistant: Any recent injuries? How long have you been dealing with the swelling?

No injuries swelling one week

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Became addicted to tramadol as prescribed for 9 years and have been on 1 mg suboxone 3 years but proving difficult to withdraw from so currently on 1 mg daily

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Hi,

Welcome to JA and thanks for this question. Im sorry to hear about your symptoms. Just to confirm, are you asking about a low blood glucose level which was initially 20 mg/dl and is now down to 40 mg/dl? Or are you asking about your heart rate which is now down to 40 beats per min?

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