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Husband IS TYPE 2 AND SUGARS DROPPED TO 43. SHOULD I GIVE…

Husband IS TYPE 2...

Husband IS TYPE 2 AND SUGARS DROPPED TO 43. SHOULD I GIVE HIM SUPPER 6 UNITS OF INULIN NOW THAT I HAVE GOTTEN HIS SUGARS BACK UP TO 73

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

NOT TODAY. NUMBERS ARE NEVER HIGH AND RUN LOW FREQUENTLY. HIS ONLY OTHER DIABETIC MED IS 2MG OF GLIMIPRIDE IIN AM

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

IS ON DIALYSIS TUES THURS AND SUN PM. TAKES SEVERAL MEDS FOR BP

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At this point he should not have the 6 U of insulin--that would likely drop his sugars again

I would suggest no more insulin at all for tonight and only tomorrow if he needs it

Please let me know if you need any more information

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