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Onlinedoc, General Physician
Category: Health
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Experience:  B.A.M.S with experience in Medicine,Ayurveda, Integrative, CAM
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I am diabetic and I just checked my blood sugar and it was

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I am diabetic and I just checked my blood sugar and it was 50 what should I do?
JA: In general, how has your health been lately?
Customer: Not that good. I recently had surgery on my mouth and have been on a liquid diet
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: My legs feel like they are falling asleep
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 9 months ago.


In my opinion you can take water with sugar dissolved in it or Glucose powder dissolved in water and check your glucose level after 30 minutes.

If you feel any symptoms like dizziness etc you should visit E.R.

Hypoglycemia can be life threatening and you require medical attention immediately.

I hope this helps

Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 9 months ago.

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