Medical

Have medical questions? Ask a doctor online!

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Medical Questions
Hope you are doing well. Just was wondering is there any
Hi, hope you are doing well. Just was wondering is there any drug for "prolonged hyperosmolar coma" after 14 days? the patient, she is 58 years old had diabetes II. … read more
FAHAD MOHAMED
FAHAD MOHAMED
MCh Orth
510 satisfied customers
I'm 77 years old and have been in good health. My labs are
Hi, I'm 77 years old and have been in good health. My labs are tested every doc months. My numbers are good except my triglycerides are a bit high which now I'm taking 2 pills of omega-3.a day. But a … read more
Jonathan
Jonathan
Part Time Faculty
Doctoral Degree
109 satisfied customers
My wife is 25 weeks pregnant, the glucose 1 hr after 50 gm
hello my wife is 25 weeks pregnant , the glucose 1 hr after 50 gm glucose test result is 152 mg/dl my questions are 1-is this level considered high? 2-danger on the baby ? 3-danger on mum ? 4-how to c… read more
Dr. Mo
Dr. Mo
Healthcare consultant
MD
7,062 satisfied customers
I have elevated cholesterol levels not extreme--I am a type
I have elevated cholesterol levels not extreme--I am a type 2 diabetic --I am taking a 5mg statin every other day--blood pressure 115/72--never smoked --my doctor says that seeing I am a diabetic I ha… read more
Dr.DAGO
Dr.DAGO
MD
13,011 satisfied customers
For endocrinologist: I have a question on blood glucose
For endocrinologist:I have a question on blood glucose levels. My morning fasting level is normally about 100. I am 65, 25.00 BMI, male.BP is 115/70. I am and have been on a low-carb, adequate protein… read more
Dr Stan
Dr Stan
DO
11,271 satisfied customers
I have been monitoring my blood pressure for a couple of
I have been monitoring my blood pressure for a couple of weeks now I just took it and it read 136/92 pulse of 81, this mornings readings were 148/83 pulse rate 72yesterdays reading were 152/90 pulse 6… read more
Dr. Frank
Dr. Frank
Neurologist/Staff Clinician
Doctoral Degree
8,944 satisfied customers
I had an elevated A1C indicating risk for diabetes. I lost
I had an elevated A1C indicating hi risk for diabetes. I lost 10 pounds, took Metformin, cut carbs and level is in normal but hi normal range. My labs were perfect where preciously my HDL was at 40, i… read more
the-good-doctor
the-good-doctor
Licensed and Practicing Physician
Doctoral Degree
33,261 satisfied customers
79 yr old male, 180 lbs, 5:6 ht Diabetic, insulin 70/30 BID
79 yr old male, 180 lbs, 5:6 ht Diabetic, insulin 70/30 BID 20 am, 30 pm, two wks ago had a severe hypoglycemic episode. BS 30, shock-like, unable to raise the BS. ER visit took 6 hrs to raise the BS … read more
the-good-doctor
the-good-doctor
Licensed and Practicing Physician
Doctoral Degree
33,261 satisfied customers
Apart of my medication for DIABETES MELITUS ( Metfoormin)
Apart of my medication for DIABETES MELITUS B ( Metfoormin) Iam taking CRESTOR can this this in any way affect sugar levels? My mother started 25 years ago with fasting glucose levels of 135 /140 and … read more
Dr. Amir
Dr. Amir
Post-Doctoral Degree
8,794 satisfied customers
Does medical researchers should know more about the drug
Does medical researchers should know more about the drug Iovastatin before prescribing this drug widely?… read more
the-good-doctor
the-good-doctor
Licensed and Practicing Physician
Doctoral Degree
33,261 satisfied customers
I am a type 2 diabetic. I check blood sugar by pricking my
I am a type 2 diabetic. I check blood sugar by pricking my finger in the morning than again at night. My reading at night could be any where from 105 to 180 then when checked in the morning(6:00 to 7:… read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
65,674 satisfied customers
I am type 2 diabetic, use a CPAP for hypopnea, and on blood
I am type 2 diabetic, use a CPAP for hypopnea, and on blood pressure medicine. I have been exercising religiously and have dropped 42lbs. I still weigh 210 at 5' tall so I need to continue to work out… read more
dr afrasiabi
dr afrasiabi
Director
MD
462 satisfied customers
I've diabetes runs in the family. I took my blood sugar this
I've diabetes runs in the family. I took my blood sugar this morning and it was 107. I normally try to keep in the 80's knowing the high risk. Needs to lose about 40 pounds, and have not kept my excer… read more
Dr. Abby
Dr. Abby
Family Physician
MD
10,247 satisfied customers
I have been diagnosed with high blood pressure. plus my
I have been diagnosed with high blood pressure. plus my blood test reveals high cholesteral at 6.5 and sugar at 6.4. iam taking blood pressure tablets to lower my blood pressure but not any medication… read more
DOCDEV
DOCDEV
CARDIAC ANAESTHESIOLOGIST
Post-Doctoral Degree
1,358 satisfied customers
I am prediebetic just started monitoring my blood sugar and
I am prediebetic just started monitoring my blood sugar and it ranges from 107 to 200 depending on the time of day and what I eat. One time i tested and it was 247 I thought that was very high so I re… read more
Dr. Sophie :: Medicine & Neurology
Dr. Sophie :: Medicine & Neurology
Neurologist
Post-Doctoral Degree
1,832 satisfied customers
I took an insulin fasting test. Initial result was s.50
I took an insulin fasting test. Initial result was s.50 uiu/ml- within normal range. After drinking the sugary stuff and waiting two hours, the result was 14.90 and flagged as LOW. I am female, 39.0 y… read more
Dr. Owen
Dr. Owen
Ob/Gyn Doctor
Doctoral Degree
41,840 satisfied customers
What would cause my blood sugar to drop after eating? I've
what would cause my blood sugar to drop after eating? I've been told I'm hypoglocemic. My morning bs was 105. Then 1 hr after eating it was 101 and 2hrs after eating it was 99. On my 3 hour blood suga… read more
Dr  S.A.Alam
Dr S.A.Alam
Consultant, Medicine/Cardiology
Master's Degree
3,183 satisfied customers
In early April, after years of being told that I was a
In early April, after years of being told that I was a "borderline" diabetic, I was diagnosed as diabetic and placed on glipizide (extended release). There were random BS readings over 200 and a GTT r… read more
Dr. Amir
Dr. Amir
Post-Doctoral Degree
8,794 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me.

Susan O.USA

I can go as far as to say it could have resulted in saving my sons life and our entire family now knows what bipolar is and how to assist and understand my most wonderful son, brother and friend to all who loves him dearly. Thank you very much

Corrie MollPretoria, South Africa

I thank-you so much! It really helped to have this information and confirmation. We will watch her carefully and get her in for the examination and US right away if things do not improve. God bless you as well!

ClaudiaAlbuquerque, NM

Outstanding response time less than 6 minutes. Answered the question professionally and with a great deal of compassion.

KevinBeaverton, OR

Suggested diagnosis was what I hoped and will take this info to my doctor's appointment next week.
I feel better already! Thank you.

ElanorTracy, CA

Thank you to the Physician who answered my question today. The answer was far more informative than what I got from the Physicians I saw in person for my problem.

JulieLockesburg, AR

You have been more help than you know. I seriously don't know what my sisters situation would be today if you had not gone above and beyond just answering my questions.

John and StefanieTucson, AZ

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Family Physician

Family Physician

Doctor

2,592 satisfied customers

Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years

Dr. Ketch

Dr. Ketch

Board Certified Physician

76 satisfied customers

Medical Degree, Former Assistant Professor at School of Medicine at Yale University

DrRussMD

DrRussMD

Board Certified Physician

65,674 satisfied customers

Internal Medicine--practice all of internal medicine, all ages, family, health, prevention, complementary medicine, etc.

Dr Basu

Dr Basu

Board Certified Physician

24,364 satisfied customers

MD

Dr. David

Dr. David

Board Certified Physician

224 satisfied customers

Treat children/young adults, former chief resident, multiple publications

Dr. Arun Phophalia

Dr. Arun Phophalia

Doctor

22,248 satisfied customers

MBBS MS. Post doctoral fellowship in Sports Medicine. General surgeon and sports medicine specialist

Dr. D. Love

Dr. D. Love

Doctor

21,613 satisfied customers

Family Physician for 10 years; Hospital Medical Director for 10 years.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x