dLife Daily Tips

Practice makes near perfect at bedtime

Read More
The Question
Tue Sep 10 09:44:39 EDT 2013

My blood sugar is always high at fasting its 130 mg/dl and after after lunch its 250 mg/dl
Asked By: samriddhi09  
Category: Type 1

Background Info Hide
Five months back I was detected with Thyroid that time it was 37 now it is 6.8 and four months back I was detected with diabetes also I am taking insulin 8 in the morning and 8 in the evening and oral medicine also from last one month my sugar is not coming in a normal range its always high after lunch say 233 or more but before lunch its always low also say 62 mg/dl. once blood sugar is high after lunch then it does not lower down. What should I do to control it. I am following a very strict diabetic diet and very particular about exercise also.
Diabetes Profile Hide
n/a
Expert Answers (1)
2013-09-26 10:07:57.0

It would appear that you may need some adjustments in your insulin regime Your health care team can evaluate your blood sugars ad make adjustments accordingly. It sounds like you may not be getting enough coverage with medication/insulin at meal time. I am not sure what type of insulin you currently take, but with proper adjustments, you will start to see your numbers even out. Be sure to keep good blood sugar logs so that your health care team can evaluate them.
Answered By: susan sloane
Accreditations: B.S.,Rph.,C.D.E.,Nutritionist
Sources Show

Community Answers (0)
 

*** All information contained on dLife.com is intended for informational and educational purposes only. Our Expert Q&A is not intended to be a replacement or substitute for consultation with a qualified medical professional or for professional medical advice related to diabetes or another medical condition. Please contact your physician or medical professional with any questions and concerns about your medical condition.

dLife Weekly Poll

If you are trying to lose weight, do you factor weight loss pills into your weight loss plan?