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Diabetes Overview

Diabetes mellitus (DM), commonly referred to as diabetes, is a group of metabolic diseases in which there are high blood sugar levels over a prolonged period.[2] Symptoms of high blood sugar include frequent urination, increased thirst, and increased hunger. If left untreated, diabetes can cause many complications.[3] Acute complications include diabetic ketoacidosis and nonketotic hyperosmolar coma.[4] Serious long-term complications include cardiovascular disease, stroke, chronic kidney fai...

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dbx 13
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what is this drug, or a medical book of curesron ## Hi Ron, Based on my research, DBX-13 is a comprised of 11 natural ingredients that are each shown to fight diabetes (by balancing blood sugar levels) without many of the harsh side effects of prescription medications. The strange part however, is that I can't find much information on it other than what is mentioned above; not even a list of ingredients. It makes me wonder if it's really legitimate to be honest. Where did you first hear about it? ## I seen it on a video with Jenny Thompson Director of Health Sciences Institute. ## DBX 13 is touted in one of those "we can cure anything" advertising circulars put out by a group called "Health Sciences Institute". Always wondered, if their "cures" are so gre...
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DBX- 13 scam
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In January 2013 - I recently purchased a subscription to the Health Sciences Institute (HSI) newsletter and got the book "Miracles from the Vault." I scoured the pages to find DBX-13 which they advertised as the diabetes miracle cure, and couldn't find it anywhere. I called HSI, and after three attempts and by threatening to take them to court for false advertising, a response finally came by email. DBX-13 is called X-Cravings. But get this... it is no longer being manufactured. X-Cravings appears to be a formula to help you stop craving food... a diet product... and I guess they apparently felt this would help you lose weight which would help your diabetes. I placed a call to the manufacturer of X-Cravings, Nutricology. Tel: (800)545-9960 who claims they don't know that...
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Type One Diabetes from taking Bendectin
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In 1970 I took Bendectin for morning sickness. My daughter developed type one diabetes at age 7. I've read a lot of the post from 2011 but nothing more recent. Has anyone out there had this health issue? ## There have been many reports of health problems in children whose mother's took this medication back then. However, as far as I know, there has actually been no definitive proof as to what problems it did, or didn't cause. Learn more diabetes mellitus details here. Did she suffer any other health problems? Have you? ## I was given Debendox for morning sickness in 1978 - my daughter was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes when she was 2 years old. At 14 she was diagnosed with under active thyroid and in 2012 after suffering repeated bouts of sickness which she was diagnosed wit...
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Has the Farxiga discount been discontinued?
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I went to the pharmacy yesterday and they told me that the discount card I used is has been discontinued (I had only used it 2 times) When I attempted to obtain a new one on the farxiga website, it registered me but when I attempt to print the card I get an error on their site. Has anyone else had this issue?
Updated 3 days ago in Farxiga.
mixtard 50/50 and 30/70 but no control
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i am diabetic when i was 11 years old and started with insulin. i am now 36 years old and on insulin. iwas on human mixtard 3/7 for around 20 years and now after changes of so many doctors, i am now taking mixtard 50/50 in morning 22 units, after lunch carbophage 500 mg and mixtard 30/70 before dinner 17 units but sugar level not under control. what to do. it fluctuates too much. kindly suggest
Updated 3 days ago.
Where Is Solco Metformin Made
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In what country is SOLCO Metformin made? ## Solco Healthcare is a U.S. based company that is FDA approved. Have you had some problem with this product? There are more Metformin details available here. ## Solco metformin is made in India like so many other generics of this drug. This is according to the label facsimile shown on the NIH Dailymed site (search on metformin and then locate Soclo in the results), Solco metformin is made in India. ## I obtain my Metformin meds at Publix. Since Publix changed to this manufacturer I noticed this med has a bad rotten odor to them . . . disgusting. I also noticed that since taking them, my body is reacting more -- with nausea, loose bowels and stomach cramping. How is this medication different from the one Publix was previously dispensing? Why the...
Updated 3 days ago in Metformin.
Over the counter Medicine help to get motions
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Hi, Am 53 years old Merry weighted 80KG. lives in US. Am a diabetic Type-II patient. I do not have regular stool outs some time it takes 3 to 5 days to get it out(but very little). So, Please suggest me over the counter medicine to get stool out regularly. Thanks in advance, Merry. ## Hello, Merry! How are you doing? Are you on any medications for your diabetes? What types of foods do you eat and how much liquid do you take in each day? Have you consulted you doctor? Before resorting to a medication, it is best to have this checked out and discover what's causing it. As solution may be as simple as adding more fiber to our diet or more liquids. ## Hello Verwon, Thanks for asking. Am taking Diabetic medication "Glycinorm M-80" twice daily. I take Rice, Wheat and curries and 2...
Updated 4 days ago in Metamucil.
what is baralgin m 500 mg tablets used for
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what is baralgin m 500 mg tablets used for ## Baralgin M is a brand name of Metamizole, which is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (pain reliever, fever reducer). Metamizole was banned from the United States in 1977, but continues to be available in many other parts of the world. For more information about this drug please see the page for Metamizole Details. ## what is baralgin m 500mg tablet used for ## how many tabs one should take per day?is there any side effect?I am diabetic, ## can baralgin give to 9year old pain ## What are the side effects of Baralgin M? If you are taking anti-coagulants can you take Baralgin M? ## i have back pain taking sudalud and voltaren pain is still there today is now the fifth day and doctor said it is back sparsum i also use a heating bag did not ...
Updated 4 days ago in Voltaren.
diabetic control blood sugar
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I am male 58 yrs my sugar level is fasting 108 and pp 177, I am not taking medicine, please advice should I take any medicine.
Updated 5 days ago.
How to take medication, before or after meals
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I am unclear as to how to take this medication. My doctor just told me to take in the a.m. I have been told to take it before meals and others say after meals. I am unable to reach my physician at this time. ## In our facility we administer the med at 9am; once we are sure that breakfast is available and is eaten. Every individual has a special case and deoendant on how fragile your diabetes is, the doctor may have more specific concerns on when to take the drug(ie if you are fasting or vomiting etc) Since the doctor stated that the AM is the time frame the doctor may not be concerned about the before or after aspect of the dosing too much. But do folow up with the question. The key to diabetes control is the diet/weight management and prescribed exercise with the medication regimen tak...
Updated 6 days ago in Glucotrol.

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