I had a health check at the gym and was told I was dehydrated (48%)
I told the nurse at my diabetes check and , after checking with the doc, I was taken off Metformin and put on amlodipine.
I was wanting to only take the jardiance I am prescribed as it is the most effective at bringing down my sugar.
What do I expect amlodipine to do?
I had my stomach stapled 20 years ago as prevention for familial diabetes. My father was T1, mother T2 as well as all 4 of my sisters. At 59 I have now been diagnosed with T2. Finding it very hard to believe and finding it very hard to understand BS readings when I can hardly eat!! I will be seeing my PCP in a week but am very nervous about whether or not he will have any experience with my unique case.
Anyone else out there with the same parameters?
i am 75 and everything on me sags! thats not too bad, but id like to give away some belly fat!
I've always been needle phobic and my doc now wants me to inject Ozempict. I can barely cope getting a flu shot or something like that. I practically need to take sedation if I have to give blood samples. I just don't know how I'm going to do this.
He told me that an ozempik pill is coming out but no one has any experience with it. I'm driving myself crazy trying to decide between injections which will make me faint and a pill nobody has taken. Its crazy I know, but if you've never injected… read more
I need to find some sort of medication for my high blood pressure that won’t interfere with my other meds. Does anyone have any ideas they wouldn’t mind sharing with me?
When my husband's A1C was going up, he lost a lot of muscle weight. We are still working on his numbers which are getting better. Any suggestions on how he can gain some of that muscle back? He has started to go to the gym. Protein shake or Juven? Any help appreciated.
I am 53 and have had t2 for 21 years. I just found out my left carotid artery is 90% blocked and I need surgery. No stent they are just going to open and clean out. I am worried I know either way there is a chance of stroke. Has anyone had this surgery?