Diabetes

Question
Posted by: akin | 2012/12/04

Q.

frequent urination

hi im diabetic i take my mediacation day and nite in a form of oral medication, metphormin tablets to be specific. recently i started urintating frequently during the day and nite and i have to drink water immediately after urinating and after a few minutes or an hour i have the urge to urinate.im 4o yrs old male.

Expert's Reply

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Diabetes expert

Dear Akin
Frequent urination can occur if glucose levels are too high, normally above 10, but can also occur if you have a bladder infection. Suggest checking if glucose levels are high, and if fine then seeing your doctor for a urine test to look for an infection.

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Posted by: akin | 2012/12/05

hi y readings are normal...below 6 often...

Reply to akin
Posted by: Zexeon | 2012/12/05

Is your readings high?

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