Posted by: Tracey | 2009/04/23

Blood sugar too high

I am having a problem bringing my glucose level down in my blood sugar. I have using Glucostate with a low gi diet. I lost 3 kgs at the start but have now put on 6kgs. my readings for insulin fasting over the last few tests are 16.1/14.3/15.2.
am getting to my wits end as nothing seems to be working.

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Hallo Tracey
You may need to use something to stabilize your insuline like Glucophage, natural medication may not be enough. Following a low GI diet is 100% correct but you may have insulin resistance. How does your fasting blood sugar look? Have you checked your thyroid hormone levels too?
Dr Bets

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Posted by: Tracey | 2009/04/24

Hi Dr Bets
Thanks for a prompt response.
My P-Glucose fasting has been 5.1/4.8/5.40. I did test my thyroid ages ago and there was not a problem. will do it again just to make sure.
Many thanks

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