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Diabetologist - Answered on Jun 08, 2023

Dr Rahul Baxi is an honorary consultant diabetologist at the Bombay Hospital and Medical Research Centre, Mumbai.
He specialises in the management of diabetes, diabetes prevention, diagnosis, management and remission. He consults patients in Mumbai and online via video and telephonic calls.
Dr Baxi has a master’s degree in general medicine from Nagpur University and a diploma in medicine from the Academy of Medicine, Singapore. He has a post-doctoral fellowship in diabetes from CMC, Vellore, and has completed his MBBS from the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik.... more
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I am 58 year old male and very much active.Three months back my HbA1c was recorded at 8.8 my doctor presccribed Glycomet GP3/850 before BF and Dapasech-S(10/100) after dinner. I regularly measure Glucose level on Glucometer and I find both PP and FBS well within range even after taking sweets at times. Am I taking too much medicine?

Ans: You need to monitor HbA1c and review with your Dr. Based on the results, medications can be titrated.
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