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Dr. Tom Roselle discusses the hazards and serious side effects of Glucophage, also know as Metformin, an oral antihyperglycemic drugs used to treat type 2 diabetes. Metformin can cause a serious (sometimes fatal) condition called lactic acidosis which can show as symptoms of unusual tiredness, dizziness, severe drowsiness, chills, blue/cold skin, muscle pain, fast/difficult breathing, slow/irregular heartbeat, stomach pain with nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea. About Dr. Tom Roselle: Dr. Tom Roselle, D.C., PAK, PAc, DCCM, DCBCN is an integrative health & wellness expert, author, talk show host, practicing health care professional, facility director, philanthropist and Chairman of the International College of Applied Kinesiology. He is well known for his mid-Atlantic health radio talk show, "Dr. Tom Roselle Live!," his acclaimed self-health book, "Ageless Health: Health Is A Do-It-To-Yourself Program" and his twice Emmy award nominated television broadcast, "Ageless Health - The Special." About Dr. Tom Roselle Live: Since 1983, Dr. Tom Roselle has hosted Roselle Radio broadcast programs to provide his patients and listeners with proven natural health and wellness care methods. Dr. Roselle offers over thirty-five years of health care experience as a board certified Chiropractor, Acupuncturist, Nutritionist and Applied Kinesiologist. Dr. Tom Roselle Live is a natural health and wellness care education broadcast providing information on Chiropractic, Acupuncture, Nutrition, Functional Medicine and the Modernization of Healing Traditions. Receive the latest news, information and updates on alternative health care from Dr. Tom Roselle, D.C., Pac and Director of Roselle Center for Healing in Fairfax, Virginia. Connect with Dr. Tom Roselle: http://www.drtomroselle.com http://www.twitter.com/drtomroselle http://www.facebook.com/drtomroselle http://www.linkedin.com/drtomroselle http://drtomroselle.tumblr.com/ http://www.rosellecare.com http://www.facebook.com/rosellecare http://www.youtube.com/roselleradio http://www.roselleradio.com Roselle Center For Healing Since 1985, your friends and neighbors across the DC area have visited Dr. Roselle and his staff of highly trained doctors and professionals at Roselle Center for Healing in Fairfax VA, to achieve better health through proven methods other than expensive and sometimes needless drugs and surgery. Dr. Roselle and his team of experts are committed to bringing you outstanding health and a better life by teaching and practicing the true principles of wellness care through a variety of health care services including Chiropractic, Applied Kinesiology, Acupuncture, Nutrition, Massage Therapy and more. Wellness Care Specialties: Chiropractic Pediatric Chiropractic Chiropractic Sports Medicine Webster Technique Applied Kinesiology Allergy Testing Nutrition Detoxification Programs Acupuncture Constitutional Facial Acupuncture B.E.S.T. Brimhal Technique N.E.T. Thermography Massage Therapy Offerings: Swedish Massage Hot Stone Massage Cold Stone Massage Deep Tissue Massage Thai Massage Pregnancy Massage Reflexology Lymphatic Drainage Other Services Offered: Spinal Pelvic Stabilizers Electric Meridian Imaging (Emi) Body Composition- Blood Typing Blood Draw Ionization ...and more Patients seeking treatment at Roselle Center for Healing in Fairfax, Virginia are assured of receiving only the finest quality care through modern integrative wellness care and technology. The doctors and therapists at the Roselle Center for Healing have a genuine concern for your well-being and health. For more information, visit http://www.rosellecare.com.

Metformin - Oral, Glucophage

are allergic to dapagliflozin or any of the ingredients in FARXIGA. Symptoms of a serious allergic reaction may include skin rash, raised red patches on your skin (hives), swelling of the face, lips, tongue, and throat that may cause difficulty in breathing or swallowing. If you have any of these symptoms, stop taking FARXIGA and contact your healthcare provider or go to the nearest hospital emergency room right away have severe kidney problems or are on dialysis. Your healthcare provider should do blood tests to check how well your kidneys are working before and during your treatment with FARXIGA Dehydration (the loss of body water and salt), which may cause you to feel dizzy, faint, lightheaded, or weak, especially when you stand up (orthostatic hypotension). You may be at a higher risk of dehydration if you have low blood pressure; take medicines to lower your blood pressure, including water pills (diuretics); are 65 years of age or older; are on a low salt diet, or have kidney problems Ketoacidosis occurred in people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes during treatment with FARXIGA. Ketoacidosis is a serious condition which may require hospitalization and may lead to death. Symptom Continue reading >>

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  1. nebraska15

    Keto diet - morning blood sugar are still high

    My dr recently took me off my type 2 meds because I'd been doing so well but my morning readings where my only issue. To watch that with continued diet n exercise
    so I've been a week on this keto diet where my carbs are under 20 carbs for the day. I've lost 5 lbs so far but my morning fasting blood sugar numbers are still high around 147 and my dr told me to keep them under 130 for mornings. Why is this? I'm frustrated I thought this diet would be great for me to loose weight n would make my morning numbers better because hardly any carbs. I basically eat meat n vegetables and do Jazzercise 5 days a week…so confused. Any advice or ideas helpful.

  2. Pegsy

    I deal with Dawn Phenomenon too. Stress, anxiety and poor sleep really have an impact on the morning glucose. Someone told me that protein just before bed can help. Lately I have been consuming a spoonful of peanut butter at bedtime. I does seem to help. However if I am stressed and not sleeping well, nothing helps. Stress reduction and plenty of good sleep go a long way.

  3. haoleboy

    It would be nice if the only "enemy" was the glucose we consumed. Sadly our bodies are amazingly adept at producing and storing glucose all on their own.
    If we're lucky after walking the straight and narrow for a while our bodies get on board and stop sabotaging our efforts
    ❤ eat as if your life depends on it
    Steve

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Oral Hypoglycemic Agent Toxicity

Practice Essentials Oral hypoglycemic agents—sulfonylureas—which are used to treat patients with type 2 diabetes, [1] are among the most widely prescribed medications in the world. Wide availability of these medications increases the potential for either intentional or unintentional overdose in pediatric and adult populations. [2] First-generation sulfonylurea compounds became widely available in 1955. They are acetohexamide, chlorpropamide, tolazamide, and tolbutamide. First-generation agents have long half-lives (eg, 49 hours for chlorpropamide). Second-generation sulfonylureas were introduced in 1984 and include glipizide, glyburide, and glimepiride. Second-generation sulfonylureas are more potent and have shorter half-lives than the first-generation sulfonylureas. Other agents besides sulfonylureas are used to treat type 2 diabetes, including biguanides, alpha-glucosidase inhibitors, and thiazolidinediones. Metformin (Glucophage in the United States), a biguanide, is one such agent. [3] Even in overdose, these agents do not decrease serum glucose below euglycemia; consequently, they are appropriately referred to as antihyperglycemic agents rather than hypoglycemic agents. A Continue reading >>

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  1. mve1

    So I know we get a lot of success stories of people doing crazy things like losing 40 pounds in 3 months but I was wondering what the average persons weekly weight loss is ? I've been lifting all of my adult life just about and started the diet around 264, the lowest I've seen the scale is 252. So I've lost 12 pounds since easter roughly. That's a lil more than 9 weeks on the diet so I'm at about a solid pound per week weight loss. Ideally 220 is the goal with some abs, and at this rate I'll need 32 weeks to get there. So of I keep doing what I'm doing I'll be there in 7 and half months.

  2. Slothkins

    1/ week. As others have said, the closer you are to your goal, the slower it gets. The people dropping crazy numbers each week are the ones with 100 lbs to lose.

  3. julietscause

    After the initial large drop .5 - 1 Lbs a week
    The only thing I would suggest is do not take any other's numbers to heart, everyone's body/diet/goals are different
    Too many times we have seen people try to compare what others have posted on there and getting bent out of shape over it and not looking at the bigger picture.

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  1. Bekky1975

    Just out of hospital following DKA

    Hi
    I'm off work following recovery from recent keto-acidosis. Been T1 diagnosed for nearly 5 years but really struggle to accept my illness. Try and pretend I don't have Diabetes. Did anyone else out there have this problem? What will it take to get out of this denial? I'm 31 and thought I would be more sensible!!!

  2. vrocco1

    I'm very sorry you had that experience. How did you end up DKA? I'm guessing you skipped a dose of insulin?
    It has only happened to me once, and that was during a month long bout with the flu. I really learned my lesson on that one. Keeping your A1C low is a lot of effort, but keeping yourself out of the hospital does not take much effort at all.
    You may be suffering from a bit of depression, and that is why you are in denial. You might want to talk to your Doctor about that possibility. Denial is definitely our enemy. Depression is very common in diabetics.
    I hope you decide to spend some time with us. It really can help! I sure hope you feel better soon.

  3. Jodes800

    Hi Bekky,
    I totally understand what you're going through! I was daignosed at 10 but had a couple of years when I was a teenager that I went into denial. I would still have my injections but would eat whatever I liked!
    I soon realised that this way of thinking was doing me no good and that I had to deal with it or go on feeling ill for the rest of my life so I started taking better care of myself. I also thought about the complications that could arise in the future and what that could mean for me...for example would I be able to have the family that I have always dreamed of?
    I have been in and out of hospital on many occassions with Ketoacidosis, due to viruses and stomach bugs etc, but the doctors never told me what it was! I didn't know anything about Ketoacidosis and because of this i had a really severe Ketoacidosis incident when I was 18. I was at university and was feeling progressively more unwell...I went to A & E where doctors failed to do any blood or urine samples and diagnosed me with anxiety! I also called another doctor out that night who gave me a sleeping tablet and left me in my room alone and with no medical assistance...I was found the next morning minutes from death..and was in Intensive care for a week.
    I totally understand how you must be feeling at the moment as it takes away all your energy and takes a while for you to start feeling stronger. The Ketoacidosis won't cause any long term damage to your health but you should be aware that not taking care of your diabetes or having an illness of any kind can cause Ketoacidosis. More often than not it is treated quickly and efficiently by the medical proffessionals but sometimes it isn't-like in my case-so always check for ketones if you start to feel unwell or your blood sugars run high.
    You won't be in denial forever..diabetes takes a long time to understand and come to terms with....at 10 years old I think it may have been easier for me to accept than for someone diagnosed in their 20's...but I still found it incredibly hard!
    You've done the right thing joining this site as there are so many great people out there to talk to and for the first time since my diagnosis 15 years ago I feel like I can offload my fears and anxieties and also share good news with people who can empathise with what I'm going through...We're all here to help and anytime you feel down tell us about it and we'll try to help! We all understand how you're feeling!
    Big hugs!

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