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  • About

    Type of diabetes:
    Type 2
    Treatment type:
    Tablets (oral)


    Type 2 / Dx 2009
    Metformin 1gm x twice a day
    No longer taking Glipizide (10mg before breakfast; 5mg before evening meal), as from 10 Nov 2016
    Oops!!! March 2018 - Back on Glipizide 5 mg twice a day as 'fell off wagon' and now getting back on track. Hope to reduce Glipizide again, and then stop, in due course.
    Diet - 'Reduced' Carbs/ Increased Fats and lost 18Kgs so far. Still more to lose
    Update: July 2018 - Lost total 20 Kgs Still more to go ...
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