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Ketones

Discussion in 'Children & Teens' started by diabeticmegxo, Feb 17, 2018.

  1. diabeticmegxo

    diabeticmegxo Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Got ketones of 3.7 :( but on a positive I’m feeling okay now!
     
  2. Diakat

    Diakat Type 1 · Expert
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    Keep an eye on it. Are you sick at the moment?
     
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  3. LooperCat

    LooperCat Type 1 · Expert

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    How’s your sugar?
     
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  4. Juicyj

    Juicyj Type 1 · Expert
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    Hi you need to seek medical help Meg, it's above 3 which is the point at which you need to seek assistance, you may be feeling ok but it's a very quick onset so getting help is really important. Please let us know you have done so ?
     
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  5. paulus1

    paulus1 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    as the other are saying hospital
     
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  6. diabeticmegxo

    diabeticmegxo Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I haven’t been ill recently or anything I had felt ill last night but that’s it
     
  7. diabeticmegxo

    diabeticmegxo Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    It was 19.3 then went to HI
     
  8. diabeticmegxo

    diabeticmegxo Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Hi thank you I had just told my mum that was it
     
  9. diabeticmegxo

    diabeticmegxo Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Okay thanks for advice :)
     
  10. DCUKMod

    DCUKMod I reversed my Type 2 · Master
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    Those levels together suggest you should be seeking help immediately, @diabeticmegxo . Have you called the medics?
     
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