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18 Jul 2011

High Insulin
Hi my doctor did blood tests to determine why i had put on weight which i could not lose. He rang last week and said bi have a insulun result of 21 and prescribed glucophage. How long will it take for me to feel the benefits ie more energy and weight loss? I am taking two 500 mg a day.
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01 Jan 0001

Suzy

You should feel the benefits within a week. You will have to consult a dietrician for the correct diet, in order to loose weight and to keep your diabetes under control. It is essential and of utmost importance to exercise at least 45 minutes a day for 6 days a week.

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Dr Anrich
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