Ask an expert

19 Jan 2009


I am on Co Approvel daily 12.5/300. I checked my pressure at 14h40 today at the pharmacy as I was not well. The reading was 135/77 and the pulse 127. The Glucose after lunch was 15.4 even though I took NovoRapaid before Lunch. The pharmacist indicated that both the Sugal level and pulse rate was too high.

Please help. Thanks
Answer 358 views

01 Jan 0001

Dear Raj
The pharmacist is correct, both readings are too high - you may have an underlying infection - have your urine tested, and let your doctor check for signs of underlying sinus or lung infection.
Dr Bets
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.