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13 Mar 2007

diabetic - dextrose
Please could you tell me if a diabetic can take dextrose?
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Koulla
I would not recommend the use of dextrose if you are diabetic because it is a high GI food which will make your glucose and insulin levels shoot up rapidly. Rather use artificial sweeteners if you need to sweeten foods.
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DietDoc
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