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From Manchester, the United Kingdom:

At present, I treat my diabetes by diet alone, but it looks as though I might have to go onto tablets. Since I drive for a living, I am very concerned because I understand that certain tablets will affect your driving license and others will not. Is that true and what are they?


As far as I am aware, you need to declare that you have diabetes on your license.You should mention this to your general practitioner who will be able to give you the legal details.


Original posting 26 Jan 2001
Posted to Medications: Pills for Diabetes


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