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Other Medications from 2001

  1. My 62 years young father, who has diabetes and is currently lifting weights, wants to know if creatine is a safe supplement to take. (31 Dec 2001)
  2. My nine year old boy has diabetes, and I am currently taking steroids. I have several questions. (27 Dec 2001)
  3. Is there a diuretic that is safe for people with diabetes? If not, how badly would the diuretic affect glucose? Do you know of any connection between Meniere's and diabetes? (19 Dec 2001)
  4. Now that I am on steroids, I am seeing my blood sugars elevated more. Can steroids cause this? (12 Dec 2001)
  5. Are there over-the-counter medications that raise glucose, such as nasal spray, antihistamines, decongestants, etc? (29 Nov 2001)
  6. Can somebody with type 2 diabetes take prescription diet drugs along with antidepressants? (21 Nov 2001)
  7. I have been told I have anemia, and the doctors came to the conclusion that my anemia is due to a high of a dosage of an ACE inhibitor. Have you ever heard of this? (21 Nov 2001)
  8. I have been treated with four different ACE inhibitors, but each time I have developed severe myalgia. Is this common? (18 Nov 2001)
  9. Can you give me any specific information on Accutane and diabetes? (17 Nov 2001)
  10. Is Lipitor known to increase blood sugar numbers? (7 Nov 2001)
  11. How can we request access to flu vaccine for our granddaughter? (7 Nov 2001)
  12. Isn't it possible that antibiotics are the cause of the lower blood sugars? (16 Oct 2001)
  13. Is it safe for a child with diabetes to take vaccines? (14 Oct 2001)
  14. Is it possible for penicillin to cause blood sugar problems in someone with type 1 diabetes? (9 Oct 2001)
  15. Our daughter needs extra insulin, has high ketones and episodes of DKA when her period is due. Would the oral contractive pill help her? (2 Oct 2001)
  16. I have type 1 diabetes, I am well controlled on four injections a day, and I recently started shots for severe allergies. Should I have any problem? (1 Oct 2001)
  17. I am wondering if any of these medications are incompatible. (18 Sep 2001)
  18. How long are glucagon kits good? Should I be storing the glucagon kits in the refrigerator? (11 Sep 2001)
  19. Did the steroid shots cause the elevation in my blood sugar? How long does the medication stick around in the body? (2 Sep 2001)
  20. Could you comment on the use of over-the-counter cold preparations? (1 Sep 2001)
  21. What about hormone replacement therapy for women with type 1 diabetes? (25 Aug 2001)
  22. Have you ever heard of someone having an adverse blood sugar reaction to birth control pills? (24 Aug 2001)
  23. If she stops the HCTZ, is it reasonable that we see a decrease in blood sugars or has some process been set into motion which cannot be stopped? (15 Aug 2001)
  24. My doctor told me not to use Neosporin ointment on my paper-cuts. Do you know why? (9 Aug 2001)
  25. Can a steroid shot affect blood glucose? (6 Aug 2001)
  26. I have type 2 diabetes, am on a diabetes pil, and I also take several other medications. Do these medications help more than they harm? (2 Aug 2001)
  27. Is it possible that taking ibuprofen caused the increase in the blood sugar level? (31 Jul 2001)
  28. I'm thinking about taking steroids for muscle gain. Are there any supplements that are good for the pancreatic health? (24 Jul 2001)
  29. My doctor has recommended that I switch to Paxil, but I have heard that it can cause complications in blood sugar control. Is this true? (9 Jul 2001)
  30. . Is ergotamine a safe drug for people with diabetes? (12 Jun 2001)
  31. Is there an allergy medication that does not contain sugar? (25 May 2001)
  32. Should I continue using my medication for anxiety? Can it lead to diabetes? (11 Apr 2001)
  33. My daughter has mononucleosis, and her doctor says steroids will help her feel better quicker. Is it worth fighting the high blood sugars? (28 Mar 2001)
  34. What kind of effect does hormone replacement therapy have on diabetes? (19 Mar 2001)
  35. Should I be concerned about taking sustained release niacin with the new type 2 diabetes diagnosis? (6 Mar 2001)
  36. What are the effects of daily aspirin intake for someone also taking enzymes? (24 Feb 2001)
  37. Can prednisone bring on diabetes in someone who could be incubating it but has not presented with the disease? (20 Feb 2001)
  38. I will be watching my granddaughter this summer and have several questions about glucagon. (18 Feb 2001)
  39. What is the connection is between diabetes and depression? Does diabetes change the serotonin levels in your body? (13 Feb 2001)
  40. What are the effects of methamphetamines while taking 75/25 insulin? (13 Feb 2001)
  41. Is there a pen for glucagon (similar to an Epipen for asthmatics), and if not, why? (31 Jan 2001)
  42. My doctor put me on an ACE inhibitor. I have asked why but have not received any answers. (4 Jan 2001)
  43. If the medications my son is on raise his sugar level, could he be put on other asthma medications that wouldn't have this effect on him? (3 Jan 2001)

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