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My hb1ac test is 7.1 my fasting sugar is 212, should I wait and go for retest before starting any medication. 7.1 is just starting what I understand Kindly suggest.

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My hb1ac test is 7.1 my fasting sugar is 212, should I wa...
Hello lybrate-user. Your Hb1ac is 7.1 which is high. Your fasting blood sugar is also quite high. Considering your age it doesn't seem that it is maturity onset. I would suggest that you get a lipid profile too. You have to take medicines for a few Months and after that it can be stopped if your Hb1ac return s to normal and you are able to maintain your blood sugar level with diet control. I hope that answers your question. If you have any further questions please feel free to contact.
My hb1ac test is 7.1 my fasting sugar is 212, should I wa...
Hba1c is prevoius three months average sugar while fasting sugar is present day sugar.I would suggest a repeat hba1c and blood sugar fasting and 2 hrs post meals
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