Common Specialities
{{speciality.keyWord}}
Common Issues
{{issue.keyWord}}
Common Treatments
{{treatment.keyWord}}

Hi, I want to know once a person starts diabetes medicine, can she stop after her hba1c come to normal?

2 Doctors Answered
Hi, I want to know once a person starts diabetes medicine...
Hi lybrate-user not at all DM is alifestyle disease so one or the other medicine is to be taken tocontrol the disease.
You found this helpful
Hi, I want to know once a person starts diabetes medicine...
Generally, one has to take the medicines, maybe the dosage and the types of medicine can be changed based on the reports and the individuals health status. In rare cases the medicines can be stopped by the doctor but it still needs regular monitoring of the sugar levels. What is important is to go for regular health check up and do the investigations as suggested by the doctor from time to time. Please read (from the internet) about Daibetes and it's complications and how to manage it with lifestyle changes and medications. One should not change or stop any medicine without the doctor's advise.
You found this helpful
Suggestions offered by doctors on Lybrate are of advisory nature i.e., for educational and informational purposes only. Content posted on, created for, or compiled by Lybrate is not intended or designed to replace your doctor's independent judgment about any symptom, condition, or the appropriateness or risks of a procedure or treatment for a given person.