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steroids and sugar numbers
saphire2 posted:
My doctor has prescribed me a steroid medication for some inflamation I have ever since I have been taking this med my blood sugar numbers have spiked into the high 180's to 226 could the steroid be causing this spike
nutrijoy responded:
Short answer: YES. You should explore possible remedies to the situation with your doctor. An article published on the Diabetes Forecast website explains the matter in more detail. Click on this link to view it.

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