I just received this vaccine on Friday and have had extremely high blood sugars. Today I had a fasting blood sugar of 260. Has anyone who was given a flu shot experienced that what I am experiencing.…Continue
"Thank you Brian for responding to my post so quickly. You have put me at ease. Just knowing that the blood sugars are high because of the vaccine gives me hope that this too will pass. I take Janumet and Glimpiride and took both around 7:30 am. My…"
"A vaccine typically works by triggering your body's immune system to fight the infection. You can read more about the vaccine in the prescribing information. The flu vaccine uses a inactivated form of the flu virus, but it can still make you…"
I just received this vaccine on Friday and have had extremely high blood sugars. Today I had a fasting blood sugar of 260. Has anyone who was given a flu shot experienced that what I am experiencing. I do have Dawn Phenomenon and my fasting blood sugars range in the 180's which I am not happy about and do everything when eating at night not to have a high in the morning.. I read in the Type 1 forum that some people who received the vaccine had highs as well. Any help would be appreciatedSee More
"I just got a flu shot named Aflurio 2012-2013 syringe. Usually my blood sugars are high in the morning having the Dawn phenomenon. Since I received this flu shot last Friday, my blood sugars are much much higher in the 260 range. Usually with the…"
"I have been on Janument for a while, It worked very well. Since I am on Medicare I am at the end of the year and have to pay the higher price. My doc gave me some samples he had of just Januvia 100 mg without the metformin. Took it last night. This…"
"I bet you feel better getting that off your chest. I am in agreement with you. It is you life, your body and only you can take care of YOU. Bet your hubby is in denial over his own eating habits. Food can have an addictive quality to it. I know from…"
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