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Why do different people take different doses of diabetes medicines?

William Lee Dubois
Endocrinology Diabetes & Metabolism
Diabetes medicine levels and treatments can vary significantly between individuals. Now, if your neighbor takes the same diabetes medication that you do, but takes more of it, that does not make her sicker than you are. Everyone’s diabetes is a personal affair and there are all kinds of different things that dictate how much and what kind of medication you need. Some medications are pills, some are shots. Medication, dosage and and desired effects are all to be set by your doctor.
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