Blood sugar level 250-400 mg/dl (mmol/l)

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Having blood sugar level 250-400 mg/dl, regardless if having eaten or not, means you suffer from mild to moderate diabetes.

Usually, symptoms of diabetes are evident when glucose in the bloodstream reaches the levels above 250 mg/dl. If you have just found out you have diabetes, start treatment immediately.

Such levels of glucose may also be due to the intake of specific medicines such as steroids, beta blockers, antipsychotics, pentamidine etc. Find out the detailed information of eating, after eating and drug-induced levels of glucose 250-400 mg/dl.

Blood sugar levels 250-400 mg/dl are usually not an indication for hospitalization, so you most probably should consult with your doctor about the proper anti-diabetic therapy.

If left untreated, it will cause serious health issues. The most common long-term complications of these levels of blood glucose can cause kidney failure, heart problems such as heart attacks, brain problems such as strokes, can damage the nerves of inferior limbs, can damage the eyes and may even cause total blindness.

 Prevention

If prediabetic, prevention can be done by making the lifestyle changes as described above.

If you know you have diabetes, continue with the lifestyle changes and with the correct and punctual intake of your drugs. Be sure to measure your glucose level three times a day.

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