Patient will need to be adherent to their scheduled doses of medication diet

Patient will need to be adherent to their scheduled

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a diagnosis a patient life will often change drastically. Patient will need to be adherent to their scheduled doses of medication, diet changes, and learn how to adapt their lives around Type 2 Diabetes. The initial treatment from the doctor will be to try to adjust the patient’s lifestyle before prescribing Metformin. Nursing Management Explaining to the patient the importance of adhering to their new lifestyle is pertinent, these patients will possibly die if their lifestyle is not managed
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properly. Tell the patient to report any signs of hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia and to seek immediate medical attention if they cannot control their blood sugar levels. Teach patients how to take their own blood sugar, and what the range should be is important if they are taking Metformin or any other oral glucose. Some people who have type 2 diabetes can achieve their target blood sugar levels with diet and exercise alone, but many also need diabetes medications or insulin therapy. The decision about which medications are best depends on many factors, including the patients’ blood sugar level and any other health problems they have. The primary doctor might combine drugs from
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