GEROPHARM pays considerable attention to the regulation of drug safety. Currently, the company has the pharmacovigilance system which functions in accordance with international requirements and regulatory requirements for the Russian Federation. Employees collect data on the found adverse reactions that occur when taking medicinal preparations, the marketing authorization holder of which is GEROPHARM.
Patients with diabetes mellitus need strict adherence to doctor’s recommendations related to diet and intake/injection of medicinal agents, and independent control of blood sugar levels using a blood glucose meter.
Diabetes mellitus type 2
Treatment of diabetes mellitus type 2 (especially in patients with obesity) requires normal stereotype (type) of nutrition and physical exercises followed by the use of antihyperglycemic agents. As proper nutrition is an essential part of diabetes treatment, you need to count BU (bread units) daily. A person on insulin therapy needs to know his/her daily need in BE, be able to calculate a daily intake of dietary calories (which is especially important in obesity) and control the caloric content of food.
Regular physical training can help do as follows:
If you were not engaged in regular physical activity, consult a specialist in exercise therapy or family doctor. Your doctor will assist you in choosing an individually-tailored set of exercises. The load needs to be increased gradually. 30-minute set of exercises is to be introduced into the regimen.
It is recommended as follows:
Physical load at least 3 times per week (daily is better). Control blood glucose levels before exercises and after them. Physical activity is not recommended if blood glucose level does not exceed 13 mmol/l or when ketone bodies are present in the urine.In diabetes mellitus type 1, it is necessary to remember as follows:
O. V. Zaitseva
Candidate of Medical Sciences, Senior Research Scientist of the Helmholtz Research Institute of Eye Diseases