Type 2 Diabetes: Recently Diagnosed (cont.)
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How medicine helps manage diabetes
You may take no medicine, one medicine, or a few medicines. Some people need to take medicine for a short time, while others always need to take medicine. How much medicine you need depends on how well you can keep your blood sugar within a target range.
Taking two or more medicines may work better to lower your blood sugar level than taking one medicine alone. Also, taking two or more medicines may mean fewer side effects because you are taking a lower dose of each.
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