Table 1 - Patient #3 – Serial Blood Glucose Levels and HbA1c

Date  

Glucose mg/dL (mmol/L)

HbA1C

2009

October 26

 

Random

 

186 (10.3)

 

 

 

November 6

Triam/HCTZ discontinued

November 17

Fasting

113 (6.2)

 

 

6.1%

 

2hPP

153 (8.5)

 

 

 

December 30

Random

147 (8.1)

 

 

5.9%

2010

July 1

 

Fasting

 

104 (5.7)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2hPP

109 (6)*

2011

September 15

 

2hPP

 

119 (6.6)*

No Diabetes Triam = Triamterene     HCTZ = Hydrochlorothiazide

*2hPP lower than normal (140 mg/dL) due to high insulin response. Serum insulin (2hPP) = 62.7 (n = 0 -24.9 µU/ml)  Potential for established diabetes in years. Treatment: diet control only.

Mandal et al.Journal of Diabetes Research and Clinical Metabolism  2012 1:4DOI : 10.7243/2050-0866-1-4