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From Franklin, Tennessee, USA:

My best friend has been diagnosed with diabetes, I saw him go down, in the ambulance they give him D50 [50% dextrose in water], and it brought him around. fast. Typically, how much would one ampule of 50% dextrose raise an adult's blood glucose level?

I was just wondering for myself; that stuff was amazing.


Usually, about 100 mg/dl [5.6 mmol/L].


Original posting 8 May 2002
Posted to Hypoglycemia


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