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Type 2 diabetes and lumps?

I was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes at the end of July 2011. I am currently still coming to terms with what I can and cannot eat.

Am I supposed to break out in lumps on my body almost daily? The lumps are like those one would get where a mosquito has bitten.

Please advise.

– Lester Williams

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  1. Teresa Teresa

    Hi Lester

    I also use to get that and I was told that I had Chronic Urticaria and Antihestimine tablets helped. I haven’t had it in a while but when I did, it drove me crazy with intense heat and itch where the hives were popping up.

    Wishing you a lovely weekend and take care.


  2. From Facebook (Diabetic South Africans):

    Lester sounds like u are having a re -action to the glucophage tablets. Go back to ur dr so that they can change ur meds. It takes awhile to get use to what u can eat and what u can’t eat. What was worst for me was my coke cola that was hard to leave and then to get use to coke light. Good luck.
    – Elaine Boshoff

  3. dian chetty dian chetty

    Hi I am 50 yrs old type 2 diabetic I have terrible rashes on both my legs and nw see a couple appearing on my buttocks. The rashes look like ring worm rash with lotsa itching!!! And I also have terrible burning and pain frm my knees down is this related ???? Thank you so much.

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