Any Treatment Measures for Hypoglycemic Coma?

Q:
Any treatment measures for hypoglycemic coma?

A:
If you have unfortunately lapsed into a hypoglycemic coma, first aids or emergency treatments are of great importance. Here come some suggestions:

  • Dial an emergency number, contact a doctor, or go to the hospital emergency room to call for help.
  • If the patient has fallen unconscious, do not attempt to give the patient something to eat or drink.
  • Turn the patient on his or her side to keep his or her airway patent.
  • Do not, under any circumstances, administer insulin.
  • If the patient still be conscious, give them sugar water, glucose tablets, and the like.
  • Intravenous administration of glucose.

Please ask doctors for more information if necessary.

Keyword: hypoglycemic coma

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