Western Scientific Medicine Essay

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Western Scientific Medicine is used in order to control the treatments of particular diseases. By doing so, WSM uses 2 primary options to prevent diseases or help manage the disease. In this case, we are talking about Type 2 diabetes. And medication is an example of WSM. Those with type 2 diabetes, maintaining healthy blood pressure levels is very important because also manages healthy blood glucose levels. From a recent research,
, it has been proven that by having healthy blood glucose and blood pressure, high likely you are not going to have diabetes. This is because the process of having diabetes is a little complicated and long, by means early signs of …show more content…

Along with that, comparing to Metformin and Sulphonylurea, Metformin actually tends to work best for those who are overweight. This is due to the fact that people who are overweight have muscles and cells that is not effective to the action of insulin. Therefore, Metformin is widely used in New Zealand due to the fact that it can treat the insulin resistance, inexpensive, and very effective compared to other drugs. However, the negative effects is that Metomin can only be taken with food, by means taking the tablet on an empty stomach results the user feeling nauseous. Furthermore, it was also investigated that Metomin is only best used by starting slowly on consuming the tablet per day, instead of consuming a large dose straight away. This is because this can cause and result users to feeling nausea or have diarrhoea. This drug can also be a side effect, seeing that it can cause serious condition called Lactic acidosis. Lactic acidosis is caused from both diarrhea and vomiting, which happens when there is too much lactic acid in the body. In this case, low blood sugar is one of the many factors that builds lactic acid or an overdose of metformin that can be fatal (e.g trouble breathing, stomach pain, muscle pain or weakness, cold or numb feeling in the arms or legs, tired and weak, etc.) Although, this is depending on the situation the individual is in.
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