Adapting Medication for Type 2 Diabetes to a Low Carbohydrate Diet- Frontiers 2021
The above link gives the full paper from Dr Cucuzella about the medication adaptations, including insulin adaptations that need to be done if you are transitioning to a low carb diet. There is a helpful traffic light summary. Some medications do not need altered and these are discussed too.
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What your new diet will consist of and how to avoid unnecessary expense or complicated recipes is fully discussed in the following links. They are the same booklet but in different formats.
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For clinicians through guideline central
These booklets are quite complex and are for doctors who want to know more about low carb diets and fine tuning of medication and insulin. The first is in USA units and the second is the UK format. It does no harm for any diabetic or their carers to read these too but bear in mind that they do go into some depth.
-Guideline Central: Low-Carbohydrate Nutrition Approaches in Patients with Obesity, Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes