By: Daniel Trecroci
With the cold and flu season upon us,what is a person with diabetes to dowhen it comes to all those sugar-ladencough syrups? Which over-the-counter(OTC) choice is right for you?
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Clinical adviser’s note: Check with your diabetes care team about the best OTC choices for routine colds, coughs, fever or sore throats. Be prepared by looking into this before a seasonal illness strikes. One size does not fit all when it comes to OTC medications. There arespecial considerations for individuals with diabetes whoalso have high blood pressure, are taking certain othermedications or who may be pregnant or nursing.