What Are Normal Blood Glucose Levels for Women?

What Are Normal Blood Glucose Levels for Women?

Normal blood glucose levels for both male and female nondiabetic adult patients typically range from approximately 4.0 to 5.9 mmol/L before a meal and under 7.8 mmol/L 2 hours after a meal, according to Diabetes.co.uk For Type 1 and Type 2 diabetics, levels are typically kept to 4 to 7 mmol/L before a meal.

Additionally, Type 1 diabetics should have a blood glucose level under 9 mmol/L 2 hours after a meal, while Type 2 diabetics should have levels under 8.5 mmol/L. In addition to the above guidelines, blood glucose levels from 6.0 to 6.9 mmol/L may be suggestive of prediabetes or impaired glucose glycemia, explains Diabetes.co.uk