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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
7/8/2008 6:52:46 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
7/5/2008 7:52:31 AM

Reviewer: May, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I never lost weight but did end up with seizure disorder after Dr upped it Had problems GI muscle pains from start of metformin still Dr said it was no reason to stop had no way to get off it new Dr did stop it after haveing to take it 4 years has any body else ended up with seizures or severe body jerks

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
6/29/2008 3:45:17 PM

Reviewer: teacup, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
this drug made me very ill. After about 3 days I experienced nausea, vomiting and severe diahrrea. I stopped taking it and tried again only to experience it all over again.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
6/29/2008 1:15:58 PM

Reviewer: denny, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
i have diabetes type 2 since 2008 my Dr put me on metformin at 2 pills at 2 in am and 2 in pm that's a 1,000 mill grams my side effects or upset stomach.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
6/28/2008 10:09:56 AM

Reviewer: glosail, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
my blood sugar seems to be low on average.

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