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    Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
    4/14/2008 8:38:13 PM

    Reviewer: rosy274, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    It seems that since starting this medication, I have had loose stools and my stomach kills me, I know it's the medicine because my stomach starts hurting within an hour after taking it. I feel nauseous a lot and I feel burning pain in the top of my stomach. Has anyone else felt this?

    Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
    4/12/2008 11:46:45 PM

    Reviewer: Elnora, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have developed severe itching that I think is caused by high doses of metformin @ 1,000 morning and night. I have discontinued usage for a week but itching hasn't stopped. Has anyone else experienced this?

    Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
    4/9/2008 10:07:18 AM

    Reviewer: SUSSEYQ1@AOL.COM, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I TAKE METFORMIN 2 TIMES A DAY, ONCE IN THE MORNING AND ONCE AROUND 7 PM.( I TAKE 1 IN THE AM AND 2 PILLS IN THE PM) MY READINGS ARE ALL OVER THE SCALE FROM 135 TO 267 ALL AT DIFFERENT TIMES, HOW DO I STEADY THESE NUMBERS DOWN TO 120 AND 140

    Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
    4/1/2008 1:42:59 PM

    Reviewer: Momma Pauline, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Have been Type 2 for nearly ten years and have taken metformin for 6 years. A1c ranges between 5.8 & 6.2%. Drug works fine for me along with moderate diet, exercise, and a good sense of humor. But, statistically, I wonder when my good luck will run out, as my toes are getting numb.

    Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
    4/1/2008 11:06:34 AM

    Reviewer: Vrohertson6@cox.net, 13-18 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    diarrhea

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