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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
12/14/2007 7:37:33 PM

Reviewer: dimples566, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started taking this medication in September and the results so far have been amazing. I would recommend to anyone they talk with their doctor about this medication if they are diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
12/13/2007 2:36:19 PM

Reviewer: webmd, 65-74 Male 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:

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
12/13/2007 11:42:48 AM

Reviewer: dfer, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Achey and flu like symptoms. Any one else?

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
12/8/2007 9:48:24 PM

Reviewer: Sonnycardog, Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Diagnosed 2 mo ago type 2. No side affects I'm aware of yet. currently taking 1000 mg twice a day with food

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
12/8/2007 12:56:12 PM

Reviewer: dog63, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
ive become very angry and short-tempered for no good reason. i lash out and become consumed with rage. i dont like being this way but the metforin lowers my blood sugar so well. has anyone else experienced this?

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