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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
3/14/2014 12:31:13 PM

Reviewer: rednekswife, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
My dr put me on this med to help me loose weight. My appetite has been raging for a long time. He put me on this med to help me control both my BS & my appetite. I'm NOT hungry any more. BUT my BS level is up.I did have a regular fasting level 110-135, now it's 150-170. I've been on it for 2 months. Extreme bad winter weather has made me a shut in for the last 3 months. Hopefully s ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
2/16/2014 6:33:29 PM

Reviewer: Pamela in Victoria, 45-54 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 just started taking Januvia, at the lowest possible dose. Within 2 days of starting, I've experienced severe dizziness, headaches, painful glands in my neck (under my jaw) and pain/tenderness in the upper chest area, as well as in my upper back (between shoulder blades) and lower back. I had tried Metformin before this, but the stomach issues and diarrhea were too difficult to manag ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
1/29/2014 1:01:30 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Was taking Metformin and was extremely fatigued, began having bad dreams, night sweats, and was losing weight. Doc changed me to Januvia along with Amaryl (Glimepiride.) Have been taking Januvia for four months. No noticeable side effects, but my blood sugars have not changed for the better.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
12/25/2013 11:30:49 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Does not lower bs levels

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
12/3/2013 8:05:31 PM

Reviewer: robert , 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
after 2 days taking januvia my sugar levels were down to normal 5.8 , after a week i was getting bad headache and started to get alarming depressed and had chronic diarrhea ,stopped taking it, haven't had any for a week feeling better now

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