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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
7/21/2014 12:05:14 AM

Reviewer: jpresley, 55-64 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
What is the effect of Januvia on insulin levels?

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
7/13/2014 2:37:39 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
really did not lower blood sugar much. But worse than that it turned me into a zombie, unable to work,, just went back to bed .

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
7/9/2014 10:57:10 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Januvia 100mg without dr telling me side-effects. Finally realized that a dr diagnosis of hsvII was actually blistering side effect from Januvia and ear congestion that reduced hearing level was also from Januvia. Went off Januvia and blistering went away immediately. Ear congestion improving every day; I will have hearing tested again in about 2 weeks to compare hearing tesitng while on Januvi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/10/2014 2:38:13 AM

Reviewer: 75 or over Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
The fasting sugar goes down rapidly. I take 100 mg daily. The only side effects I notice is muscular pain and frequent urination.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/2/2014 6:47:47 PM

Reviewer: brando12rpnru2, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

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