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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
4/9/2008 5:17:02 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
worked some for a week or so than I soared to over 350. Felt sleepy, leg cramps, cough and cold sx. Too expensive and did not work. Back to the drawing board.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/17/2008 4:55:08 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I just found out in April that I am type two, the first night I took the meter home I had a 532 reading. within a week taking 100mg Januvia and 1000mg Metformin, my numbers are hitting 90-125, adjusting to the meds has been interesting but not too wierd. I feel better than ever and if Januvia works for you, it seems to work well. I am taking Metformin XR 500 2x a day I had issues with my numbers r ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/15/2008 5:52:57 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
BAD Broke out in hives within 1 hour of taken the first dose.. Have stopped using this drug

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/13/2008 12:52:00 PM

Reviewer: payne, 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
very unhappy...very painful...severe heartburn...5 months of pain...lost control of blood glucose (400 readings)...

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
4/9/2008 12:00:27 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My bg fasting was 135 on actos and glyburide. I also gained 35 pounds when I went from metformin to the actos. Januvia 50 mg has been added and my fasting bg has gone to 90. Also I lost 10 pounds so far and no side effects

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