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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Novolin R injection.

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Condition: Diabetes
9/10/2012 11:18:37 AM

Reviewer: swanezy, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Lows come on so fast, the patient thinks they had a black out for god's sake.

Condition: Diabetes
7/10/2011 11:26:07 PM

Reviewer: possumlips, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have to take massive doses to get my sugar below 250. I'm talking 100 units of Novolin "N" at night with some Novolin "R" mixed in (40-80 units) and 100 units "N" in the morning with "R" along with a miday injection of "R" anywhere of 30-100 units.The doctor has me on a sliding scale but the puny 3-18 units didn't cut it.What else can i d ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Diabetes
11/12/2010 11:49:04 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
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Condition: Diabetes
11/22/2009 12:28:06 AM

Reviewer: bikerbitch1, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
BLOOD SUGAR ARE HIGH IN 300 RANGE

Condition: Diabetes
3/12/2009 3:45:31 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Blood sugars drop very low not able to balance out for the time of day.tried to lower dosage 7 still dropping blood sugars.

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