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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Lantus Solostar SubQ.

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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
4/20/2013 11:20:14 PM

Reviewer: 2tall63, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've had T2 for 13 years now. Went on Byetta for 9 months. Initially,it worked great but the positive effects wore off leaving me with the common side effect of feeling bloated. I was taking 20 mg of Glipizide along with 2500 mg of Metformin. Glipizide has been eliminated,but Metformin is still being taken. I actually split my doses. 10 mg Lantus at night and 8mg in the morning. Morning read ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
3/18/2013 6:00:08 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
11/20/2012 7:48:58 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: 4

Comment:

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
3/10/2012 10:11:15 AM

Reviewer: xyzme, 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 have been type 2 for 5 years .The 1st year was pills of all kinds and they did nothing,the 2nd was novalog before each meal,still not good then cime novalog 70/30 better butnot great then my sugar went completely out of control for a year and a half its been 6 month since i started lantius. right now im taking 60 units twice a day and its coming down, i've gone from being in the 500's to ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
1/22/2012 3:14:00 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I gave it only 2 stars on question 2 because I have just started on the med and have yet to get the right dose. I will see my Doc in two days and I am sure we will adjust the dosage up by 10 units. I have hated needles my whole life and was afraid 15 years ago when I found out I was diabetic that I would start out with injections. I did well for the first 14 plus years until I retired . My number ... Show Full Comment

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