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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Cycloset oral.

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Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
4/8/2013 1:48:36 PM

Reviewer: harley1000, 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:
Adverse effect of Cycloset, taken with Janumet and Amaryl .8mg of Cycloset x 4 per day. started at 1/day/for first week, worked up to 2 per day second week.. Could not continue ramping up to recommended dose of 4 pills per day. Experienced chest pains, fatigue, upset stomach, vomiting. Discontinued taking pills. Felt great. Spoke to my endocrinologist. She recommended "sticking it out a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
11/16/2012 4:00:10 PM

Reviewer: missdee77, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had the same experience as Cheryl, this medicine gave me flu- like symptoms, really horrible! My doctor wanted me to give it time, I gave it almost a year. Awful pain in my stomach, constant nausea, & lethargic, I refused to take it anymore & was switched to Amryl, which is working great. I really think this medicine Cycloset is headed toward the recall list in the very near future. TERR ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
8/26/2012 11:13:17 PM

Reviewer: Cheryl, in AZ., 45-54 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I take byetta, and metformin for my type 2 diabetes, my fasting readings are between 105 -120 my last A1C reading was 7.1 so my Dr. perscribed Cycloset. It is horrible! I have never felt so sick in all my life! He wanted me to work my way up to taking 6 pills a day. I can barely handle 2. I have tried to take 3 but I can't even function. I am always throwing up, I guess this is how you are ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
8/19/2012 5:21:43 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Ive been on Cycloset for about 3 month's now after being on Metformin Ext Release. My cycloset dosage is ,125. I was on Metformin for about 4 years, read about cycloset's effect as far as having dopamine help with the blood sugar levels, so I asked my PCP (primary care phys)that I wanted to try cycloset. My recent lab results were considered normal with my a1c at 6.3. I'm considere ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
7/17/2012 1:03:45 PM

Reviewer: lgordon, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

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