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Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
8/2/2015 6:08:31 AM

Reviewer: Feeling sick, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've been taking Bydureon for 6 weeks and have been lethargic for 4 weeks. I have no energy to do my regular activities. My stomach is constantly uncomfortable or sick and I have bouts of diarrhea. I'm calling the doctor Monday to stop taking this med.

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
7/27/2015 4:21:41 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
In week 6. No lumps or itching. Big loss in appetite. Have dropped about 6 lbs. BS dropped form 170 to 110 in the morning. I do experience hot flashes / sugar rush if I have sweets, or just a regular sized meal.

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
7/20/2015 1:30:09 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have taken the injections for 3 months now and still have knots at the injection site. Has anyone else had this problem? I know it's a side effect but how long can I expect the knots? Is it normal for the knots to remain there for months?

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
5/20/2015 7:05:38 PM

Reviewer: Kathy, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
worse thing i ever used,I am on humalog and levemir. took this and first injection in belly itched like crazy, swollen up and still have a knot at injction site. i thought maybe it was cause of my stretch marks. So following week injected into thigh.thigh swollen a area the size of my hand.red itchy hard knot, got so bad i had to got to ER wich they could do nothing cause sterod shot would make my ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
4/28/2015 4:53:28 PM

Reviewer: Mjgurl, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Have been taking for 1 month now. One of the most effective medications helping me manage my type 2 diabetis

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