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

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Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
12/9/2013 10:08:18 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am 61 and have been diabetic for 11 yrs. I am on Insulin and Metformin. I started on bydureon in Sept, because my A1c has always been around 8. This drug has greatly lowered my Blood suger levels, and my last A1c was 7.1. Yes, the large needle hurts and yes I do have nausea, but the outcome is worth it. I have also lost 15 lbs yahoo! I'm expecting even better A1cs in the future, and an addi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
10/30/2013 4:01:46 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I've been on Bydureon for just over a year now and have had great results. In addition, I take Metformin. I watch what I eat and exercise 3 times a week -- and my A1c is down to 5.3. My primary care doc is thrilled. I get the bumps -- hematomas -- due to the fact that so much fluid is injected and it takes about 2 weeks for it all to be absorbed. Occasionally I hit a blood vessel and get ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
10/20/2013 12:28:23 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
10/14/2013 10:53:35 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking 1,000mg of Metformin for 6 years with fair results blood sugar @ 200 -230 so Dr. suggested we try Bydureon . after 2 months 8 injections my blood sugar rose from 250 to 350, also injections leave hard knots in my stomach which eventually diminish in about 30 days

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
8/19/2013 7:10:56 PM

Reviewer: doretha64, 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:
This med is helping in my effort to lower my weight. I feel that it is working for me. I have several illness, and lowering my weight will help keep them under control.

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