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Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
2/9/2013 2:36:37 PM

Reviewer: Shelly 231, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have now been on Bydureon for about 9 months and no longer have itching at the injection site but still have a welt that lasts for a couple of weeks due to the fact that this medicine is a slow-releasing medication. Due to the fact that I was extremely nauseated all of the time with weekly injections, my doctor decided to try injections every 10 days. It has been a great compromise! I still have ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
2/8/2013 11:54:59 PM

Reviewer: deb, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Week three - my legs are swelling and are achy. Was nauseous and dizzy at first but that has gotten better. Calling the doctor about my legs. Something just doesn't seem right.

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
2/2/2013 6:31:59 PM

Reviewer: campmom, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am taking my 3rd injection tomorrow. Have been checking my sugar every morning and evening and have not seen a significant drop in numbers yet. Hope it kicks in soon. Dr. says it takes 3 or 4 weeks to see a difference. Along with this I also take 4 metformin tablets each day. Have dropped 10 lbs thought so that is a plus

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
1/27/2013 10:49:31 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I came off of Januvia to start this and after reading others reviews I am not having any problems with itching or nodules at the injection site, my blood sugar readings have come down a bit, but I just took my 5th injection yesterday, my problem is severe headaches during the first 24 hours after injection, some nausea, not enough to stop the medication over, loss of appetite (that I can live with ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
1/21/2013 11:14:55 AM

Reviewer: CJ, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am now on my second week with this medication. I love that it has only to be done once a week. This makes it soo convenient for me. I have no problems with lumps or other side effects. I don't see the number lowering as much as I would like to. I am thinking that my meter needs to be replaced and will try doing that and monitoring for an additional week or so. he best thing for me is t ... Show Full Comment

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