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Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
4/1/2015 3:00:19 PM

Reviewer: DOTTIE, 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:

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
3/17/2015 3:16:33 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Worst diarrhea I have ever had. Onset occurred about 12 hours after injection and continued for two days. Also nausea and a foggy feeling mentally.

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
3/8/2015 5:42:23 AM

Reviewer: Fussykat, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been taking Bydureon for about a year now and I still get an upset stomach and dizziness. So it does not go away. I do not like the needle at all because it does hurt and leave lumps. I also may have to find something else because my insurance will not cover the cost for the whole year and the price is crazy. Now I have to find something else. I am, losing weight and my appetite has really ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
1/23/2015 3:53:43 PM

Reviewer: Diabetes Is Not my Friend, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was nauseated almost every day. I was on the shot for 3 weeks. After the 3rd shot the pains in my stomach were so severe I was bending over in pain. I was vomiting every other day just at random times. I still have lumps under my skin where I did the injections. My doctor told me to stop the shots and still after another week I was still nauseated and vomiting. I have never felt so ill in ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
12/15/2014 9:22:01 AM

Reviewer: MitziOhio, 55-64 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:
Reviewed this early on, now have been taking for 18 months and time to review again. My A1C dropped from 9.4 and is now 6.3! The medication is difficult to use; however, this has just come out in pen form. I will be using this method from now on. Large, a bit cumbersome, but so much easier than the "old" mixing method and all the parts! Side effects pretty much stopped although I st ... Show Full Comment

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