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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Janumet XR Oral.

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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
6/14/2014 10:30:52 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
THIS DRUG HAS ENABLED ME TO REACH MY TARGET LEVEL 90%OF THE TIME. IHAVE HAD TO REDUCE MY INSULIN TO PREVENT LOW BLOOD SUGAR. I HAVE NOT HAD ANY SIDE EFFECTS.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/1/2014 5:07:14 AM

Reviewer: shunbyfda, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Janumet was a waste of money no difference then taking a placebo and Metformin. Dr. switch me to Janumet due to allergic reaction to various vendors version of Generic Metformin. The only side effects were: on occasion would get diarrhea and constipation at the same time, weight gain, slight fatigue and once every month my joints would (very crippling) ache from my toes to my head. I was using G ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
4/30/2014 2:22:38 AM

Reviewer: MyExperience1, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
After taking this med for 4 months, I began to pass complete pill in my stool 90% of the time. Not usual side effect is happening occasionally, but NOT this often. Too expensive to pass, not to mention not getting benefit of medicine through non absorption. Looking to have doctor change ... too bad as I was happy with results up until the past 2 weeks.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
1/21/2014 10:32:18 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
it has helped me lower my blood sugar numbers

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
9/30/2013 5:29:29 PM

Reviewer: R.B., 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Like this hoped, for better control.

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