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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
1/2/2014 8:10:15 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
12/31/2013 1:24:53 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
After being nauseous for a week, the drug was fine. The third week I started getting heartburn which continued into the 4th week. I'm waiting to see the doctor to see if this is a typical side effect and how long it lasts. I would hate to give it up as it has lowered my after meal blood sugar by at least 30. Has anyone else had this problem?

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
12/29/2013 11:14:50 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Started taking this in July 2013. Nausea & diahrea was the biggest side affect. The nausea went away in a few weeks. I took the shot in the evening so wasn't nauseous all day, just in the morning. Needles are so small they hardly hurt at all. It decreased my appetite & I was able to lose 20 lbs. Still plagued with the diareha, but don't know if that is the victoza or the gallbladde ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
12/17/2013 3:15:50 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
easy to inject, helps with the pain in my legs and feet.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
12/12/2013 5:07:20 PM

Reviewer: Matt, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been using Victoza for over a 18 months. I've had no side effects. It helped to lowere my A1C from 9.4 to 6.6. I've lost 50 pounds and I feel better than I have in over 30 years. For me, this drug has been a miracle. My Endo. is saying that he will soon start cutting the dosage of the other medication I take for diabetes (metformin and glyburide and actos).

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