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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/10/2014 1:20:46 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've been on these meds for 8 month. Dr. Insisted I continue since we had tried so many different meds to lower my blood sugar. Yeast infections were not a problem the first couple of months, but they started coming!!!!! I have taken myself off this horrible drug! I now have a yeast infection every 2 weeks that last for 2 weeks. I am miserable. Never did lower my levels , increased in fact. I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/10/2014 2:52:26 AM

Reviewer: Ruby Davis, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Prior to taking this drug; I was retaining a lot of urine. Had was stretched and emptied quite of bit of urine. Been on this pill for 5-6 days and the urine started changing colors. Beginning pink/red; I stopped the pill to see what happens and after 6 days it cleared up. I started up on them again this morning. I did lose in the first 5 days, 6 lbs. Also, my urine turned dark brown toward ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/9/2014 1:59:26 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been on Invokana 300 mg for 1 month and a half. I have not experienced any side affects as of yet. I've had diabetes for 37 years and so far Invokana has helped me lower my glucose levels very well. After reading other reviews I'm alarmed how this drug performs so differently with different people. Some people are near death and others not. I wonder if anyone has an answer to this ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/8/2014 9:45:53 PM

Reviewer: Jazz2012, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After 3 months came down with pancreatitis and almost died. Enter hospital on 2/24/2014 and is still in the hospital. I had 16 surgeries and may need more. I lost my colon and part of my pancreatus due to the infection from this pill. I am still not out of the woods. Do not take this pill.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/6/2014 8:28:12 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took this drug for 3 days. After blacking out and severe dizziness, rash and urination have stopped. Now 3 days later I am still with the rash and getting over dehydration. I did lose 10lbs in 3 days.

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