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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Invokana oral.

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178 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
2/9/2016 12:40:53 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This medication has worked wonders for me. I have been on the medicine for about 1 month and My HA1C came down from a 12.4 to a 7.9!!!!!! To God be the glory with chanbge of eating and exercise.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
1/19/2016 12:43:08 PM

Reviewer: Franker52, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been a diabetic for over 10 years and have never been able to lower my A1C. My numbers increased from the start until my PCP put me on Invokana. My last reading before being put on this medication was past 8.0. I have been on it for almost 6 months and my A1C has dropped to 6.6. This is the first time my A1C ever went down. I do have to urninate more than before but if my A1C is finally get ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
1/13/2016 9:55:07 PM

Reviewer: littlebunkin, 45-54 Female 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 have been taking Invokana for 1 1/2 years now I have lost 50lbs,although I make 4 to 5 trips a night to the bathroom, I am completely happy with the results of my A1C

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
1/5/2016 8:09:55 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took 100mg 2x a day for almost 2 weeks and did not have a blood sugar reading under 200. I then went up to 300mg 2x a day and my blood sugar readings got worse. I drank fluids like there was no tomorrow and went to the bathroom constantly. I would get so light headed in the mornings that I could hardly function. My doctor can't believe that I had so many issues because all his other patients ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
12/31/2015 11:57:15 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took invokana for about six months, The drug made me urinate often and I did loose about 4 lbs. I was recently treated for a irregular heartbeat and had to have an ablation of my left ventriculle. I have since stopped the med after my surgery, I never had heart issues until I took this drug and I feel this made have been the catalyst to my irregular heart beat symptoms

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