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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Lantus subcutaneous.

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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
10/18/2011 9:24:37 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am a "skinny" diabetic. Diagnosed at age 48, I used Metformin XR and Prandin for several years. Those quit working and after trying nearly every drug available, I resorted to Lantus along with Kombiglyze. The Lantus is working; so well that I have hypoglycemia during the night, a couple of times a month. In only 5 months I have put on 10 pounds inspite of INCREASING my strenuous ex ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
9/23/2011 8:43:26 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i have be using a vial and want to try the solostar pen thanks for the coupon. lantus has helped very much,i plan to learn more about it.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/11/2011 8:45:01 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
As long as I remember to take the medication, it is good.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/1/2011 11:05:20 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

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Current Rating: 4

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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
4/28/2011 12:30:28 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I had hypoglycemia nearly all my life which switched to Diabetes 2 when I reached menopause. I started on Metformin 500mg 4/X day. If I stick to an Atkins diet, I can control my BS but I'm addicted to sugar. My BS increased to 400-500 eating sweets and carbs and I started on Lantus. I'm now taking 40 units a.m. and 30 units p.m. I initially used the Pen but I had two of them jam up and I s ... Show Full Comment

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