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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of glipizide-metformin oral.

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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
4/14/2014 11:14:18 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Taking 500mg of the metformin side; not sure of glip. No real side effects detected although with taking thyroid medicine, my increased appetite is working against me in keeping my morning glucose level below 135. Not sure if an increased dose would help.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
4/10/2014 6:40:52 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I find that I now urinate three or four times a night breaking into my sleep, waking up tired!

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
4/1/2013 7:19:38 PM

Reviewer: susie, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
2/25/2013 2:38:05 PM

Reviewer: jerry, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
a sudden need to urinate often, mostly in the evening & nighttime. Doctor prescribed increasing dosage from 750 mil. to 1000 mil of metformin & glipizide from 7.5 to 10, and it seemed each time I did my urination increased

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/31/2012 5:16:59 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Have had unrelenting extreme itching

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