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Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
10/29/2007 6:14:39 PM

Reviewer: shestillcanrock@aol.com, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
My blood sugars have never been in such good control, however, unlike most of the comments I have read, my nauseau is almost an every day occurance after 3 months. Lost almost 40 lbs so I guess you deal with it if the outcome is successful.

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
10/28/2007 10:11:32 AM

Reviewer: Meg140, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I spent 3 weeks struggling with nausea and weakness when I started on the 5 mcg, then had a week's reprieve before I started on the 10 mcg. Spent another 3 weeks struggling. Since then (about 6 months), it's been great going. My bg is wonderfully controlled; I have reduced my glipizide from 20 mg/day to 5 mg/day and fully expect to come off all glipizide at some point. Still take metfo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
10/27/2007 12:55:06 AM

Reviewer: mary, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i heard that this medication wasn't to be uded type 2 insulin dependent? what goes?

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
10/26/2007 3:17:18 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Additional Medication for Diabetes Type 2
10/26/2007 11:26:02 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Have not lost pounds, however I have lost inches. Went down one bra size since the 1.5 months I have been on it. Pants need to pulled up more often! Did not have any stomach troubles, which is good, since I have IBS also. I first had a fear of injections, but with the fineness of the BD needles, I barely feel anything. Highly recommend type 2 patients try this if the A1C test is over 7.

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