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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Levemir SubQ.

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37 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
6/24/2009 7:59:14 PM

Reviewer: tower of power, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
been using for a month now and it is keeping my glucose readins below 110 . Hve to ralelky take any fast acting insulun

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/2/2009 1:59:39 PM

Reviewer: lizandskysmommy, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
its the only long acting insulin my insurance will cover and it does not work for me...no matter how much i take my blood sugar will not go below 200.i use a very fast acting insulin as well

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
8/7/2008 8:25:04 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Was put on this insulin by my provider to cut costs. A1C went from 7.25 to 9.7 in 3 months. I increased dose weekly cause my sugars stayed high all the time. I increased dosage from 36 units to 75 units and still had problems with blood sugar. It took about 9 months before I was able to go back to lantus. I'm back down to 39 units. I had no kidney problems before levemir and now have tra ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
6/10/2008 2:53:39 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Have used pen for about 2 months. Less painful by far than checking blood sugar. Having to switch to Lantus w/syring in order to get from VA. Hope it woks as well.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
5/23/2008 5:39:57 PM

Reviewer: wald2989, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Have found the pen easy to use, though the injections are painful about 50% of the time. I've found that I bleed at the injection site as often as not.

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