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    Reason for taking: Diabetes
    8/11/2016 7:46:10 PM

    Reviewer: bigplns, 75 or over on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have had type 2 diabetes for 12 years and have been on metformin and most recently januvia. My blood sugar has slowly crept up from the 150 to the low 200's. Started taking Berberine about three weeks ago and have had steady fasting blood sugars at 150. The only drawback I have experienced is looseness of my bowels. I'm hoping that over time that the diarrhea will subside!

    Reason for taking: Diabetes
    8/3/2016 10:51:39 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    since using berberine 2x 900mg daily, my wake up numbers have dropped 20 points ,averaging 120,down from 140,.,.

    Reason for taking: Diabetes
    7/23/2016 12:06:35 AM

    Reviewer: Nana Monster, 55-64 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I started on this about 2 weeks ago as I did some research for an alternative to the deadly drugs the doctor was prescribing me. He changed me from glyburide (only one I've tolerated) to Glimpiride and I was falling asleep at the wheel, losing my eyesight, chest pains, muscle spasms and a host of other problems after 3 weeks on it and the sugar numbers climbed rapidly. The last 2 days my fasti ... Show Full Comment

    Reason for taking: Diabetes
    6/23/2016 8:38:02 AM

    Reviewer: storageman, 65-74 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Take 3 (500mg) day on #41. No negative side effects but BG seem to have dropped significantly. Will take for 3 months. Have not informed my Doctor yet, but look forward to next a1C. Last 5/17/2016 = 7.2

    Reason for taking: Diabetes
    6/3/2016 5:51:05 PM

    Reviewer: Mzladymc, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Consumer)

    Brand Product: Other

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Berberine has brought my A1C down from 7.5 to 6.1 in a 1 year period

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