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    Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
    5/8/2019 3:08:12 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I am exhausted. I am usually very active, but now I keep falling asleep. Walking is difficult because I can barely lift my legs. The doctor took me off of Amaryl and placed me on Actos because I had PECOS. I am also Hypothyroid. At this point I am gaining weight, yet not eating, I have an issue with constant leaking and never making it to the restroom in time. This is ridiculous. I am supposed to ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
    4/12/2019 4:35:25 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Been on for 3 months...numbers came down but weight went up...gained weight and had lots of swelling of legs and ankles. Lots of muscle and joint pain and just plain feeling bad. Unable to do much walking due to swelling in feet and ankles. Stopped taking it today...start Januvia tomorrow. I hated this drug and would tell everyone to stay away from it.

    Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
    2/10/2019 9:01:19 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Too many problems reported with this medication

    Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
    1/21/2019 2:55:09 PM

    Reviewer: lifesaver2U, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    > DO NOT TAKE ACTOS < ***_PLEASE READ THE LOW ACTOS REVIEWS FIRST_*** THIS DRUG HAS BAD HEALTH HISTORY FOR MANY INCLUDING DEATH FOR SOME WORTH CHANGING TO A NEW DOCTOR

    Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
    11/20/2018 2:25:51 PM

    Reviewer: xxxxx, 65-74 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    after taking actos for about 6 weeks I developed severe muscle pain in my right arm moving up to my shoulder and down to my hand I stopped taking it

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