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    Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Admelog U-100 Insulin lispro subcutaneous.

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    Condition: Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
    4/30/2019 11:42:31 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been diabetic for 26yrs, and this is the most horrible insulin that i have used. I have medicaid now, and the insurance would not cover my novolog, so without telling me, my doctor called the drugstore to change to this watered down insulin. It is useless drug, and I don't know how they think it's ok to put our lives at risk of death putting us on insulin that doesn't work.

    Condition: Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
    4/8/2019 11:15:07 PM

    Reviewer: Kittycat79, 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:
    Forced to switch because insurance companies know better then doctors. Admelog is awful I have taken over 40 units no eaten a thing and sugars keep rising. I feel awful any more and I just have to deal with it.

    Condition: Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
    4/6/2019 9:18:24 PM

    Reviewer: Killicillin , 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was forced to switch to this insulin after my insurance refused to continue covering Novolog. It takes forever to work (at least 45 minutes, if it works at all) and it is causing my a1c to be over 9% (from 6). I think the FDA seriously needs to do more research on this insulin because I am not the only diabetic having problems with it.

    Condition: Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
    11/7/2018 5:58:01 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I use a pump and forced to increase basil rates 5-10 units through the day; slow reaction during bolus; very small savings over Humalog but w/disappointments not worth the savings.

    Condition: Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
    10/29/2018 11:39:31 AM

    Reviewer: Ruth, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    On an insulin pump, blood sugar 396. Took 5 units with a syringe, 1 hour later (no food) blood sugar was 498. I took large amounts of insulin throughout the day. BS was never below 300. This has gone on for 2 days. Just took Novalog with a syringe and blood sugar is lowering.

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