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How long does it take METFORMIN to help me lose weight?

I have been diagnosed with insulin resistance Nov 2011. Taking METFORMIN, HCL ER 2000mg (since 11/4/11 worked my way up to full dose). Been on full dose for 2.5 weeks now. No weight loss. I am ...

Posted 15 Dec 2011 2 answers

Side effects if diabetic, obese, take oxycontin/oxycodone and percoset?

Severe diabetes, insulin injections daily, take scrips for oxycontin, percoset (oxycodone) and severe obesity, accompanied by pain in back, neck, etc.

Posted 4 days ago 2 answers

Accidentally left insulin @ someone's house can I increase my glipizide to make up for no insulin?

Take 3 5mg twice a day. Insulin once @ bedtime. Can higher glipizide dose take place of insulin just this once tonight?

Posted 16 days ago 1 answer

Do you help people to pay for their insulin if you cant afford it?

On disability and can't afford my insulin Kwik Pens Humalog. Any discounts out there to help with outrageous cost

Posted 30 Jun 2014 2 answers

No matter how much protein I eat, my blood work up shows way low. Malnourished levels?

Diabetic, Insulin dependent (A1C 5.2), Massive Cerebral Stroke (11/22.2012).

Posted 9 Jul 2014 0 answers

Pain - What high blood pressure drugs interact with the insulin, Lantus?

I am taking HCTZ with Triamterene and the insulin Lantus . I am in excruciating pain. My left arm, shoulder and the upper left side of my back are killing me. Could this be that I am allergic to ...

Posted 23 Jun 2014 1 answer

I injected the apidra insulin (65 units)instead of the lantus insulin. What should I do?

I have both the Apidra insulin pen & Lantus insulin pen.

Posted 24 Jun 2014 1 answer

I use over 3 bottles of insulin per month...need help calculating units?

My doctor accidentally wrote 20 units per day on script... I think it was supposed to be approx. 120 units vs. 20. Does that calculate correctly... that I would be using more than 3 bottles of ...

Posted 12 Jun 2014 1 answer

I can not afford my medication, Is there anything I can do?

I am on insulin and some other medications, my insurance barley covers any of it and it cost a lot of money out of pocket. Is there any kind of assistance out there I can get

Posted 24 May 2014 3 answers

Why I am feeling sleepy after taking inj. mixtard 18 units after taking breakfast?

during breakfast i am taking only 400 calories. but after an hour i feel sleepy and to lie down in for a minimum period of one hour .then the there is no sleepy feeling .should i reduce the insulin ...

Posted 3 Jun 2014 1 answer

My husband's insulin - lantus solostar 100 ml - is going to cost us $1100.00 every 90 days?

We are retired and cannot afford that. So, how cheap can we get his insulin.

Posted 6 May 2014 2 answers

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