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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 7 answers

Glucophage - How long do you take Metformin to decide it's working or not for PCOS with?

... insulin resistance? I've been taking it for one month 500 mgs 2 x's day with no weight loss and gained a few lbs. I eat very clean and workout everyday. Has anyone used Alpha Lipoic ...

Posted 16 days ago 0 answers

300 mg invokana with novalog insulin + Levimir at night?

Dangers of low blood sugar

Posted 7 Aug 2015 0 answers

Metformin - Odd feeling in my gullet?

I've been on metformin (3x500 mg per day) for about 14 months now, for insulin resistance and obesity and while I got into the normal weight range and lost a total of 21 kg so far, I seem to be ...

Posted 22 Jun 2015 1 answer

I have blood work on thursday?

I took plan b on Thursday and I have blood work on Monday. The blood work is for glucose random, vitamin d, 25-hydroxy, hemoglobin A1C, insulin, c-peptide. Will plan b show up anywhere

Posted 26 Jul 2015 0 answers

Can cephalexin raise my blood sugar?

I have been on the medication for 5 days and my sugar has been high, 250 to 300 and I take insulin.

Posted 15 Jun 2015 3 answers

Harvoni - diabetes concern?

Failed 2X pegasys & ribavirin (miserable sides). Stage 4 compensated cirrhosis with insulin dependent diabetes, high blood pressure and horrible plaque psoriasis (got the p from previous tx with ...

Posted 20 Apr 2015 3 answers

Diabetic Nerve Damage - I am 46 years old and was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes about 6 years ago.?

... Now, about 1 month ago, they determined I have Type 1 diabetes and went on an insulin pump 1 month ago. I also recently (2 months+ approx) have SEVERE neuropathy in my feet and traveling up my ...

Posted 30 May 2015 1 answer

I am a type 1 diabetic and am on the insulin pump using Apidra. When I do work outside in the high?

... temps, I always end up throwing away part of my vial due to very high glucose. I am referring to the vial in my pump. Is there a way to keep it from getting too hot while I work outside and save ...

Posted 12 Jun 2015 1 answer

Does anyone ever use 2 units of insulin instead of just one?

I feel like it's a waste of medicine and time just doing one unit. Am I the only one?

Posted 9 Jun 2015 2 answers

How much weight can I lose using glucophage xr 1000 twice a day ?

I started taking glucophage xr 1000 mg twice a day from 2 weeks ago after being diagnosed with insulin resistance . I have irregular period,I'm overweight (BMI = 25.78) and I have acne . I took ...

Posted 31 May 2015 1 answer

Trulicity - does the needle hurt?

Is this a insulin shot or just in a liquid form

Posted 29 May 2015 1 answer

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