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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 3 answers

Just put lantus pen in fridge for two hours fter using first time use. Will it be okay to use now?

... Didn't realise wasn't supposed to refrigerate after first pen use. Its my first time using insulin. Worried about whether I've ruined solution and if its safe or whether it ...

Posted 3 days ago 3 answers

Insulin Glargine - how much Lantus do you take if your sugar is 224?

I am taking 1 unit per 50 points above 120

Posted 1 day 17 hours ago 1 answer

Will invokana work if I take potassium supplement?

I love invokana except it makes me exhausted can hardly walk from one room to next. I feel more energy if I take a potassium supplement. I am currently having a problem with insulin some kind of ...

Posted 13 hours ago 1 answer

Novorapid - insulin aspart. What is aspart? has it changed how Novorapid works?

Novorapid's details has recently changed to insulin aspart. What does aspart mean? has it changed the way this insulin is released into the blood? I have been unwell for 5 months, a similar ...

Posted 7 days ago 1 answer

Metformin 2000mg for 3 months, causing 14-16 day long periods. Will this regulate???

For the last 3 years I has on a high dose of injectable insulin. Went to my endo to get an insulin pump and as it turns out I am now back producing above normal levels of insulin. I was taken off of ...

Posted 5 Oct 2014 1 answer

Is there any possibility of Oral form of Insulin?

Since the Insulin is available in Inj form and is difficult for millions of patients around the world for proper compliance. If we do the enteric coating of insulin or any sublingual route or ...

Posted 29 Sep 2014 2 answers

I bad to high levels of sugar In the hospital one of 144 & one of 199. I was giving to insulin shot?

What I'm wondering is why when I'm so close the doctor is of worried about this more should I be more concerned and seek a second opinion out? Of do you think I'm fine and ...

Posted 4 Oct 2014 1 answer

Capzasin Back and Body - Is this medication safe to take with Nacl & grade 2 verices?

I have non-alcoholic liver cirrhosis & grade 2 verices. I am on insulin, htn, and beta-blocker meds

Posted 30 Sep 2014 1 answer

Glyburide/Metformin - Just been told Im diabetic..was put on glyburide 5mg and metformine 800mg 3?

... days long will it take for the medication to work... checked my my blood sugar level ..marked 400..went the hospital and 15 units of insulin where passed... Will my body adjust to my ...

Posted 24 Sep 2014 1 answer

Generally 01 unit of insulin levemir flexipen (detemir) lower blood sugar to what level?

How much unit of levemir flexipen insulin (detemir) will lower blood sugar of 400 mg/DL to normal I.e 90 mg/dl ?

Posted 24 Sep 2014 1 answer

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 26 Jul 2014 2 answers

Durezol - I have insulin dependent Diabetes?

My blood sugar has been above 300 after I started Durezol I have been forced to increase my Insulin intake. Is this a usual complication?

Posted 22 Aug 2014 1 answer

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