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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 9 answers

Diabetes, Type 2 - I have been off Insulin (5 shots a day) and Metformin 1000mg 2 x's a day almost 3

... years now. Cut Blood Pressure meds in half and feel great lost 45 lbs. Low Carbs and high fat diet. Love bacon and steaks and eggs every day. I miss grains, potatoes and bread NOT

Posted 7 Jan 2016 4 answers

I was giving myself a insulin shot thought I had the needle in and sone of it squirted out?

Not sure how much went in? Do I wait to take my next shot

Posted 17 days ago 1 answer

How long does it take for Cellcept to work?

I was put on cellcept about 4 weeks ago for Lupus nephritis in the kidneys. The medicine had raised my blood sugar so now i also take insulin while on it. Did anyone experience bloating, stomach ...

Posted 3 Jan 2016 1 answer

Diabetes, Type 2 - My blood sugar went to 547, and because I could not reach my Dr after hours, I?

... took my Novolog 70+the sliding scale x3 per 50 over 200. That is a lot of insulin. Should I have taken less?

Posted 29 Dec 2015 0 answers

Diabetes, Type 2 - Hello! I was wondering if anyone takes U 500 Insulin and what have the?

... experiences been? SIde effect trouble etc?

Posted 27 Nov 2015 3 answers

How can Lily justify the massive increase in Insulin prices?

The price of my Lily Insulin has increased by 300% in one month. How can Lily justify this increase in their prices with no changes in formulation or doing anything to make it better. Is this ...

Posted 28 Nov 2015 1 answer

Metformin leaving the body?

I take insulin twice a day and the metformin 500 mg is having side effect on my body. How long does it take for metformin to leave my body. ?

Posted 8 Nov 2015 2 answers

I was storing my OPEN Lantus Solostar insulin pen in the fridge, is this bad?

I've been on insulin for 4 days now. I remember being told to store the unopened pens in the fridge. Looking at the drug info here and on the manufacturer's website they seem to make a big ...

Posted 25 Oct 2015 1 answer

Diabetic question I dont know what to do I need Lantus and Humalog?

I have been taking Lautus and Humalog for 10+yrs I had insurance and well I am not divorced without coverage. I can not afford a doctor at all is there a comparable insulin over the counter I could ...

Posted 26 Oct 2015 2 answers

I developed epilepsy after 10 years on insulin?

I think the epilepsy started because of the preservatives in the insulin and I've injected into my abdomen for 25 years with no lumps and yet I have lumps on my arms and legs and I think the ...

Posted 29 Oct 2015 1 answer

Why glucagon have 2 days turnover to be seen in body?

Hi, A recent research found that when that in the 2 first days of fasting (dry fatsing) you will have a slight hypoglycemia because of the insulin hormone in our blood, then after the first 2 days ...

Posted 20 Oct 2015 1 answer

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 19 Aug 2015 0 answers

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