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I am trying to find out some information about the medicine , Advandia?

Posted 15 Jul 2010 by sterlingcc 8 answers

my husband has been on Avandia now for 2 months for his diabetes.He keeps a bad cough... shortness of breath... feeling tired & aching feeling all the time. We have told his family doctor about this... but with no help.He has had 4 stints but in in the last 3 years for heart disease & he ...

Diabetes, Type 2 - What is a good Actos alternative?

Posted 15 Sep 2011 by Schleyer 2 answers

Actos and Avandia may cause cancer. I take metformin and amaryl, too.

Is Avandia linked to fatty liver disease, Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, and / or organ damage?

Posted 20 Sep 2010 by Jenna050505 1 answer

I had an adverse reaction to Avandia gaining over 60# of excess fluid which included a 15 # gain in less than a week after my dossage was doubled from 4 mg to 8mg. I eneded up in the ER with chest pains. Heart Cath turned up normal, was taken off avandia and put on medformin and januvia. Within ...

Can Edema and weight gain be caused by some oral hypoglycemic meds?

Posted 22 Aug 2010 by restingator67 1 answer

66yr old takes metformin, avandia, glipzide contol DM type 2 , A!C's usually in 6 range, has severe swelling in left lower leg ( not heart failure) and little wt loss although eating less. had CABG done 10yrs ago, has CAD, takes coreg, could this edema and no wt loss be due to diabetic meds?

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