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Are you a woman with type 2 diabetes?

Posted 3 Feb 2013 by kaismama 3 answers

I was sent this info today. Its only one study so its not the thing to cause panic, but it should cause watchfulness if you are on one of these meds. It is about meds like actos and avandia. Researchers at Wake Forest University School of Medicine and the University of East Anglia found that ...

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.

What is the latest on the avandia lawsuit?

Posted 13 Apr 2012 by esglover60 2 answers

I was taking the drug Avandia for about 4 years. I developed a blockage of AOD artery in my heart.?

Posted 8 Jan 2011 by scottshjefte 1 answer

... The blockage is about 70-90%. My question is have other people who have taken Avandia developed this condition? If so how have they responded to treatment and what other drugs have they taken to treat the blockage. My condition is a split of the inner linning in the artery and is not treatable ...

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?

Is there a relationship between taking Avandia and A-Fib?

Posted 8 Oct 2010 by Elizabeth M 1 answer

Shortly after my husband began taking Avandia he developed A-Fib. Just wondering if it had anything to do with the drug.

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 ...

Why is there no info on court dates for the avandia cases?

Posted 1 Oct 2010 by smokeyweinrick 1 answer

Does anyone know when the avandia hearings are to take place? There appears to be no information regarding court dates

Can I take avandia and amaryl at the same time?

Posted 9 Aug 2010 by IDELISSE 1 answer

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