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Is Bydureon or Byetta linked to Pancreatic cancer?

Posted 15 May 2013 by Pup eros 4 answers

A syndicated radio show had a doctor on it saying that the drug Byetta and Bydureon causes pancreatic cancer. I have taken both, but the Bydureon is the one that I now take, for the last year. I have no other cronic illness but type 2. radio

Do insurances companies cover byetta?

Posted 18 Mar 2011 by hairbenders2005 4 answers

I have type 2 diabetes I'm having a hard time lowering my A1C levels. I live under trmendous stress so sugar levels rise. I had a nurse through my insurance co. mention this to me as something that may be helpful. My A1C started out at 13.6, lowered it to 8.5 in one month then down to 7 but ...

Byetta cost?

Posted 21 May 2010 by aisley 2 answers

My Dr. recently gave me a sample pen of Byetta to use for one month. I am almost finished with this pen and will be getting a script for the 10mg pen shortly. My Dr. informed me that this medicine is not cheap but couldn't give me any other information. I was wondering what others are paying ...

What happens if you take Byetta after a meal?

Posted 6 Jan 2010 by tlfunk 1 answer

Byetta - Dr thinks it is not agreeing with something I'm eating, anyone have experience with this?

Posted 11 Jun 2012 by RCScherler 3 answers

Been on Byetta for 6 months (10 mcg). Continue to have gas, burping etc. Dr. tells me he thinks the Byetta is not agreeing with something I am eating, but won't say what! Do you have any experience with this? Tks!

Will Byetta 10 pen help me lose weight and decrease my appetite more than the 5 pen?

Posted 29 Jun 2010 by noname29205 1 answer

I started on the 5 pen and for about 3 wks my appetite decreased alot and i was losing weight, blood sugar numbers are great but after 3 weeks my appetite will change from not wanting much to being able to eat like i use to and i feel that i gained the weight i lost back. Will being on the 10 pen ...

How much is too much weight gain while being on Actos, Byetta and Amaryl?

Posted 12 Jul 2010 by grtfaith 2 answers

I am a type two diabetic and my doctor have me on 3 different medications my numbers run any where from 89 to 140 on a good day with and without my medications. What is a normal range? I have been on these 3 meds for approximately 1 year now. I have gained roughly in this past year of taking these ...

Im on byetta 10mcg pen 2 times a days every time I take it I feel nausea, vomiting. how can avoid?

Posted 4 Nov 2011 by osos43 1 answer

im 48 yrs old with type 2 daiabet my doctor increased my doasage from 5mcg to 10mcg i been getting nausea, vomiting as a side effect can someone tell me how to avoid those side effects

What can be done for nausea after being on byetta 10mg?

Posted 6 Oct 2012 by Gizzy06 1 answer

i was on byetta 5mg for a 2-3 weeks and the doctor changed my diabetic meds and said in a months time which was last week and now take byetta 10mg twice a day 1 hour before meals. i am taking 2 diamicron's in the morning and 1000mg of metformin twice a day. I have noticed a bit of weight loss ...

Is shoulder and middle back ache common when starting Byetta and and does it continue?

Posted 24 Jan 2013 by Markwb 2 answers

My wife started taking Byetta about a week or a little over ago. She has been complaing of shoulder and back pain ever since. I am not sold on the drug and Im pretty skeptical about. She may have lost about 3 to 5 pounds since she started taking it but I am real concerned about the side effects. As ...

Bydureon - Has anyone experienced large knots or lumps in the area of injections?

Posted 7 Oct 2013 by NP13 1 answer

I have begun to notice medium to large knots develop in the subcutaneous tissue at the injection sites that have lasted weeks after. I never experienced this with Byetta. I also have not experienced the appetite supressant I did with Byetta. I switched because my insurance company no longer ...

I have a heart condition with a pace maker / difibulator my general practitioner wants to put me on?

Posted 4 Apr 2015 by BAS12345 1 answer

... Farxiga to bring my weight down in the past, he had put me on Byetta and I have had nothing but problems with my body since including a scare of prancitus . What are my chances with Farxiga?

How long should I wait to eat after I inject myself with Bydureon?

Posted 31 Aug 2015 by Big A Cajun 1 answer

Today August 31, 2015 at 6:45 AM was my First ever Injection of Bydureon. I've been off Byetta for a week before staring Bydureon. I also take 5MG of Glipizide in AM & PM 30 minutes before eating. Is 30 minute wait time okay for Bydureon also?

Byetta - If I have injected at 7am and then eaten at 8am at what time should I eat lunch because I?

Posted 11 Jan 2010 by eastender1956 1 answer

... am very confused as when I eat lunch around 1pm I would normally have my evening meal around 6pm but if I inject at 5pm it is only 4 hours since I ate food and am told not to inject after food only before. Can somebody advise me please

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