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Can different manufacturers of the same medication have different effects?

Posted 20 Apr 2010 by DWB 7 answers

My newest prescription does not seem to be as effective as my previous medication. The only difference is the manufacturer, dose the same.

How soon does Trulicity start to work?

Posted 14 Jan 2016 by mmandy 1 answer

I started Trulicity Mon night, today is Thurs. I also take 1000 mg on Metformin. My blood sugars are in the 200-300 range even fasting. I started the .75 dose. Side effects are tolerable.

Can metformin raise my high blood pressure? I was taken 2 tabs before and now 4 tabs per day?

Posted 7 Oct 2009 by alexanderbarry 2 answers

How can affectts high blood pressure? My high blood pressure was controlled before that and since this increased is higher!!!

Can Metformin have the side effect of depression?

Posted 3 Jul 2010 by wannabephd 4 answers

The only new medication this particular patient has been taking is Metformin. Since taking this drug pt has experienced panic attacks and depression. Both the anxiety and depression were not present prior to the use of Metformin.

Metformin cause for uncontrollable diarrhea and weight loss?

Posted 30 Nov 2011 by HurryinHoosier 1 answer

I started out about a year ago taking Metformin 500mg twice a day. Then a few months later the Dr. increased my dose to 800mg twice a day. Ever since then, I have had uncontrolable diarrhea and weight loss. I am way overweight so I love the weight loss, but the diarrhea is another matter. I have ...

Is it bad if I took 2 100 milligrams of metformin and I am NOT diabetic?

Posted 3 Oct 2013 by hightonelady 3 answers

is it bad if i took 2 100 milligrams of metformin and i am NOT diabetic?my husband accidentally gave me two of my mother's instead of ibuprofen.they look the same to him and it was dark... I am 46 year old female

Diabetes, Type 2 - I would like to know if a blood sugar level of 136 can be treated with just diet?

Posted 18 Aug 2009 by Energizer Bunny 5 answers

... and exercise. I have COPD and I take Spiriva, Zyban and Albuterol and I am scared to take the medicines (Metformin 1000 mg and Pravastatin 40mg tabs) that my doctor gave me because of all of the side effects and drug interactions.

Is anyone taking metformin, glipized & insulin with Victoza?

Posted 13 Jun 2011 by polarbabe75 6 answers

I'm wondering about the combination. When I first started the Victoza I lost weight and A1C lowered. I've gained 1//2 of the weight back and A1C gradually going up. The doctor has me on Max of Metformin & 3-4 glipizide daily. He also put me on 15 units of Lantus. he did all this when ...

Metformin - How quickly will I feel relief from my symtoms?

Posted 7 Apr 2010 by lokegirl 5 answers

I have been prescribed Metformin and I am wondering, how soon after beginning this medication, will I start to feel relief from the symptoms of my diabetes. Being insulin resistant I feel worse after eating yet if I don't eat I feel bad too. So I would like to know if this starts working right ...

What pharmaceutical company produces "metformin"?

Posted 15 Sep 2011 by prico 1 answer

Metformin to be taken before food or after food, pls assist thank you?

Posted 17 Sep 2012 by francisteo 3 answers

I have taken metformin 500mg for about 2 years.

Starting a combo of topamax and metformin for belly weight, headaches, borderline diabetic,anyone?

Posted 16 Oct 2012 by adele1989 3 answers

I have battled my weight all my life..I go to the gym 6 days a week.Weigh 225 and only 5' and I am 44. Both parents are diabetics so I am trying to beat this... don't tell me to back away from the table... not all overweight people overeat! This is my last hope has anyone else done this ...

Diabetes, Type 2 - I have cut out all breads, flours, sugar, bad starches (corn,potatoes, rices?

Posted 23 Sep 2014 by Momof3mjd 2 answers

... etc). Been doing a low carb diet but still seeing a high fasting number in the morning of 170 or so. I take 1000 mg of metformin at night with dinner. I do drink lots of crystal light can that be the cause of my raised blood sure?

What should my blood sugar levels be after fasting while taking metformin?

Posted 6 Mar 2015 by bjali 3 answers

What would be considered high? I checked my blood sugar before breakfast everyday for a week and my blood sugar levels were between 9 and 10.9 I've been on metformin for around 3 months now.

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