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How can I stop the side effect of diarrhea caused by Glyburide/Metformin, Onglyza, etc???

Posted 11 Mar 2013 by tink_58 8 answers

When first diagnosed with diabetes, I was given Victoza, and had no noticable side effects. My dr added Metformin, 500mg 2xday, because my AC1 was still 7, and gave me Lisinopril to protect my kidneys (my BP is fine). I started having diarrhea not long after beginning the medication. He then took ...

Onglyza - has anyone experienced painful aches & pains in legs while taking onglyza.

Posted 9 Mar 2011 by nmb619 7 answers

I have Type 2 diabetes for about 3 years and I am currently on Amaryl twice a day. I have very high sugar readings in the morning. My doctor put me on Onglyza 5 mg. taken before bedtime. My sugar level has gone down from the upper 180's to the 140's. During the day after meals it has been ...

I take Onglyza 5mg for Type 2 Diabetes. When is the best time of day to take the medication?

Posted 15 Sep 2010 by paulg353 2 answers

I am a male, 46 years old. I was put on medication about 6 months ago. I've been having trouble keeping my sugar levels in check. I'm not sure if I should take my medicine in the morning, when I eat a meal or at bedtime. Someone told me that bedtime is best since your body is inactive and ...

Victoza - I already have thyroid tumors?

Posted 3 Oct 2013 by pjh43 3 answers

it scares me to take this medicine since it can cause thyroid cancer. Onglyza is the same thing is Victoza in a much weaker form. the doctor says. I didn't seem to have any problem with the pill. I tried to get zofran for this terrible nausea but the doctor said no. what about Dramamine with ...

Cant take Metformin. Starting Onglyza in the morn. Wondering about side effects?

Posted 31 Aug 2011 by mimiBarb 2 answers

I have tried using Metformin and Metformin ER. Both makes me sick and sleepy. I will start using Onglyza in the morning with no other diabetes meds. I have type 2 diabetes (diagnosed 4 yrs ago, just started using meds about 2 months ago.) I would like to hear from others who use Onglyza and side ...

What generic med in place of Onglyza can be taken with Metformin?

Posted 16 Jan 2013 by dsanna 1 answer

Our insurance will cover generic meds at $10 and brand name meds will require a $250 deductible per my employer.

How long before seeing the effects of taking Onglyza ?

Posted 5 Aug 2013 by mjcny 1 answer

I have been taking diabetes medication for only 2 months now. Doctor prescribed Onglyza cause he said the Glumedza I am taking is not enough and he wants to see better readings in the mornings. I average between 7-8 every morning and he thinks Onglyza will help reduce that number. I have been ...

Onglyza - I stopped taking my 2.5 tabs 4 days ago. Is it ok to start taking them again?

Posted 10 Jul 2013 by Godblessed 1 answer

I stopped because my body felt like it didn't need the meds. get bad headaches and I get hungry too quickly and my numbers are under control. I just feel weird.

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