User Reviews for Acarbose
Also known as: Precose
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|Diabetes, Type 2||2 reviews||143 medications|
|Summary of Acarbose reviews||4.5||2 reviews|
Reviews for Acarbose
For Diabetes, Type 2: "The only side effect I've had is gas. But if you keep taking it that seems to pretty much subside."
jangarrett71 (taken for 2 to 5 years) August 18, 2016
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For Diabetes, Type 2: "I took acarbose for 2 months. It did nothing to lower my blood sugars. I had diarrhea severly and bad gas all the time. I had to stop going out in public and a restaurant would of been rude. My husband moved out of our bedroom and my family complained around me. Stomach pain was very strong and felt weird. Since I have been off of it for 1 month my colon seem painfull and having trouble getting back to regularity."
Pattyleigh June 4, 2016
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- Drug class: alpha-glucosidase inhibitors
Other brands: Precose