Latent autoimmune diabetes

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What is latent autoimmune diabetes?

Latent autoimmune diabetes, often termed as LADA, is usually diagnosed in adults, but may be found in children as well. The patient is not insulin dependent at first diagnosis, but is still losing insulin producing beta cells.

Common symptoms reported by people with latent autoimmune diabetes

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with latent autoimmune diabetes

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Glucophage)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Treatment name(s)

(Remeron)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Januvia)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1

Data from patients with latent autoimmune diabetes, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with latent autoimmune diabetes

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Glucophage)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Treatment name(s)

(Remeron)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Januvia)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with latent autoimmune diabetes, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has latent autoimmune diabetes on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 1
30s 3
40s 2
50s 1
60s 1
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

63% Female
38% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 3
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from LADA patients who have completed their condition history
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