3 patient evaluations for Metformin taken for the purpose of 'diabetes type 2' with a side effects rating of Moderate

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Aug 30, 2012 (Started Aug 19, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for diabetes type 2)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Diarrhea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2011 (Started Nov 17, 1997)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for diabetes type 2)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Elevated blood sugar (hyperglycemia))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: Ended going to a Pharmacist Tech who specialize in Diabetes . I started doing detailed food diary along with increase Novolin doseage.

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 26, 2010 (Started Mar 20, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for diabetes type 2)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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