6 patient evaluations for Glimepiride taken for the purpose of 'diabetes type 2'

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Dec 19, 2016 (Started Nov 30, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for diabetes type 2)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Craving carbs)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I think Glimepiride was helping my diabetic numbers and then for some reason I started craving carbohydrates.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 19, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for diabetes type 2)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Twice daily

  • 0 helpful marks

May 15, 2015 (Started Jan 10, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for diabetes type 2)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2011 (Started Jul 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for diabetes type 2)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Upset stomach)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 9, 2011 (Started Jun 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for diabetes type 2)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 12, 2009 (Started Jun 02, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for diabetes type 2)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Low blood sugar (hypoglycemia))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 8 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Low blood sugar (hypoglycemia)

  • 0 helpful marks
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