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... actos should work quickly and is often taken with metformin, its usual to get a bloodtest for the liver when starting actos as it occasionally can be hard on it (3 replies)
... JJ Thanks so much for your reply. I just wanted to reiterate that you said you take 500 mgs of metformin a day and it is the regular one NOT the extended release? ... (15 replies)
... i was diagnosed with diabetes 4 weeks ago and started taking metformin about 2 weeks ago. my original fasting blood sugar was 361. slowly through a low carb diet and the medicine i am now down to a fasting 170. ... (1 replies)

... up and down etc. From what I have seen Type II's can be all over the place meds, no meds, insulin, no insulin etc. Diabetes is progressive and seems to progress differently for all. It is my understanding that blood sugar levels and A1C's are key in doctors deciding treatment including meds. ... (11 replies)
... I'm on 2000mg a day. I've lost 25-30 lbs (paying attention to my eating habits, of course) I've put back on 10 over the holidays, though (to be expected) but now i'm back on my normal regimen again, (i'm type 2 diabetes) Funny but already i can feel my clothes getting a little loser again! But honestly, i splurged over the holidays, so i expected it. I've learned that it won't... (3 replies)
... How long does take for it to work? ... (3 replies)
How long to work?
Dec 27, 2007
... My husband has some questions. He was DXed in Sept 07. A1c of 10.8. After one month of diet changes and exercise he went to 8.4, now one month later 8.2. ... (0 replies)
Feb 21, 2007
... Hello everyone! Can anyone tell me about how long it takes for Metformin to help with my numbers? ... (0 replies)
... I have been taking Metformin for several years now. I use it with glyburide and now with Avandia as well. I think that Metformin should work quicklly. I first used just exercise and then just glyburide but I had to keep increasing the dosage of glyburide so the doctor used metformin to help out. ... (13 replies)
... I am suppose to try and start again with 2 tabs a day for 1 week, then 3 tabs a day the next week and then 2 in the AM and 2 in the PM and continue each day after that with this amount. ... (10 replies)
... I have been taking a total of 2000 mg of Metformin for the past 4 years. I will spare everyone the details of how a major mistake was made but long story short, for the past 14 days I have been taking a total of 4000 mg of Metformin per day instead of the 2000 mg. This mistake was only realized this morning. ... (2 replies)
... In that case, I would insist that they test you for T1. ... (9 replies)
... What kind of work does your husband do? ... (10 replies)
Jun 30, 2012
... Oh ok that cool, I born and raised in the Chattanooga area. I have been divorced for 7 years with no children. ... (57 replies)
... How long have you been taking it and what is the doseage? ... (2 replies)
... JJ Thanks so much for your reply! ... (15 replies)
... The only thing I would consider is a conversation with your doctor. I told mine to let me try for 6 months to work on diet and excercise to see what I could do naturally. Because my 1ac was under 6, he said OK. I did it for 6 months and dropped from 5.9 to 5.3. We then started met. It stayed at 5. ... (12 replies)
... Thanks so much for your responses. ... (12 replies)
... Diagnosed 4 years ago as T2. Diet and excercise for 18 months controlled me. Readings were 125 and under. ... (3 replies)
May 20, 2004
... That's wonderful that you are finally seeing some payoff for all your hard work! ... (53 replies)

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