anyone else taking this ? side effects? Weight gain? I'm not having many side effects but the weight gain is evident. How am I supposed to lose weight when they put you on the one drug that's supposed to help you but makes you gain?
I stopped taking it as it made me real sick but my Doctor was real mad at me and tried to make me take it so I went and found another Doctor !
In the nineties I was prescribed diabetic medication that caused severe weight gain and they prescribed Redux and Ponderal; no weight loss but I became stable until they had taken me off it. Both medications were banned; I ended up in emerge with high blood pressure; my eye doctor thought I was stoned on the drugs too. I was always a fat fit because of my active job and nightly aerobics and taebo. Then I was taking Avandia; I was taken off of that because it was banned and I had a triple by… read more
Maybe time for a bit of a rebroadcast since we have a number of new members, and we all know that Doctors tend not to explain the prescriptions too well or the patient doesn't know what to ask.
So here's a quick recap of the current popular meds used to treat Type 2 and what they are designed to do.
For a Fasting Blood Sugar issue that is due to your liver which stores/releases blood sugar "when we are not eating/digesting" since our body needs sugar 24/7 to function.
Currently the ONLY oral… read more
Thank you for the information.