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Is anyone using Toujeo insulin

Is anyone using Toujeo insulin

I was on Lantus and Apidra for many years. My Dr changed my insulin to Toujeo and Apidra. I am finding Toujeo less effective and have to take more of it. Has this happened to anyone else. Also am struggling with morning blood sugars which are high no matter what I eat the night before.....Insulin has also resulted in weight gain . Please share if you have any solutions to this problem or know anyhing about Toujeo. Thanks

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

I switched from Lantus to Toujeo at the start of this year. It's just double strength and long-lasting Lantus so, in my case, I was able to reduce my… read more

posted 6 months ago

My readings in the morning are very high

My readings in the morning are very high

I am struggling with morning highs and seem to be needing to take much more insulin which I really dont want to do. I go to sleep at night with a certain reading, take insulin Apidra and Lantus and wake up in the morning with the high reading. I have also noticed that the reading does sometimes drop during the course of the night but is high again when I wake up. Also have put on weight. I dont know whether this is a result of wrong eating or whether medication can also… read more

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

I do 3 Novolog before each meal, and Lantus before bed. I check BC 4 times a day. I am having constantly high BC when I get up.

posted almost 2 years ago

Has anybody switched insulin lately?

Has anybody switched insulin lately?

I just switched from Levemir and Novorapid to Basalgar and Apidra. Much cheaper and seems to control my sugars more efficiently. Has anybody else switched insulins lately?

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

My original question was if anybody switched insulin lately. I appreciate all the comments regarding keto diets and lifestyle changes but they do not… read more

posted over 1 year ago
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