Friday, December 19, 2014

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Byetta is for type 2 diabetes. It helps your pancreas produce insulin more effectively. Byetta is not insulin and should not be taken instead of insulin. A pre-measured dose comes in a pen that you use to inject the medication.

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A recent meta-analysis has suggested that combining long-acting insulin with a GLP-1 (glucagon-like peptide 1) agonist may be the “most effective” drug treatment for type 2 diabetes, meaning the best blood glucose (BG) control with the fewest side effects.   GLP-1 is a hormone secreted by the intestines, and an agonist is a…

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Gretchen Becker, Health Guide, commented on The Most Effective Treatment for Type 2? Daryl, Another possibility is that you're not really type 2 but some kind of…

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Jim Morton, Community Member, commented on Do Injections Hurt? I hate needles. That said, I inject daily with Victoza into the belly. I dropped from A1C of 9 to…

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Teri Robert, Health Guide, commented on Newer Diabetes Meds Are Making My Life… cahos,   Diabetes is often a progressive disease, and I hope I…

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heyjude, Community Member, commented on Pros and Cons of Injectable Diabetes… see this…

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