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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Seegers
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Victoza (liraglutide) calf: Daniel D - here is the official guide to dosing Victoza (liraglutide). Its a short video thanks https://www.victozapro.com/resources-and-samples/vic ... Read More

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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lance Ashworth
19 years experience General Practice
Use them w caution: All meds have risks involved.For these they need to be taken at seperate times to avoid drop in sugar. Victoza (liraglutide) can slow emptying of stom ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Victoza (liraglutide): Every patient is different. You might not even get any side effects.
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Dr. Niel Venter
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes and no: Having the two drug together is not a problem. They can even be mixed together. Injecting in one spot too much is sometimes a problem. It can lead ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Seely
30 years experience General Practice
HYPOGLYCEMIA: Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) is a complication of getting too much of any insulin. Since Lantus (insulin glargine) Insulin is injected you may have ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mahesh Allam
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Diabetes: The four medications work in 4 different mechanisms with the end goal of keeping blood sugar under control. Would suggest taking Glimepiride in morni ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Not much different: Some minor differences but all in all, they are fine. Once/week vs. Once/day. The main thing is Bydureon (exenatide) takes 6-10 weeks to reach maximum ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Bydureon (exenatide) Side Effect: Go to the following web site. http://www.drugs.com/sfx/bydureon-side-effects.html.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Lantus (insulin glargine): I am assuming that your insulin injections have been started not long ago. Injections should not cause weight gain but there is a more important issue ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience Endocrinology
No conversion: Hi. There is no standard conversion factor between Victoza (liraglutide) and Januvia. Victoza (liraglutide) is much more efficacious and also causes w ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Side effects: Main side effect for victoza (liraglutide) is nausea, that's why you were started on 0.6 mg. Eventually, your doctor will ask you to go to 1.2 mg and ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Yes: Any injections can cause discomfort depends on the needle size, fortunately with the pen needles, this is becoming less of a problem. Ask your doctor ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Victoza (liraglutide): There are many other options if it is believed that Victoza (liraglutide) is causing side effects. Your endocrinologist or prescriber for above mentio ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience Endocrinology
Easy!: Hi. Easy! Increase the dose! We usually start low to keep hypoglycemia risk in check. So advance the dose until you get the effect you're after. Use y ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Kern
42 years experience Endocrinology
Dangerous supplement: Your fbg is normal. Hopefully your a1c is also good, so it looks like you are controlling your diabetes well. Oxyelite pro contains caffeine, but al ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Nguyen
12 years experience Anesthesiology
Insulin: It is a long acting Insulin used in Insulin dependent diabetics.
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A 71-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joan Sy
Dr. Joan Sy answered
27 years experience Family Medicine
No Know interaction: Luckily there is no known drug interaction in combining or using both these medications. Individuals do react differently to medications so if you ar ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Sinusitis: The medications you report are not related to sinusitis. For sinusitis you should seek an ear, nose, and throat doctor Regarding your three diabetes m ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Yes: It is a pill to help control and reduce sugar levels of the blood.
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda DiMeglio
27 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
Need more info: Most people diagnosed with type 2 diabetes continue to make insulin for many years. The way to tell this is by measuring a blood level of c-peptide. A ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
Diabetes medication: Treats diabetes mellitus. Insulin is a hormone that helps get sugar from the blood to the muscles, where it is used for energy. This type of Insulin u ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Congratulations: Great move. Well, NovoLog is quicker acting but also quicker getting out of your system. So make sure you eat as soon as you inject. As with any insul ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Yes: These are two very good Insulin frequently used in the treatment of both type of diabetes.
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
You are high risk: For coronary artery disease, just based upon the very limited data you give. You should control your glucose until HGB alc is <7.0. Low carb weight ... Read More

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