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when is the best time of day to take januvia

A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
51 years experience Endocrinology
Best in am: before breakfast as its greatest benefit is reducing sugars after eating

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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Morning: So you don't forget it and it works during the portion of the day when you take in your food.
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
CKD, CHF, ...: Please do not take Januvia (sitagliptin) until you have spoken to your kidney and/or heart doctor.
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
41 years experience Internal Medicine
NO: You can take it. Need to have your kidney functions, hga1c and microalbuminuria checked periodically.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Bed time: although shouldn't cause sedation, sleepiness, some persons feel sleepy after taking it, if causing you trouble and you drive, please consider an alte ... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurdeep Sareen
Specializes in Pharmacology
Before food: Unless otherwise instructed, insulins are taken 15- 30 minutes BEFORE food with the exception of Insulin lispro which is to be taken less than 15 minu ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
29 years experience Holistic Medicine
Probiotics: Best time is at bedtime so good bacteria have the most time to affect intestinal levels.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
GABA: Evening time, unless otherwise specified by your doctor.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Am: as you might have trouble sleeping, caution though if you have hypertension or glaucoma, read the warnings, see your doctor if it doesn't work
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Whatever time of: Day works best for you. Select a time that you can work into your routine and remember. Try to take it the same time each day. Take care.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jyoti Ramakrishna
35 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Morning: Usually in the morning on an empty stomach, and do not eat for 1/2 hour after. However if yoyur symptoms are at night, then doctors may prescribe it t ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Celexa (citalopram): That depends on your doctor's preference. Some do well taking it in the morning with food, some take it with dinner, & some divide the daily dose to t ... Read More
A 69-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Evening: The best time is when you remember to take it.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Be consistent: It really doesn't matter what time of day, but try to take it at about the same time each day. Good wishes.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
When you remember: When you can remember and build it into your regular routine.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Morning: Use first morning urine for pregnancy test. Do it 4-5 days after a missed period. If the result is negative, repeat it in 4-5 days, unless you get a p ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Omeprazole: Follow the directions on the label or ask the pharmacist and Dr.
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ward Dean
Dr. Ward Dean answered
42 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
No best time: I don't think it makes any difference when they are taken--nor is there a limit.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
38 years experience Sports Medicine
Mornings?: I prefer mornings for the following gets your body and brain warmed up for the day exercise is done for the day - no way to get sidetracked and not ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marsha Wheatley
37 years experience Psychiatry
Morning: Stimulate at a time when you can best metabolize and utilize nutrients. Make sure these are safe and approved appetite enhancers.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Morton Levitt
48 years experience Pathology
Credanil Dosing: Rad this first===>http://forum.Parkinson.Org/index.Php?/topic/11841-sinemet/. As you see, the dosing of credanil is symptom-driven and the timing of t ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
As above : At bedtime.
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A female asked:
Dr. Daniel Goldman
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Anytime: There is no best time of day to take folic acid. These days, most foods are fortified with folic acid to prevent folate defeciency. However, if you ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
AM after restroom.: Best time to weigh yourself is in the morning after using the restroom.
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