Patients Diabetes (Type 2)
Topic of the discussion
Posted on 9/26/19 1:38 AM
can others share their experience with this type 2 diabetes medication - Jardiance (generic name: empagliflozin)? The possible side effects sound frightening— what’s the reality? Thanks.
Beginning of the discussion - 10/15/19Jardiance: anyone have experience with this medication? Success / side effects? https://www.carenity.us/forum/diabetes-type-2/your-opinion-on-type-2-diabetes-treatments/jardiance-anyone-have-experience-with-this-medication-success-side-effects-1259
Posted on 10/15/19 4:18 AM
I do not have any experience with this medication. What side-effects are you concerned about? Are you on metformin?
Seems like every medication has side effects that worry us.
Posted on 10/26/19 3:24 AM
i've taken it but it had metformin in it and i can't take metformin since i got my gallblater out
Posted on 10/31/19 7:10 PM
I can't take metformin either--never put together the gall bladder removal prior to diabet es type2 but that makes sense. My doctor always says the diarrhea and bloating will go away, but they never do or really get any better.
Is there better oral drugs for type 2? I have a list of alternatives and most have gone generic but the doctors I go t o are all parrot s! Metformin, Metformin
Posted on 11/3/19 7:28 PM
@Hidden username there is Trulicity, Glipizide, januvia, and victoza - some of the ones I am familiar of.
Posted on 11/7/19 9:31 PM
Yes I do Jake134 I take Jardiance Victoza and Metformin...And they all seem to work for me...But I am no doctor..What works for me may not work for other's. I hope that this help's...