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Insulin not working to lower BG after 34+ years of T1D

Hi all ! I really need some help here...I have been T1D since 1980 just got a CGM this month...still take shots can't afford the pump &…

Started by KayLo

28 on Monday
Reply by PeggyEllen

Dr. appt. lost 36 lbs. A1C 6.4 (still)--still won't go down--has to be the steroids

Hi all, sorry I've been off the radar lately. Life has gotten in the way--work, family, sick (RA), etc. Anyway, went to endo last Friday. H…

Started by Kate

37 Aug 1
Reply by mary

HIGH BG with Insulin, Metformin and Invokana

Hi all! I've been a T1 for the past 14 years and always managed good control, my last A1c was 7.0. I'm on a t:slim pump and wear a Dexcom r…

Started by mmr5020

12 Jul 29
Reply by 2hobbit1

Is it okay to use metformin while you are on an insulin pump and CGM?

I used to be on metformin as well as glyburide and Januvia. However,at some point, my blood glucoses started to be really high and doctor s…

Started by Sandy

17 May 9
Reply by Sandy

Glicazide+metformin caused weight gain?

Hello everyone!! I was diagnosed with diabetes 5 years ago. I was on Metformin (2000mg) most of the time. But recently (Oct.2013) I was put…

Started by sangzter

3 Mar 20
Reply by David (dns)

Help, albumin in urine?

Hello. So, I've had type 2 for at least 7 years. I suffer from bipolar disorder with serious depression. So I did not take any control of i…

Started by Dawnnikki98

6 Jan 17
Reply by Dave

Double Diabetes

DOUBLE DIABETES There were no diabetes "types" when I was diagnosed in 1945. All people diagnosed with diabetes were treated with insulin t…

Started by Richard157

24 Dec 17, 2013
Reply by Richard157

Anyone using Metformin for a long time? what about Kidney disease?

I have been using Metformin for 5 years and have recently discovered that I have stage3 Chronic Kidney disease. This is apparently, not dan…

Started by Hana Rous

44 Nov 23, 2013
Reply by twinchick

FDA cracking down on offshore metformin with no prescription needed

i am furious about this. When i first found i was diabetic (a1c 5.9, but morning fbg 130 to 140 regularly) no doctor in my area would give…

Started by brunhilde

24 Aug 8, 2013
Reply by brunhilde

Hmmmm what to do, what to do...

OK. So I met with my doc. A long and complicated process as I am about to explain... After really roller-coastering BGLs I finally got in t…

Started by Kervinator

8 Jul 30, 2013
Reply by Scott A

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