I have not been able to get my Byetta for 2 weeks. I am on the 10 mg is it going to hurt for me to start back up on the 10 mg?  I have been told that if you are off of Byetta for a month or longer that I would have to start back up at 5 mg but it will not hurt me to go back on 10 mg even though I have been off a couple of weeks.. Does anyone have any info about this?

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well the more byetta you have the more nauseous you tend to feel. I would take 10 mg but byetta is supposed to be hard on the liver so perhaps easing in might be better. if it was a month without i think it might be worth a couple of weeks at 5 mg then move back up to normal.

I have no medical training what so ever, I think you will feel sick for a while after each injection for a few days but its your choice. I have a high body mass which probably helps if your little then its probably better to build up again.

I probably don't make the best choices , i nearly died twice last year. Talk to your doctor if you can not find anyone who has had a similar experience to your self.
Thank you John for your reply. I asked the pharmacist today when I picked up my refilll but she said to check with my Dr's office. My Dr once told me that if you are not on it for at least a month then it would be necessary to start over with 5 mg but I will call tomorrow & verify that. Thanks again for your advise.




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