Glad I can give you my experience using Symlin. I started on it in early October 2009 and I take 3 shots a day before each meal. I can say it has really helped me get control of my diabetes. It just one of the components that has helped me go from a 12.4 to 6.7 in about 15 month.s

In particular, Symlin has greatly reduced the amount of food I intake on a daily basis. What I found is that my food cravings between meals has been basically eliminated. I normally eat three (3) meals a day disgesting an average of 120 carbs on a daily basis. The end result is I am satisfied after each meal. For me not to have that appetite is amazing. Symlin has been the g=biggest factor in getting rid of the 'carb cravings' that would drive my BGs up.

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Comment by Cara on January 19, 2010 at 5:29am
This is my 2nd go around with symlin and aside from the morning nausea, its worked great.
Comment by Xanthasun on January 19, 2010 at 8:06am
Glad you're having such a positive experience. For me just getting ridding of the empty/pseudo hunger feeling after each meal alone is worth an extra shot! Though it does seem to smooth things out too.

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