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  • Levimir

    This is possibly a kind of odd question, but here goes. This weekend, I ws getting ready to give myself an injection, when I noticed the insulin had changed colors. It had turned red. Needless to say, I didn't give myself an injection with that pen. I got a new one out of the fridge and continued...
    Posted to Taking Charge of Type 2 by Madman on Mon, Jan 16 2012
  • Re: Levemir & Byetta

    That is a very good question. The short answer is no problem at all. However, for the first 3 months of the clinical program i took only levemir and by the end i was up to, i think 78 units. Then i started taking byetta along with it, and i did experience some night time only episodes of hypoglycemia...
    Posted to Taking Charge of Type 2 by Joel Steinberg on Thu, Aug 5 2010
  • Re: Levemir & Byetta

    i have completed the clinical trial combining levemir and byetta. I am now using 52 units of levemir, byetta twice a day, and my A1C is 5.6. oh, and i exercise vigorously 45 minutes a day. I am 60myears old, and have been a type 2 for 20 years
    Posted to Taking Charge of Type 2 by Joel Steinberg on Wed, Aug 4 2010
  • Re: Levemir & Byetta

    I am now on levemir 72 units once a day, 10mcg of byetta twice a day, and metformin I started the byetta 3 weeks ago, after 12 weeks of levemir. I now have perfect control. H A1C is now down to 6.5 and going down. This is quite different than HA1c of 9.3 in January.i no longer have any blood sugar tests...
    Posted to Taking Charge of Type 2 by Joel Steinberg on Thu, Jun 3 2010