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Insulin glargine, marketed by Sanofi-Aventis under the name Lantus, is a long-acting basal insulin analogue, given once daily to...
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Does Lantus cause Constipation ?

#71 in Lantus discussions - 73 posts discuss Constipation with Lantus. Constipation is #71 concern in Lantus discussions.
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occasional nausea, feeling tired, and constipation...
" ...started a Victoza about a week ...change and the addition of Lantus. The side effects I'm having are headaches, occasional nausea, feeling tired, and constipation. My dr told m... "

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crohns attack which means I'm either totally constipated...
" ...type 1.5 I take Metformin twice a day ...3 times a day and lantus once at night. I now appear to be having a perminant crohns attack which means I'm either totally constipated or running all the... "

only Lantus) and also has many problems with constipation....
" My mother has type 2 diabetes (and takes only Lantus) and also has many problems with constipation. Interestingly, she has learned to predict constipation based on her blood sugar... "

am eating little portions) and I also have been constipated...
" ...Lantus my BG numbers are the lowest I've seen in years! Plus I've lost 13 pounds. I experienced nausea week two but that has gone away. Still have an upset stomach every day, usually after lunch (... "

my my anus is going to split wide open. 2. I start sweating...
" ...pen daily. Within the last several months, I have gotten constipated. I feel like it's coming out but find myself holding it for several reason. 1. It feels like my my anus is going to split wide... "

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ongoing problems with constipation alternating with diarrhea...
" ...day and Lantus insulin at ...my Lantus dose is down to 34 units from 58 units.  Mild nausea in the beginning but have had ongoing problems with constipation alternating with diarrhea. Since... "

and constipation I started Lantus in 6 months ago. Ever...
" Lantus and constipation I started Lantus in 6 months ago. Ever ...see if anyone else has the constipation problem I have not had ...weight gain nor rashes with Lantus, if that helps... "

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before taking this. Made me feel terrible! Stopped this med...
" ...and Lantus. helped in bringing down bs levels, BUT, started having constant nausea and constipation which I hadn't had before taking this. Made me feel terrible! Stopped this med and... "

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8 mg and Lantus 50 units once a day. This works well for me...
" ...mg and Lantus 50 units once a day. This works well for ...I cut the invokana in half 150mg thinking that the drug is making me constipated and it work ...working that's when my doctor put me ... "

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a week. My stomach swells after I inject and I get headaches...
" ...I, Lantus, Levemerand the latest, Insuman 25 Combi. I am swelling up and putting on weight very quickly - half a stone in nearly a week. My stomach swells after I inject and I get headaches too.... "

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