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Does Levemir cause Weight Gain ?

Weight Gain is a known side effect of Levemir
#2 in Levemir discussions - 819 posts discuss Weight Gain with Levemir. Weight Gain is #2 concern in Levemir discussions.
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NPH I gained a lot of weight, and on Levemir I swelled up...
" ...carb than Lloyd, and still gained weight taking insulin. I've tried NPH and Levemir On NPH I gained a lot of weight, and on Levemir I swelled up like a balloon (edema). It's been pretty... "

on Novolog and Levemir. Both cause weight gain. Not sure if...
" I am on Novolog and Levemir. Both cause weight gain. Not sure if one is... "

emir to see which I think is better. The information I can...
" Lantus vs Levemir opinion I have a doctor ...have been researching Lantus vs Levemir to see which I think is better. The information I can find is that Levemir causes less weight gain. But I don't know... "

ime I was on Levemir I gained 15 pounds in one month, so I t...
" ...insulin? Last time I was on Levemir I gained 15 pounds in one month, so I ...weight) and don't treat my diabetes, which I know is ...but I don't want to gain MORE weight! Any thoughts or suggestions are... "

ome weight after moving to Levemir and doing DAFNE, but I...
" ...i'm on DAFNE in September so hopefully moving to Levemir and going on DAFNE will help a lot. They also think I will gain some weight after moving to Levemir and doing DAFNE, but I... "

now currently using Levemir and weight gain has been a bit...
" ...fat...and of course this causes weight gain. I do know that Lantus causes more weight gain than Levemir (I used Lantus in the past and gained alot of weight on it. I'm now currently using Levemir... "

ed levemir that causes less weight gain. Thank you for yo...
" ...wish I could have metformin - it's what I need to be on, but I had a liver transplant and my new liver is inflamed now too (HepC - the new liver was already infected when they gave it to me). Thank... "

weight, the weight started falling off after her levemir...
" ...22 hours. Oh and lantus made her gain weight, the weight started falling off after her levemir start!... "

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have lost almost all of the weight that I needed to over t...
" ...Hi, I am on Novorapid & Levemir, I have lost almost all of the weight that I needed to over the last 2 years and yet I still have to inject 210 units a day, this seems... "

on 2 kg with Protophane, lost 2kg with Levemir and stayed...
" ...insulins cause you to lose weight or put in on. I found this out when ...I didn't react to. I put on 2 kg with Protophane, lost 2kg with Levemir and stayed the same weight... "

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