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Does Levemir cause Weight Gain ?

Weight Gain is a known side effect of Levemir
#2 in Levemir discussions - 842 posts discuss Weight Gain with Levemir. Weight Gain is #2 concern in Levemir discussions.
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is when they put me on Levemir and Humalog. I now weigh...
" I am on Humalog and Levemir and the weight gain has been awful! I weighed ...diagnosed as a LADA diabetic on 3/13/13. That is when they put me on Levemir and Humalog. I... "

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Recently, when I started on Levemir, my doctor said \"this...
" My weight went up significantly when I started on ...insulin. Recently, when I started on Levemir, my doctor said \"this one doesn't cause weight gain\", implying that the others do! ...layman's terms just... "

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my levemir and it's not doing anything, either wrong...
" ...doing great'..how can this be good and yes, I'm gaining weight because I keep increasing my levemir and it's not doing anything, either wrong doses or timing or whatever. i... "

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evemir insulin . I have piled on more weight in the past 3 w...
" ...wrong button !! Saxagliptin and levemir insulin . I have piled on more weight in the past 3 weeks ...the insulin !! My nurse has suggested Byetta of which I know ...nothing about it... "

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some people prefer levemir because it is meant to be better...
" I think that some people prefer levemir because it is meant to be better for weight gain than lantus, but really even ...he main study people on levemir did put on weight just not as much as... "

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take Lantus I take Levemir now because Lantus was making...
" I do not take Lantus I take Levemir now because Lantus was making me gain the weight, I do not know if I have to take Symlin for the rest of my life that is something I would have... "

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1 stone - am well sketchy being on the levemir again due to...
" ...lost 1 stone - am well sketchy being on the levemir again due to weight gain -... "

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I've gained about 16 pounds in 8 weeks of using Lantus. My...
" Wow! I've gained about 16 pounds in 8 weeks of using Lantus. My diet is low carb and BG is ...is also causing edema-not a good thing. Does anyone know if Levemir is less prone to causing weight gai... "

and that kills me...I am on levemir 50 units a day splitted...
" ...cant see any results and that kills me...I am on levemir 50 units a day splitted and Novo Rapid but ...in about 250 or so and afraid to increase levemir because of weight gain, I am confused... "

anything. I was already on the Levemir and my doctor...
" ...very good care of my diabetes and I have gained weight. I ended up in the hospital earlier this year after developing acute bronchitis and pneumonia which brought on diabetic ketoacidosis because I... "

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