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Diabetes mellitus, often simply referred to as diabetes, is a group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high blood sugar...
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Metformin 65,734 Lantus 15,665 Glucophage 7,092
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Liraglutide
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Metformin
Other name: Victoza (Victoza)
Other name: Glucophage (Glucophage)
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Method of use:
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Liraglutide (NN2211), marketed under the brand name Victoza, is a long-acting glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analog that has been developed by Novo Nordisk for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. The product was approved by the European Medicines Ag...
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Metformin (International Nonproprietary Name, pronounced , originally sold as Glucophage) is an oral antidiabetic drug in the biguanide class. It is the first-line treatment drug of choice for the treatment of diabetes mellitus type 2, in particu...
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About Liraglutide
Liraglutide (NN2211), marketed under the brand name Victoza, is a long-acting glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analog that has been developed by Novo Nordisk for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. The product was approved by the European Medicines Ag...
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About Metformin
Metformin (International Nonproprietary Name, pronounced , originally sold as Glucophage) is an oral antidiabetic drug in the biguanide class. It is the first-line treatment drug of choice for the treatment of diabetes mellitus type 2, in particu...
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Metformine before, but it causes severe dry mouth for me....
" ...I tried the Metformine before, but it causes severe dry mouth for me. I'm ...root canal problems, etc.). Liraglutide side effects also mention 'dry mouth'. Thanks for trying to... "

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type 2 diabetes and is on Metformin and an injection called...
" My hubby has type 2 diabetes and is on Metformin and an injection called Liraglutide.It helps kerb appetite and helps ...controlled with diet and Metformin/Gliclizide,his numbers have come right... "

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2 Metformin am and 2 Metformin pm as well as a Liraglutide...
" I take 2 Metformin am and 2 Metformin pm as well as a Liraglutide injection (12mg) per day. Anyone ...In fact, is there anyone else here that takes Liraglutide... "

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love liraglutide ,Victoza I have started on this drug ,its...
" I love liraglutide ,Victoza I have started on this drug ,its a great drug seems to work ...drug 12 and i have lantus and novorapid and metformin as well but this liraglutide seems to be great w... "

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has made a vast difference to many health issues in my...
" ... pio metformin so I was ...with the pio metformin. The Victoza (liraglutide) has made a vast difference to many health issues in my life and to ...months injecting Victoza has changed my... "

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I am also taking metformin with the liraglutide. It...
" Hi! I have just started taking liraglutide today (0.6). I have been on Byetta for 5 months and ...night! I am also taking metformin with the liraglutide. It was interesting to see... "

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I am also taking metformin with the liraglutide. It...
" ...Hi! I have just started taking liraglutide today (0.6). I have been on Byetta for 5 months and ...night! I am also taking metformin with the liraglutide. It was interesting to see... "

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Disease. Happily helping to moderate this great...
" ...Type 2 diabetes Metformin 500mg td Cholesterol and blood pressure on target with medication. Also living with Parkinson's Disease. Happily helping to moderate this... "

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then again i have a reaction to Metformin too but my nurse...
" ...I have been on Sitagliptin and had terrible itching and been sick quite a bit but then again i have a reaction to Metformin too but my nurse wants me to go on Liraglutide... "

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4 times and went back to metformin as i could deal with...
" ...on calorie control. My metformin gives me enough grief ...drugs 4 times and went back to metformin as i could deal with the side effects) they have put me on Liraglutide and between ... "

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