How effective is Januvia for Type 2 diabetes?
Summary: 150 Januvia users have rated its effectiveness for Type 2 diabetes.
Overall ratings: 3.2/5
Long term ratings: 3.3/5
This is a review of how effective Januvia (sitagliptin phosphate) is for Type 2 diabetes and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Januvia
Januvia has active ingredients of sitagliptin phosphate. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from 19,562 Januvia users)
Type 2 diabetes
Type 2 diabetes can be treated by Metformin Hydrochloride, Metformin, Januvia, Glipizide, Glimepiride, Actos. (latest reports from 92,839 Type 2 Diabetes patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 150 people are studied for taking Januvia in Type 2 diabetes
Januvia effectiveness for Type 2 diabetes (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Januvia for Type 2 diabetes * :
|Type 2 diabetes||46.67%||53.33% |
Age of people who take Januvia for Type 2 diabetes * :
|Type 2 diabetes||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.67%||6.00%||12.67%||32.00%||48.67% |
Who find Januvia more effective for Type 2 diabetes?
Gender of people who find Januvia more effective * :
|Type 2 diabetes||44.64%||55.36% |
Age of people who find Januvia more effective * :
|Type 2 diabetes||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.57%||17.86%||19.64%||58.93% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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My husband has Type 2 diabetes. About a year ago, he started getting confused. Now he falls down daily, has hallucinations and cannot do simple tasks. He had a CT Scan and it showed nothing. He was on Actos prior to the Januvia-Mettformin and switched to Janumet in December 2014.
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