Related topic: Januvia, Type 2 diabetes
Review: how effective is Januvia for Type 2 diabetes?
(By eHealthMe on Apr, 23, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.2/5
Long term ratings: 3.3/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Januvia (sitagliptin phosphate) is for Type 2 diabetes. The study is based on 143 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Januvia
Januvia (latest outcomes from 19,528 users) has active ingredients of sitagliptin phosphate. It is often used in diabetes.
Type 2 diabetes
Type 2 diabetes (latest reports from 219,657 patients) are typically treated by Metformin Hydrochloride, Metformin, Januvia, Glipizide, Actos, Janumet.
On Apr, 23, 2014: 143 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||47.55%||52.45% |
Age of people who take Januvia for Type 2 diabetes * :
|Type 2 diabetes||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.70%||6.29%||13.29%||30.07%||49.65% |
Who find Januvia more effective for Type 2 diabetes?
Gender of people who find Januvia more effective * :
|Type 2 diabetes||45.45%||54.55% |
Age of people who find Januvia more effective * :
|Type 2 diabetes||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.64%||18.18%||20.00%||58.18% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (2 months ago):
I have been experiencing jaw pain on the right side of my face, including the cheekbone area, and chest pain directly between my breasts in the sternum area. This chest pain goes through to my back. This started when I began taking Januvia for my Type 2 Diabetes about a month ago - my dosage is only 25mg.
I'm curious whether others have experienced the same problems. Thank you.
From this study (11 months ago):
I'm a 63 year old male. Life long nonsmoker. Diagnosed with bladder cancer in December 2010. Bladder was surgically removed in March of 2010 and one was constructed out of my small intestine.
From this study (12 months ago):
Have Diabetes II and keep hearing and reading that Breast Cancer can be caused by Insulin and reoccur from insulin feeding the cancer and making it harder to get rid of. I have had a lumpectomy and radiation and am starting to heal. Besides not eating carbs and sugars are the medicines mentioned also putting me at risk for a reoccurance.
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